Tag Archives: Manager

Career resilience 1: Introduction

24 Jun
Career Resilience: Colleagues Bottom Line

 Career Resilience 1: Introduction We often come across the term Career Resilience and just as often it makes us shudder. Deep down we know that if we’re doing something we love and that fulfils us we don’t need to be ‘resilient’. Life is good and moves along nicely when we are fulfilled. So, why is it that an …

New Career, new challenges

16 Apr

   Hospitality Manager   I’ve just begun a new career at the age of 56. It’s a great challenge and I’m so excited by it. This assessment has pointed out that life is more just my job and I need to re-consider all the other aspects of my life. For too long my life has been dragged …

Is your career sustainable?

14 Apr
Pensionable Age?

  Many Governments around the world are discussing the concept of raising the pensionable age to seventy years old. They cite their changing economic climates and their ageing populations as key drivers but there is little discussion about what kind of work will be expected from a senior worker. So my question to you is …

I Need a Career Epiphany.

07 Apr
Career Epiphany or Smart Choices

“Seek Knowledge and, in its getting, gain Wisdom” (Socrates) The other day, a friend told me that he needed a “Career Epiphany”. I simply smiled back at him. On one hand, I was glad that he was beginning to take his career, and its place in his life, seriously. On the other hand, I wondered what he thought an ‘Epiphany’ …