You may not think that good manners matter in the modern - Fast paced - Ruthless - Survival of the fittest, world of business. Good manners in business is an indication that this is a professional organisation which treats both staff and customers with respect. "Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot." … Continue reading Manners Matter – Especially in Business
Sometimes I spend hours with clients, mentoring, coaching and helping them prepare for career and education challenges. Often, I wonder if I have made a difference! Have I done enough? Could I have opened up a few more avenues, practiced a few more scenarios? And then I remind myself, that my role as coach and … Continue reading Making a Difference.
Have you ever wondered why you did not get called to interview for that job – the one you really liked?“I was perfect for that job – Wasn’t I?” When creating a CV for a specific job application, it is important to remember that this CV will not get you the job. Your CV is … Continue reading Many Job Applications – Not enough Interviews
Working as a Career Coach, I have spent many years coaching Pre-Leaving Certificate students, who are searching for the ‘Perfect Course’ which will lead to the ‘Perfect Career’. Thinking about possible career options and course choices begin when we are children. What do I want to do when I grow up? The greatest influences on … Continue reading Career and Education Coaching for Parents of Leaving Cert Students.