Entrepreneurship in times of uncertainty: Act Today, Build Tomorrow

Entrepreneurs are often described as the heroes of today. Unlike their comics counterparts, they step up to unprecedented challenges on their path to success. They are not facing any supernatural forces though, but very real obstacles in their trial to build a successful venture: marketing positioning, lack of investments and …

Change – Get unstuck in your career

Change is painful, but nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong. – Mandy Hale Change is inevitable. And scary. And exciting. Some people do everything in their power to avoid change; others look for ways to change themselves, their works, and their situations at any given …

2020 – One year to boost your career

The New Year is here and so are all our resolutions, plans and hopes for a better year. Personally, I have this love-hate relationship with New Years. There is of course the excitement of starting over; a blank page where to write a new story, exactly how we like it. …

Don’t let your career just happen, make it happen!

Don’t let your career “just happen”, make it happen Find your professional purpose or Ikigai   “When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they …

Change Management: from embracers to ambassadors of change

A brief history of change management From Embracers to Ambassadors of Change   Caught in the winds of change, most people feel ill-at-ease, insecure, and sometimes even scared. Stephen Hawking, visionary physicist who passed away a few weeks ago, was well known for his theories on black holes and many …

What’s next? How to navigate in the world after University

What’s next? How to navigate in the world after University The world after University – how to find your way in the job market   You are reaching the end of your studies. Years of learning and passing exams come to their end. But do you really know what to …

How to compete in the Olympic games of job hunting

How to compete in the Olympic games of job hunting On the job (marathon) hunt? Get ready like an Olympian!   The Winter Olympic Games kicked off in PyeongChang. Thousands of athletes are on their starting blocks hoping to win those long coveted medals after intense preparation, training and sacrifices. And job …

How to gain control of your time?

How to gain control of your time? Based on the TED Talk “How to gain control of free time” by Laura Vanderkam   Discussions on time management seem to be endless. First and foremost a skill, it appears that in today’s working environment, time management is expected and required to …