Posts from the ‘Career’ category

Not Sure You’re Qualified? Go for the Job Anyway.

  “Why didn’t we have any female applicants?” This was the question posed by my colleague after a final round of candidate interviews. Where were the…

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Do You Need a Sponsor or a Mentor?

When I was a young PR manager working in New York in the late nineties, I desperately wanted to land an overseas assignment.  I tried to…

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Lessons from My First Job

Do you remember your first job right after college? Even though it was probably entry level it was a milestone. Unpaid internships now behind you, you were…

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Four Strategies to Stop Feeling Like a Fraud at Work

I had just landed my first major international assignment in Shanghai. The job was a promotion for me at one of the world’s largest and most prestigious…

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