Discovering I’m dyslexic at 35

I discovered that I have dyslexia a couple of years ago. I really can’t over-emphasise the value that recognising my dyslexia has had. Knowing I'm dyslexic means I can do something about it. Finding out about dyslexia as an adult #dyslexia #dyslexic

Recruiting the wrong person & firing someone for the first time

Ever have to fire someone before? Wondering what is the best way to fire someone? My own experiences of hiring the wrong person for a job and having to fire them at short notice. Learn from my mistakes to do it better yourself.

Entrepreneurial Diary – Week 6 – Delivering the Pitch

After 6 weeks of hard work, we're now at the final stage: The Pitch. The aim is to provide a presentation, supported by a well evidenced business proposal to convince two 'dragons' (lecturers with vast business experience) that they should…

Applying for public sector jobs

Thinking of applying for a public sector job? How do you successfully apply for a public sector job? The application process for public sector jobs can be complicated, understanding how to complete the application can mean the difference between your application going in the bin, or getting an interview.

Full-time job and part-time MBA? You must be mad…

Tired of hearing the phrase 'lack of management experience'? Thinking of studying an MBA? Wondering: should I study for an MBA? What's it like to work and study for an MBA? What's it like to study for an MBA part-time while working full-time? What impact does it have on your social life and work? How do you become an MBA Jedi? Eat.Sleep.Study.Repeat