Category Archives: Careers

Your greatest, highest self: sowing the seeds of your future

  “We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it” – Donald Curtis. When you were first born you were helpless. You couldn’t hold your head up on your own; you certainly couldn’t conceive of being able to walk or run. Yet within 2 short years you were probably trotting around,Continue Reading

When work is quiet: Calling freelancers, consultants, + the self-employed

When work is quiet: Calling freelancers, consultants, + the self-employed

It’s been a quiet month. Or worse, a quiet couple of months. You love what you do and wouldn’t return to apron-strings-employment for all the Gin in England. But, the truth of the matter is you don’t find quiet times easy: It’s hard to stay positive. When work is short it can be hard toContinue Reading

Changing jobs and don’t know where to start

Changing jobs and don’t know where to start

Maybe it’s a choice and you’ve decided it’s time for the next challenge. Or maybe it’s been necessitated by a shift in your circumstances or organisation. Either way, changing jobs can be a minefield. Here you are, stood face to face with the need to be proactive and make some decisions and you’re about asContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Build your sustainability network: 5 quick tips

One of the placements during my masters in sustainable development was in a large company. The ‘sustainability department’ in this company was just 2 people and the rest of the organisation knew little, and cared less, about sustainable development. It was during this placement I learnt how unbelievably hard it is to swim endlessly against the tide on your own,Continue Reading

Build your network! (because working in sustainability can be isolating)

Build your network! (because working in sustainability can be isolating)

Do you feel on your own in your work? What I mean when I say that is do you need more support in your work than you get now? Even if you’re part of a team, is the sense of collaboration, support, camaraderie missing? Whether you’re part of a small team in a big organisation or you’re self employed,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

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