Kelly’s Corner: 5 Strategies For Keeping Your Cool After Losing A Job

Guess what? We’ve all been there: losing a job is an embarrassing, uncomfortable and scary experience, but it happens. From one second to the next you’ve gone from cushy employment to empty unemployment and it probably feels like the only thing to do is PANIC. Before you derail yourself completely and discourage your chances of ...

Your Corner: The secret to become a great Leader

“The first man who, […] bethought himself of saying  “This is mine”, and found  people simple enough to believe him, was the real founder of civil society.”  (Jean Jacques Rousseau, A Discourse on the Origin of Inequality.) These are the words of the French writer and philosopher Rousseau. According to him, the human beings are ...

How I Made My Relationship To Self My Top Priority

I can’t say I’ve always had a strong image of myself; let alone relationship with myself. Looking back, high school was a relatively easygoing period of my life. I felt pretty good about who I was, and surrounded myself with a supportive bunch of friends and family. Then college rolled around and the road became ...

Working by the beach isn’t that great!

I recently moved to Palma de Mallorca. A dream come true! Living and working near the beach.   What more could I want? But with every opportunity and every dream there comes a challenge. If you are wondering what could be challenging about Palma, well first of all, I start work at 3:30 PM in ...

Why you should always go for an internship

When we understand that reality is different from what we have imagined, we start seeing things clearly. That’s what happened to me. I am so punctual that I am always 15 minutes early to meetings – and if people aren’t at least 5 minutes early too, I believe they are late. I always make sure ...

Her Corner: I am not a workaholic – the CEO of Cherazz Maria Smærup

I met Maria during an event in 2015 where she was presenting her company (Cherazz) and explaining how her clients would achieve the best results and higher revenue. I recall her as she stood out of the crowd, among all other speakers. She was the one who caught my attention, I was completely mesmerised by ...

My Phone was stolen! – How to be careful when living abroad

I normally tend to write about how to make an impression with the boss or getting through your internship. But, today I will talk about something that will help you not just in your work life but your personal life too. Few weeks ago I moved to Berlin for my internship and I was having ...