A Guide to Project and Self Management

Definition of a project: “A unique process, consisting of a set of coordinated and controlled activities with start and finish dates, undertaken to achieve an objective conforming to specific requirements including constraints of time, cost and resources” (Lockyer and Gordon, Four Phase Model, 1996) All Projects should have: Project plan Time frame Product specification Statement … Continue reading A Guide to Project and Self Management

Unhappy at Work? Don’t be Afraid to Make a Career Change

In a survey of 29 countries by global management consulting company Accenture, 58% of people who were dissatisfied with their job said they were planning to make a change.

WHY WORK LIFE BALANCE IS SO IMPORTANT

Burn out is a common phrase in the modern-day workplace and is defined in the Oxford dictionary as Physical or mental collapse caused by overwork or stress. Women are particularly prone to work related stress and its negative health implications with insufficient work life balance being cited as a contributory factor. Psychiatrist Dr Judith Mohring … Continue reading WHY WORK LIFE BALANCE IS SO IMPORTANT