24 Reasons Why Social Skills Are the Key to Business Success

What is the importance of social skills in business? Strong social skills are the difference between a good business person and a great one. Yet in business, the importance of social skills are often overlooked and neglected.

Professional Branding: Build the First Impression You Want on LinkedIn

What is LinkedIn personal branding and how can you get it? LinkedIn is a powerful tool to build your personal brand. It’s not only where hiring managers go to find information about potential job candidates or where clients go to source information about service providers, it’s where business people will form a first impression about […]

Free Training: “6 Key Mistakes to Avoid When Creating a Confident, Powerful Image”

Would you like to know how to create a confident powerful image? I’d love you to join me for a free training session I’m hosting on November 14th, 2014 from 4pm CET (10am EST), 
“6 Key Mistakes to Avoid When Creating a Confident, Powerful Image”.

Can Women Be Confident AND Elegant?

There’s so much talk in the media about how women should be more confident, powerful, and authoritative. We’re told to find our female gravitas, exude executive presence, and project leadership qualities if we aspire to reach the corner office.

How to Handle Negative Office Gossip

Have you ever wondered how to handle negative office gossip? I recently published a blog post titled “Why Gossiping Does Not Belong in the Workplace” which turned out to be quite a popular post receiving many “shares” on social media and comments. It seems that gossip in the workplace is a topic that resonates with many […]

Simple Guide to Executive Colours

Are wondering what are the best colours to wear to work as an executive? Choosing what to wear to work is one of the most frustrating times of the day for a busy professional. Not only do you have to choose between different styles of clothing and levels of formality, but you also need to […]

Why Gossiping Does Not Belong in the Office

Are you trying to find reasons why gossiping does not belong in the office? Have you ever had people talk about you behind your back? If you’ve been to high school, chances are this has happened to you on more than one occasion.

Savvy Networking Know-How (Part 2)

In my last post, I revealed to you three tips for Savvy Networking Know-How. In today’s post, I’m delighted to give away three more including when to arrive at a networking event.

What to Pack for a Winter Business Trip (for Men)

Are you a businessman wondering what to pack for a winter business trip for men? Following up on a recent blog post for ladies, in this post I’m offering advice for men with eight tips on what to pack for your business trip in winter.

How to Power Dress in Summer Without Black (for Women)

I’ve talked a lot in previous posts about high-contrast dressing. It’s a powerful way to immediately project confidence and strength in the business world. I find that most people choose to create their high-contrast outfits using black; it’s often the easiest option. However, in summer, black is usually the last colour you want to wear as […]