Lessons for women business owners from the Netflix series Self Made, based on the life story of Madame CJ Walker.
Why you need a side hustle
As part of the re-invention of this blog i am going to do a series on various ‘mums in stilettos‘ from different parts of the world and how they are managing to keep all their balls in the air. This week I will feature a mom based in Brisbane Australia. Unlike our part of theContinue reading “Meet Rudo- Being authentically herself”
Tomorrow 5th of July marks exactly a year since I accepted a work assignment that saw my family and I leaving our country of birth Zimbabwe and settling in Nairobi Kenya. Initially I thought this would be easy. I told myself I was still with the same organization, I was still in Africa, English was stillContinue reading “Outside my comfort zone”
We had a brief discussion with collegues a few days ago. The question that was asked was how do people in your organisation get promoted? Is it based on achievements or on connections? Anyone keen on progressing their career needs to have an answer to this question. Have an honest analysis of the various people thatContinue reading “…of achievements and connections”
I have seen many well qualified women being passed for promotions they deserved. The main reason being they are waiting for someone usually their boss to offer them the position. It is very important for women especially to manage their career development actively not passively. Speaking out and expressing our career goals is very important.Continue reading “Speak Out”