My Q&A Feature with @STARTUPFEMINIST

What is one piece of advice would you give to your younger self? Listen to your instincts and follow your heart. That’s where the key to your happiness lies. Don’t try to be someone you’re not, simply to conform and to please everyone around you. There is a reason you are who you are –Continue reading “My Q&A Feature with @STARTUPFEMINIST”

The Ethics of Nudging

For my Behavioural Sciences for the Manager elective individual assignment, I chose to explore the arguments around the Ethics of Nudging and its Applications in Promoting Dietary Supplements within the Food Retail and Consumer Healthcare industries. This was the first elective that I took, and absolutely loved all the topics covered, such as Rationality ofContinue reading “The Ethics of Nudging”

The Art of Mindful and Reflective Leadership

Mindfulness is the practice of uninhibitedly focusing on your conscious and subconscious emotions, where you are intently aware of what you are feeling at that moment, in your body. You allow yourself to freely and intensely explore your senses – without any judgement. It is the free flow of your thoughts and emotions, which canContinue reading “The Art of Mindful and Reflective Leadership”

Making a Good Impression & Maintaining Your Network

Now that you’ve got the basics of networking down: created a LinkedIn profile, reached out to your organic network, started to find targeted contacts and have taken that ‘first bold step’ to reach out to them, it’s time to master the next steps! This article will walk you through what to do once you’ve successfullyContinue reading “Making a Good Impression & Maintaining Your Network”

Guest Speaker Webinars: Ambily Banerjee (GlaxoSmithKline Plc)

The Inclusive Leadership Series is pleased to welcome Ambily Banerjee, Director (Therapeutic Groups, Global Regulatory Affairs) at GSK, to talk about what it means to be an ethnic minority role model and a future leader. In this webinar, we have a discussion around: Ambily’s career journey and successes, working in the pharmaceutical industry, barriers faced as an ethnic minority,Continue reading “Guest Speaker Webinars: Ambily Banerjee (GlaxoSmithKline Plc)”

Analysing the Importance of ‘Groups & Teams’ in Organisational Success

For the Organisational Behaviour core module’s individual assignment, we had to tackle one of three topics – I choose to analyse the role that Groups and Teams play in organisations, critically evaluating contradicting perspectives. In this article, I will go through the overall structure and key contents of the analysis. Chapter 1: Introduction “Tell meContinue reading “Analysing the Importance of ‘Groups & Teams’ in Organisational Success”

Guest Speaker Webinars: Sabine Mueller (CEO, DHL Consulting)

Sabine Mueller is the CEO of DHL Consulting, the independent strategic supply chain and management consultancy of Deutsche Post DHL Group, employing 120 consultants globally. With over 20 years of experience, Sabine is a leading voice in the logistics sector. Her team passionately guides global logistics players to effectively tackle and overcome supply chain andContinue reading “Guest Speaker Webinars: Sabine Mueller (CEO, DHL Consulting)”

Networking on LinkedIn: Getting Started with 4 Easy Steps!

LinkedIn has taken professional social networking to the next level. Now, more than ever, it is incredibly important to have a professional online presence, and LinkedIn is essentially your expanded online CV. It offers you the unique opportunity of showcasing your professional achievements, whilst building a strong network and exploring its vast job board. TheContinue reading “Networking on LinkedIn: Getting Started with 4 Easy Steps!”

A Marketing Plan for Waitrose’s Mobile App Upgrade

For the Marketing core module’s individual assignment, I chose to embark on understanding a little bit more about the British retail and supermarket space by creating a marketing plan for Waitrose’s mobile app, proposing to upgrade it in a way that would target and engage new markets, leveraging the opportunities in its micro and macroContinue reading “A Marketing Plan for Waitrose’s Mobile App Upgrade”

My Top Presentation Tips

One of the key learnings and takeaway from the MBA journey, was undoubtedly around improving my presentation skills. I watched my skills improve and change over the course of the MBA – in fact, the more I presented, the better I got. So, my first piece of advice to you… is this: Seize every opportunityContinue reading “My Top Presentation Tips”