Breaking through the glass ceiling

Breaking through the glass ceiling

Nobody is going to start to pretend that we now have complete gender equality in the US workplace – or indeed across the world. The inequality in the boardroom, especially, has proved stubborn and difficult to re-balance. However, recent years have seen a...
Is Insurance the Next Growth Industry?

Is Insurance the Next Growth Industry?

Insurers find themselves with many challenges to deal with in the coming years, but also many reasons to feel confident about growth. So, will Insurance prove to be the next growth industry? Taking a look at the context and seeing where insurers stand right here,...
Work / life balance in Corporate America

Work / life balance in Corporate America

There’s a general consensus that we Americans struggle with the notion of a work/life balance. Certainly, there’s also a general feeling that Europe is ahead of the curve, and that the US is lagging behind somewhat when it comes to getting the balance...
It’s not what you say, but how you say it

It’s not what you say, but how you say it

“It’s not what you say, but how you say it.” It’s a phrase we hear time and time again. You could say it is over-familiar. You might call it a cliché. However, it’s well-used for one very, very good reason – it’s true. Imagine...
Keys to success in the first 100 days on a new job

Keys to success in the first 100 days on a new job

Regardless of your level of experience, starting a new job can be a pretty daunting experience. The first 100 days are crucial. How much you settle in and start to feel comfortable will depend a lot on the quality of the company’s onboarding process, but you – the new...
Why & How Best to Use a Recruiter

Why & How Best to Use a Recruiter

Recruiters sometimes have an unfair reputation. What’s more, the fact is recruiters do get things done: they help companies fill vacancies, and they help candidates get jobs, so why is it best to use a recruiter – and how is it best to use a recruiter? Guidance and...