Category Archives: Women at Work

American and Multi-Cultural – “You Cannot be Heard if you Do Not Speak Up”

In this interview Sarah Rifaat, a corporate lawyer turned entrepreneur, shares her thoughts on ambition, career, and what makes you develop as a person at work. Name               Sarah Rifaat Age           … Continue reading

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But Daddy, Mummy would have to become a boss first

Earlier this week, during the usual bedtime story chat one evening, a little voice made a comment of the more unusual sort : “But Daddy, Mummy would have to become a boss first.” Why, you may ask, do you hear … Continue reading

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Last Friday – On Mentors

Last Friday was one of the more stressful days I have had so far in my life. Not stressful like “I-have-too-much-to-do-at-work-and-I’ll-miss-the-kids’-school-performance-and-I-can’t-leave-because-of-this-really-important-meeting” stress, as the one you sometimes feel when you are a new working mum, but which goes away after … Continue reading

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Networks – Useful or Social?

Networking is The Thing people tell you to do if you want to land that great job after university, move forward once you’re on the job market, or make your new business take off. But what is a good network? … Continue reading

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Driven by the Will to Win – A Woman Lawyer who Decided to Prove Everyone Wrong

It’s always great to travel, see new places and meet new people. But little did I suspect that a lazy week end on the Atlantic coast would lead to a meeting with an inspiring woman who makes determination take on … Continue reading

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Knowing You Will Have To Work Hard…

Knowing that you will have to work hard to get somewhere can take you around the globe. Name             Virginia Slutu Age                 30 Nationality  Romanian and French Lives         … Continue reading

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Navigating Cultural Differences While Working Internationally

Name              Linnea Nas Age                   36 Nationality   Swedish Lives               Stockholm Works as      Accountant at TradeDoubler*, an international performance marketing … Continue reading

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