Careers & Business

  • April 28, 2017

    Why should working girls meditate?

    Last year national statistics revealed that women aged 25-54 are more stressed than their male colleagues, with this at the highest for women aged 35-44, when many are juggling family responsibilities, such as caring for children and elderly parents. Add that to the constant, rushed pace of life we often forget to just take a moment to […]

  • April 23, 2017

    The mistakes women make when networking

    So this weekend, I was a speaker at Cosmopolitan UK’s first ever self made summit which was an all day event for millennial women to help them develop and grow within their desired careers. It was a fun packed day filled with keynote talks, panels and makeover sessions. My morning and afternoon session focused on […]

  • April 7, 2017

    CEO of Girls Talk London hosts Penguin Living & Virgin Books Podcast

    On Tuesday 7th March, Our Founder & CEO Vanessa Sanyauke was the guest host for the Virgin Books and Penguin Living podcast “Live. Life. Better” for a special international women’s day episode that focused on discussing ways that women can take the lead in their careers and in society. Her guests were Melanie Eusebe, Executive […]

  • September 19, 2016

    Three ways to make a great start in your career

    I’ve always loved the month of September. It always reminds me of a mini-new year. Like many other recent graduates across the country, you may be getting ready to start your new graduate role, or waiting for graduate employers to reopen their applications. This may be a time of anxiety or excitement for you. Starting […]

  • September 7, 2016

    Five ways to deal with redundancy

    Redundancy used to be a word reserved for our parents. A big, scary, looming word that you knew was bad but that wasn’t your problem- until you were at least maybe 40 and knew how to cope with it. Unfortunately most challenges don’t arrive when we’re ready and as technology improves and the job market […]

  • September 5, 2016

    5 ways to choose the right internship

    Internships are a great way to gain valuable longer term experience with an employer in your chosen sector. It’s an opportunity for you to start putting the knowledge gained through study into practice in a real life work environment, find out about the different roles available and the progression paths to consider, as well as […]