It can happen to the best of us. You’ve made it to the final interview stage, nailing each question they throw at you. Then you get to the final hurdle and they ask you; “So do you have any questions for us?”… You draw a blank. Nothing. And now the only thing you think to ask yourself is how did you forget to prepare interview questions for the recruiter? Getting a mind block at this stage can happen to us… View Post

Last year you may have seen my series of posts around International Women’s Day, including a post on inspirational women of the 21st century. As well as my interviews with Jacqueline Fernandez, CEO and Founder of What You Do Matters and Laurél Alleyne, a producer working in the TV industry. I wanted to take this opportunity to look at positive things anyone can do to be a bit more like the successful women we aspire to be. So to mark… View Post

As you know I recently visited the Philippines, which was a great opportunity to test my new camera purchase, the Sony A5100. In this latest post I also decided to catch up with my good friend Minyahil (or Min as I know him), a London-based portraits and events photographer. We discuss how he got into photography and he also shares his top photography tips for beginners. Being a novice photographer I can honestly say I don’t know much about the… View Post

There are some days where I feel like I should actually be working in HR! I’m usually the friend or colleague that people seem to go to for advice on their CV, cover letter or general job search tips. But to be honest, I’m not entirely sure how I got this reputation. That being said, I do enjoy being an agony aunt and giving advice on occasion. And thankfully my advice generally seems to get the results people are hoping… View Post

Work has been keeping me busy the last few weeks and unfortunately I haven’t been able to give too much attention to the blog. The main reason for things being so hectic at work is the increasing client wins my agency has had come in – which is always great! However, lack of resources has meant we have had to do a lot of hiring and I’m now interviewing candidates non-stop. Which leads me to this post, after seeing some… View Post