Presence- Do You Have It?

   Presence- what is it? Nicola Sturgeon, Oprah Winfrey, Michelle Obama and other leading icons have loads of it but presence is difficult to define and many people in the workplace are told they need to raise their presence.In a nutshell, I would define as confidence. The Centre for Talent Innovation on ‘Executive Presence’ interviewed […]

Bargain Sale Offers from Style and Coach for the New Year

  I’d like to say a big thank you to all my customers who have used my services in 2015. It’s been such a pleasure to have the privilege of building the confidence of so many women clients. Everyone is looking for a bargain at this time of year and my customers and potential customers […]

The Office Party: What to Wear and How to Act

Use the Office Party to Further Your Career Not Ruin It! The office Christmas Party can be a great opportunity to let off steam with the people you spend a good part of your life with.  If you play it right, it can be great fun and an opportunity to build important relationships within your organisation. […]

Dressing For Visibility, Presence and Impact at Work

The feminist, Sheryl Sandberg, in her book Lean In highlights the importance for women of making ourselves seen and heard in the workplace. Being ‘seen’ at work is as much about dressing significantly as it is about appearing in the right places. While there are no prizes for adopting inappropriate, attention seeking styles of dressing, […]

How to be More Happy

Be More Positive Studies at Havard and the University of Pennsylvania show that optimistic people enjoy better physical health, recover from illness more quickly and suffer less from stress. Easier said than done at times but here are a few things I have found help put a positive spin on life: Smile-an instant pick me […]

Are You Taking Your Opportunities?

  Here is my beautiful mother wearing her ‘wow’ colours at a family wedding at the age of nearly 90! If you’re lucky enough to have a mother still alive, like me, even at 91, I hope she has inspired you in some way, as mine has. Watching my mother, I’ve learnt never to give […]