Self-Employment Case Study- Executive Coach

Claudia Day, current student, MSc Coaching and Behavioural Change, Executive Coach What or who inspired you to become self-employed? My dad, my kids and my university studies. My dad was always self-employed, having kids made me want flexibility, and my university studies (MIT and Henley) made me feel it was doable. Have you been in …

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Self-Employment Case Study- Data Analyst

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Lucas Cimno, UoR graduate, BA Entrepreneurship and Management with Placement, Freelance Videographer, Data Analyst at Duke Media What or who inspired you to become self-employed? Self-employment has always been a trait taught to me by my father. It is a matter of making things happen with the tools you have around you. What are your …

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Self-Employment Case Study- Videography/Photography

James Bird, current undergraduate, BA Politics and International Relations, Videographer and Photographer at James Bird Visuals What or who inspired you to become self-employed? I already pursued my passion of photography and videography and wanted to become paid for it. I did a few jobs for free and then found paying clients and built up …

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Top 10 Leadership Skills: Definitions and Examples

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Written by the WikiJob Team For anyone looking to progress to a management position or show their effectiveness when faced with authority, leadership skills are a must. From guidance as to what skills good leadership requires and why it matters, to the top 10 leadership interview questions that you’re likely to encounter, we have you covered. What Are Leadership Skills? …

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5 Essential Skills For Running Your Own Business – Reading University

Alex Grace is the Managing Director of Banana Moon, a Leeds-based personalised clothing company. Running your own business is not an easy task, especially in today’s climate. Whilst external factors can have a huge impact on a business’ success, it also takes a certain set of skills to be able to navigate the, sometimes tricky, …

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