Author: Kathryn Hall

How to Work With Your Strengths, Not Against Them

“Find your own ‘sweet spot’. Take your talents and enjoy them, share them, expand them.” – Kofi Awoonor I sometimes wonder how I survived the first 10 years of my career. Caught in a circle of jobs that didn’t fulfill me, I was so drastically out of sync with who I was, where my desires lay and what my natural born strengths were that it’s hardly surprising I spent most of my early career feeling drained and unhappy. I’d somehow found myself applying to jobs where I had to work with people constantly, organise busy events, give presentations to rowdy...

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How to Find Some Direction When You’re Feeling Lost

“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson Miserable. Confused. Lost. Just a few of the words I’d use to describe how I felt in my career a few years ago. Waking up on a Monday morning knowing I had 5 whole days ahead of me in a job that drained my energy and sucked the life out of my soul was, quite frankly, horrendous. I used to drag myself out of bed, fighting against the little voice in my head that was telling me...

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