Leveraging your network: ready, set, grow!

Leveraging your network: ready, set, grow!

“Sometimes, idealistic people are put off the whole business of networking as something tainted by flattery and the pursuit of selfish advantage. But virtue in obscurity is rewarded only in Heaven. To succeed in this world you have to be known to people.” – Sonia...
Mentoring women in global development

Mentoring women in global development

Mentoring women in global development – It pays off! “There is a ‘glass ceiling’ in the international development sector. It’s not as pronounced as in the Fortune 500 or the tech worlds … but it’s real.” — Fiona Macaulay, founder and CEO, WILD Network Recently I...
Resilience: How to create your own super power

Resilience: How to create your own super power

‘People are like teabags, they don’t know how strong they are until they are put in hot water.’ Eleanor Roosevelt   Are you working in a high stress environment where the demands are overwhelming and/or never ending? Are you working long hours at headquarters, in the...
Imposter Syndrome – Are you faking it?

Imposter Syndrome – Are you faking it?

  “I can’t believe that I am responsible for working with these donors, I have no idea how I got this job?!” “Anyone could have prepared the monitoring and evaluation plan on such short notice …it was nothing.” “All my colleagues are more talented than me, it is...