All things adulting, Career

Four things to consider before changing careers

I don’t know whether it’s a culmination of reading Becoming or Lean in or the fact that I would really like a career in writing but changing careers has been on my mind. How many of you are stuck in a job that you’ve worked hard getting into, yet you are not getting fulfilled in… Read More Four things to consider before changing careers

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6 Habits we need to break in the workplace

So I just got off the phone with the adulting committee, you know the one that refuses to cancel my adulting subscription. They just informed me one cannot simply retire from work at 30, a girl cannot get a break. That’s why today I am posting on something that I can control the unhealthy habits… Read More 6 Habits we need to break in the workplace

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What to consider before becoming besties with your boss?

Considering the amount of time, we spend at the office it would be to our advantage to get along with our colleagues as this creates a better foundation for teamwork. Getting to know your boss a bit better might prevent you going all horrible bosses on them (no killing them is not an option).Rather seeing… Read More What to consider before becoming besties with your boss?

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How to practise self-care at the office in 6 easy steps

Before you throw that stapler at your colleague or say that expletive ask yourself, do you have bail money and time to go wash out your mouth? Today I am dedicating this post to people who are feeling overwhelmed at work and your lover Merlot is too far away (at home) and not answering your… Read More How to practise self-care at the office in 6 easy steps

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International day of woman and girl in science

I long for days where we do not need days like these, however as long as women and girls are excluded from participating fully in science, form less than 30% of the world’s researchers and there are still inequalities experienced by women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) then such  days are not only… Read More International day of woman and girl in science

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What not to do at your work end year function

It’s that time of the year again for office year end/ Christmas parties, where the alcohol will be flowing and some mandatory speeches we all wish we could press fast forward will be given. I thought to myself why not continue with my winning formula and be your Inyala Vazant to your fix my life… Read More What not to do at your work end year function

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The Price of Owning your Craft

I am an avid believer of living a life of your own choosing and doing everything necessary to pursue your passion. I have written about the year of the side hustle. However there are some downsides to owning your craft, today I want to talk to the entrepreneurs the people carving out their own paths,… Read More The Price of Owning your Craft

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How to effectively deal with Burnout

I find that as the sun is coming back to shower us with some love, there is this pressure to complete all the projects before year-end. Also if your company does KPI reviews you might be saying yes to more than you can handle in order to get a bigger bonus. Compound that with those… Read More How to effectively deal with Burnout

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4 Pro tips to stop Procrastinating Now

We are never ever, ever getting back together. I have been singing that song for a bit over a decade but procrastination keeps on coming back. Reminds me of the good times we spent binging that series instead of finishing an assignment. Then I remind him of the bad times: me (trying and failing ever… Read More 4 Pro tips to stop Procrastinating Now

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5 Things To Do When You Absolutely Hate Your Job

So I have just gotten off the phone with a friend that isn’t getting on well with her boss certain promises were made and the boss isn’t keeping them. My friend needed an ear to listen and some advice and since I work in HR she thought she could kill two birds with one stone.… Read More 5 Things To Do When You Absolutely Hate Your Job