Do You Want To Get A Promotion?

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Are you thinking of asking for a promotion? Perhaps you’re too long in your current position and after all your hard work you believe you deserve to get promoted? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, today’s blog post is for you.   How to receive a promotion in 30 days If you are planning to ask for a promotion, this article in Glassdoor has everything you need. Heather Huhman has crafted a 6-step guide to help you land a promotion in 30 days. Don’t forget to sell yourself properly. You can’t always rely on others to recognise […] Read more »

Do recruitment processes discriminate against senior women?

According to The Independent on Sunday, the way to shatter the glass ceiling is to change it.  They quote ongoing research by Egon Zehnder International (EZI) which looks set to confirm that the selection processes used to find senior executives, particularly board directors, discriminate against women. To be fair, the article doesn’t actually say ‘discriminate’, using the more diplomatic ‘works against promoting women’, but you get the thrust. The argument runs that the tools and techniques companies use to measure, assess and evaluate candidates for senior posts are out of date.  It is claimed they are based on experience-based competencies […] Read more »