This week I got email feedback from an unsuccessful job pitch. It said I came across as not much of a go-getter and too laid back. I was mystified and bemused. Anyone that knows me knows I can be obsessive about reaching my goals, to the point of tunnel vision.   The more I thought about…

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I was looking for stock photographs of women that looked like me (brown and chunky), to use with marketing and social media content. I noticed two things – finding photos of women in business settings wasn’t easy. They tended to be either a group of men (or men’s hands) or headless women (I don’t know…

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On my flight home to the UK last month I watched ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’. (the film doesn’t do the book justice, but that’s a whole other blog topic!). Part of the story involves Bernadette trusting a Virtual Assistant (VA) called Manjula to run her life for her. What the film doesn’t show us, is…

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