• June 8, 2016

    The link between football and domestic violence

    This week some of the guys in my office were discussing the Euros, which are apparently fast approaching and as a non-football fan this didn’t mean anything to me. In fact one of them was talking about how England fans are to be placed under a 24-hour drinking ban in the French town hosting the […]

  • June 7, 2016

    5 reasons to volunteer as a mentor

    As part of national volunteers week today we want to tell you why you should take up the opportunity to volunteer as a mentor. This could be in a professional capacity in a structured scheme or outside of work on an unstructured programme. Whatever format, we love mentoring over here at Girls Talk London. We have […]

  • June 6, 2016

    The benefits of volunteering

    To mark National Volunteers Week which takes place from the 1st-12th June, we will be writing a few pieces on how volunteering can help kick start or propel your career to a new level. I personally cannot stress enough how amazing volunteering is not only for your skill development but also for you on a […]

  • June 6, 2016

    RIP Muhammed Ali: The Power of Affirmations

    I am the greatest! This statement is so poignant, spoken by one of the greatest sporting legends of all time- Muhammad Ali. As the world reflects on his life and contribution to the world, I have been thinking about the powerful words he used to describe himself.  Muhammed Ali demonstrates how powerful positive affirmations can change […]

  • June 2, 2016

    4 reasons why networking is important

    I recently attended a networking brunch in conjunction with L.I.F.E Talks and Kaiya Milan in honour of American social media entrepreneur, Karen Civil. The brunch reminded me just how important networking is for your career. These days, getting your foot in the door is not only by what you know, but ever increasingly through who you know. […]

  • June 2, 2016

    Review: Race-The Movie

    On Monday 30th May I had the pleasure of attending the pre-screening of the movie, Race, at the Soho Hotel-the night was hosted by Melanie Eusebe. Before attending the pre-screening I did a bit of research about the film and learned that it is based on the real life story of an American and Olympian hero- Jesse […]

  • May 31, 2016

    Simple steps to become more disciplined

    To be successful, you must be disciplined. Discipline can sometimes sound like a dirty word, however check out these words of wisdom by Alexi Panos and see how discipline can become your best friend!  Amaka Uche @epicawesomelife  

  • May 30, 2016

    Father’s Day gifts for the man who has everything

    It’s that time of year again, which means it’s that dilemma again – what do you buy the man who has everything and how many pairs of socks does one man actually need? So despair no more and let us help you with the more unique gifts your Dad, or father-figure in your life, will […]