Just researching what the standard pay range is in your industry and practising asking what you want in salary negotiations isn’t enough. While you might be ready to say “I know the starting salary for someone in this position is XYZ” you may not have prepared for the response being, “This is our best offer,
Blow Dry Bars, like Be Bar in Dubai, are disrupting the traditional salon industry, offering women quick, affordable doses of fabulousness and me-time. With revenues in the millions of US dollars over seas, I sat down with Andrea Lindeyer the co founder of Be Bar Blow Dry Bar in Jumeirah to discuss the business of enhancing every woman’s beauty,
Being engaged and present is easier said than done, especially when you’re juggling commitments but in business it’s essential to be switched on and absorbing information that’s being fed to you. If you miss out on crucial details and try and fill in the blanks on your own, you risk losing the opportunity to impress colleagues,
Fahim and I spent the most wonderful long weekend at Huka Lodge in Taupo. It was incredible to take some time for ourselves to unwind and switch off, outside of the city during our December visit to New Zealand and just spend time together. Huka Lodge has attracted the likes of HM Queen Elizabeth and The Queen Mother!
It’s one of the most liberating words I’m learning to use in business and life, primarily as an adult. No. Two letters and a whole lot of power comes with saying no. Knowing how to to use the word can be tricky however when you’re saying no to people you love and respect,
I like to think of myself as pretty organised in business and life but when I got pregnant, baby brain hit hard. From having energy and being on top of everything to just feeling like I had jelly for a brain was difficult! There was no way I just stop working and chill out on the couch,
Pregnancy is a time of change, and when you look at statistics; up to 80% of women are wearing the wrong size bra, you need all the support you can get! When it comes to the best maternity bras and the best nursing bras the cup runneth over with choices at TKD Lingerie,
Auckland is the city I was born in and alongside Dubai, I’ll always call it home. It’s got the best balance of water front living, a cosmopolitan make up and gorgeous natural beauty and because it’s a relatively small city compared with other parts of the world, you can go from city to beach just like that.
Ughhhhh, I know. Imitation is supposed to be the sincerest form of flattery, but having someone copy or steal your work can not only annoy the hell out of you it’s illegal in some cases. But, there’s always the question of, do they think of my work in admiration or is it just blatant duplication?
After this summer’s Italian road trip I am totally in love with Medditeranian flavours, and this tomato and burrito salad takes me right back to La Dolce Vita. Bursts of tangy tomato coated in creamy burrata and just the right amount of tartness from the olive oil and onions are perfect for a light summer salad at midday or entree to dinner.