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When the Going Gets Tough, Career Coaching Helps

26 April 2021 | Our Views

At WOMBA, we have had an influx of requests for career coaching. We anticipated those on furlough or at risk of redundancy reaching out. But we are interested to note the the number of professionals considering whether now might be the right time to change career direction. According to a…
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The work-life juggle – why it’s ok not to “Be Perfect”

22 November 2018 | Our Views

Preparing for group coaching sessions makes me stop and think. It makes me reflect on my experience and what’s helped me, and how I can share. I recently led a #worklifebalance workshop at Nationwide Building Society’s Women in Technology event. This was attended by over 200 women, many of whom…
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When does your imposter strike?

19 July 2018 | Our Views

When I was asked to host a group coaching session for SheSays on Imposter Syndrome, I wasn’t expecting the unleashing of my imposter. Over the last few years my professional life has become closer to my purpose and in particular my coaching work with WOMBA where we help workplaces become…
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Confidence?

4 October 2017 | Our Views

  In order to fix a problem, you first need to understand it. What is bothering me at the moment, is that a number of wide-reaching programmes are being implemented across various industries to address the real issue of a lack of women in the talent pipeline. But the majority…
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I’m under no illusions about how hard juggling work and family life will be

20 January 2017 | Our Views

Making the effort to return to the workforce after my baby is born is anything but the easy option. But having dedicated such a lot to my career over the years, I’m unwilling to give it up in a single stroke. Working in a company with a good maternity scheme,…
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