Top 10 reasons why candidates don’t get the job

They say it takes less than 45 seconds to make a good first impression for having a successful Job Interview. What is a job Interview really about? Typically a sales meeting between two parties, one with little concept of what they are selling and the other an unclear idea of what they need to buy. […]

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How to be Assertive with Your Boss

For time management, your career development, and your general well being we all need to know how to be assertive with ‘your Boss’. Why is having a successful relationship with your boss important? Nearly half of our lives will be spent at work. Our lives can be fun and rewarding, after all, it is estimated […]

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FREE life changing videos on Assertion

FREE life changing videos on Assertion. Many of us at this time of the year will be climbing onto planes, strapping ourselves into cars ready to enjoy 1 or 2 weeks respite from the hurly burly of domestic and work life. We’ll be on holiday and find ourselves on the beach, in the city or […]

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5 Tips on How to get a Pay Rise

5 tips on how to get a pay  rise and that elusive yes. In the present economic climate, the pressure to survive and keep salaries as low as possible has never been greater. If your company is doing badly it may be that no one is getting a pay rise. However, if this is not […]

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How to handle aggressive behaviour in meetings

How to handle aggressive behaviour in meetings is a tough one to crack for many of us. There is a tool called the ‘Verbal Handshake’ which is particularly useful for solving this problem, specifically when: – the other party seems to ignore or refuses to acknowledge your opinion – there is a deadlock and the other […]

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Giving yourself permisssion to behave assertively

Giving yourself permission to behave assertively. No doubt there have been times in your life when you’ve been uncertain, about whether what you want to do is “right”? You may well have had conversations with yourself that asked, “Have I the right to say this? Do I have permission to do this? Am I justified […]

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10 Tips on how to get your voice heard at work

  10 tips on how to get your voice heard at work – you may find you have no difficulties in one to one discussions but act differently when placed in a meeting environment. Or just in general you have  difficulty speaking up and giving your point of view across. The following 10 Tips which will help […]

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How to be assertive with Hospital staff

How to be assertive with hospital staff – it’s not easy is it? You may have experienced or are experiencing a situation like this: A close member of your family has been admitted to hospital with chest pains, you’ve made several visits but haven’t yet managed to speak to anyone who can tell you what […]

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