Yes, I know we’re over half way through the year, but in Dubai, I always feel like there’s this sense of a new beginning when everyone is back from the summer, and this is the perfect time to reassess your goals for the last four months of the year! I’ve got loads I want to achieve before we welcome in 2018,
Public speaking gets a bad wrap. The first time you were probably invited to address an audience would have been in your early years in school at ‘show and tell’. You’re asked by the teacher to bring in something interesting to the class and tell them about it. Easy enough, right?
I’ve recently been working with a lot of clients through my coaching practice at Nudge, who are struggling to deal with Imposter Syndrome; “the inadequacy that people feel in the workplace, even if they are entirely able to fill a position successfully.”
There are studies that show that it’s most prominent in high-achieving women,
Before I start this post, I’m going to be completely transparent myself. I actively reached out to Spinneys with my questions and they were more than obliging to answer and invite me in store to show me around. I did not receive any payment or discounts.
I’ve mentioned before that since becoming pregnant,
I have to confess, I’ve always been a morning person! But, starting up Nudge and then becoming pregnant has me adverse to doing things in a rush or last minute which is why I like to get on top of things and start my day the right way, for me. Everyone is different but the space to breathe by creating my morning routine has made me a better person to myself,
It’s that time of year when over the course of three months or so you start to receive out-of-office messages periodically, and you count down the days until you can switch yours on yourself. But, rather than just think of it as something to state how long you’re gone for and what alternative contact there might be,
Two years ago I had just left my corporate role and embarked on a journey that has been one of the most eye-opening and rewarding of my entire life, entrepreneurship and starting up Nudge. In the summer of 2015, I had no idea I would work harder than I ever had before,
It’s been so much fun building my business, Nudge, over the last two years but, there’s nothing better than rewarding my amazing supporters! You guys are always so loyal and engaged with me, so I’m doing a giveaway this week! (Worth over AED1000!)
I’ve partnered up with Fairmont The Palm and the gorgeous Willow Stream Spa to give one lucky winner a Bosslady afternoon tea with me to ask any questions about making the leap of faith from the corporate world,
100 hour weeks, the hustle, being part of the 30 under 30 crowd or just trying to be noticed by your terrible but in-charge manager can feel like you’re constantly in an episode of Ninja Warrior and you’re never going to push that damn buzzer. Burnout, which I’ve experienced, comes in all shapes and sizes and affects everyone differently.
#bleisure is my go to word when I describe most of my trips these days. As sole owner/operator of Nudge I need to make sure I’m contactable and on top of business even when I might have a change of environment or be in a different time zone to my clients.