Category Archives: People

Perfection is Overrated

Tweet“If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.” ― Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina Hello, my name is Cass and I’m a perfectionist.  Or rather, a recovering perfectionist. Are you, like me, one those people who, when asked in a job interview … Continue reading

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Let Toys Be Toys

TweetNot too long ago, someone told me that one of her 4 year old daughter’s favourite pastimes was to go shopping…”just like her mum!”.  I did wonder at the time why a 4 year old would love shopping – shouldn’t … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Emotionally Intelligent

TweetToo often, I feel that emotional intelligence gets overlooked.  It’s sometimes treated like the poor cousin of academic intelligence. But for me, it’s really the star. According to the good people at psychology.about.com: Emotional intelligence refers to the ability to … Continue reading

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What’s With all the Sex?*

TweetMaybe I’m just getting old but… there seems to be an awful lot of sex out there at the moment. And not in a liberating, healthy way – more of a seedy, slightly disturbing way. I read an article on … Continue reading

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The Conversation

TweetJust over a week ago I had the pleasure of visiting Palo Alto, home to Google, Facebook and other tech giants. In my speedy trip (2 nights) I had a packed agenda attending LinkedIn Tech Connect and meeting the bright … Continue reading

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