Finding Meaning in your Work.

Posted Posted in Business, Cambridge, Career Brand, Career Coaching, Career Path, Career Theory, Careers, Coaching, CV, Decision Making, Goal Setting, Influence, Jobs, Organisations, Power, Problem Solving, Professional Identity, Psychology, Teleworking, Training, Work, Working at Home

Making your Work Meaningful The desire for fulfilling work is one of the great aspirations of our age and this short video from Roman Krznaric reveals how one might make it a reality. It explores the competing claims we face for money and status while doing something meaningful and in tune with our talents. Never easy I […]

The Philosophy of Work & Careers

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This is a different perspective on why your career and the work you do is so important to your sense of fulfillment, happiness and satisfaction with our lot. Have a look at this video from philosopher Alain de Botton to hear a different perspective on work and careers.  

Got a Career Itch – where to start scratching though?

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Career Brand, Career Coaching, Career Path, Career Theory, Careers, Coaching, CV, Employment, Learning & Develpment, Problem Solving, Psychology, Resume, Training, Work

I have been very fortunate to have worked with a number of Manchester Business School MBA students recently, helping them identify strengths and development areas for their immediate careers and their MBA studies. Now most believed (rightly so) that the MBA will kick start an upward trend in their careers and will open doors toward a […]

Managing Your Career Goals – Without You Even Knowing

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You know when you get really interested in a subject, things just seem to pop out of the woodwork without you even noticing?  Like when you have bought a new car and you start to notice all the cars same as yours. Same colour and same model etc. The motivation, goal or the drive to […]

The Coaching “Business” Conundrum

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Always interesting to read about the many different flavours of business, executive or career coaching psychology on LinkedIn and the web. Coaching, of course, is fast becoming an ever increasingly popular tool for supporting personal & professional development. With a raft of 2-week life-coaching & business mentoring courses through to MSc qualifications in coaching psychology, there […]