While efforts are being made to address the gender imbalance in the workplace, there is still significant progress to be made. Recognise the value of the work you contribute – aloud. Often this assertiveness is misconstrued as arrogance; it’s the self-respect you deserve. And if you are struggling with something? Chances are your colleague has been meaning to ask you something too.
Networking events will be less intimidating if you already communicate with your peers constructively and confidently. READ MORE AT FEMALE FIRST