CAREER BLOG

The first year of entrepreneurship I. – Welcome to the new reality

“When you first recognize that you are afraid of changes, you have really become old.”  This sentence burnt into my mind. It was also there when in one day, being 40+ and female in a masculine industry, living in a foreign country, decided to turn around and leave my fancy, well-paid and spectacular job (with …

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Writing about writing

… is probably one of the most difficult things, in the sense that until being confronted with with questions, like “why  are you writing”, “how do you decide what to write about”, etc., you do not even think about it. It is simply the way you are functioning. You are mostly open for all kinds …

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Do not want you to know that you know

Some thoughts about counterproductive criticism Probably I am not the only one who experiences a growing level of negative, and mostly unjustified, criticism, which might give the impression of arrogance when it comes to professional relationships. The reason why I call it ‘unjustified’ immediately is that when reading behind the lines, the easily recognizable motivation is …

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Change your life, otherwise someone else might change it …

No, it is not an additional mid-life drama which is about to find the meaning of life through going spiritual, to escape from reality and not even an online life-coaching exercise. It is simply a story of a former public servant, who became a corporate person, then turned around and has become an entrepreneur. Yes, …

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