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A career coach’s advice in the age of automation

The impact of mechanised and digital automation has spread from warehouse floors to courtroom chambers with any repeated or predictable action being reassigned from a role to an algorithm. Adding momentum to this tidal wave of change is the accelerating rate AI is learning to replicate previously considered human only abilities. In the wake of this change is you, the person in the middle whose…

7 Steps to Build Confidence

My dad recently visited from the UK, and whilst I love him dearly as he is genuinely one of life’s really good humans, I always cringe when he tells stories of me when I was young. I don’t know if anyone else feels the same when their parents remind them of how they were decades ago. For me when I was very young, I was…

Why women can be our own worst enemy

Let me explain why I entitled this blog, ‘Why women can be our own worst enemy.’  Visualise a young person close to you, this could be your son / daughter / nephew / niece / friend’s child. Imagine they really want to get into the A team for the sport they play. Their sport might be cricket, netball, tennis – the sport is not important,…

Can’t afford outplacement? Think again.

We all know that outplacement services are beneficial; for the impacted employees, those having to deliver the news and for those who remain, knowing their impacted colleagues are being given the best guidance for a career transition. Naturally the way their colleagues are treated is likely to be the way they will be treated should they need to also exit, so existing employees always watch…