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Burnout needs talking about

April 24, 2017 | comments

New research shows that more than half of all professionals feel worn out by their work; More than two-thirds of working parents feel the same, rising to 70% of senior managers;

Talking Talent, the innovative coaching and consulting company, has today published new research that shows how pressures and expectations at work are taking their toll on employees and increasing their risk of burning out.

The new research shows that:

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Burnout needs talking about

The fast route to burnout

April 24, 2017 | comments

We all know what burnout looks like – the stressed out middle manager who’s had it with his team and his targets and books the next flight to Mauritius, the deputy head teacher who’s had one parent’s evening too many and sets up a yoga practice on Ibiza, the city banker who works 15 hour days in a state of near permanent panic, the working mum…perpetually juggling demands on her time, always running late, always feeling on the back foot. But is this a true depiction of the reality of burnout?

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The fast route to burnout

How to build your confidence every day

April 19, 2017 | comments

Beks Hourston gives you some tips on how to build your confidence every day.

 

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How to build your confidence every day

Coaching Consultancy Talking Talent Appoints Gary Browning As Its First Non-Executive Director

March 28, 2017 | comments

In a move to accelerate future growth, innovative coaching consultancy Talking Talent has today announced the creation of a non-executive board, and the appointment of its first Non-Executive Director.

Gary Browning, who joined the company earlier this month will have responsibility for guiding Talking Talent’s board of executives, advising on the strategic direction for the company, as well as coaching and mentoring the company’s most senior directors.

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Coaching Consultancy Talking Talent Appoints Gary Browning As Its First Non-Executive Director

Mother’s Day message: be kind to yourself

March 24, 2017 | comments

Beks Hourston talks about her belief that working mothers – and in fact working parents in general – need far more support in the short term in order to fully prosper in the long term

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Mother’s Day message: be kind to yourself

Women in Power: Challenging the Status Quo and Defying the Stereotypes

March 14, 2017 | comments

In an exclusive conversation with HR in AsiaMadeleine Price, Managing Director – Asia, Talking Talent shares some interesting anecdotes from her experiences, while giving us a bird’s eye view on the compensation benchmarking strategies in Asia that result in gender pay gap, and the need for more diversity and inclusion practices in organizations. 

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Women in Power: Challenging the Status Quo and Defying the Stereotypes

Engineering A Progressive Future For Women At Siemens

March 9, 2017 | comments

Global engineering and technology powerhouse Siemens has engaged one of the UK’s leading gender coaching consultancies, Talking Talent, in a bid to accelerate the progression of its high potential women and improve gender balance at the top of the organisation.

 

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Engineering A Progressive Future For Women At Siemens

International Women’s Day - what we’ve learned, coaching women

March 7, 2017 | comments

Talking Talent have been going over a decade now – and we are pleasantly surprised by how much change and progress we have seen.  

Ours was initially a niche business, but is now much better understood and valued.  More and more leading organisations see the benefit in providing coaching and support to women at critical moments in their career (such as the return to work following children) and also to help them achieve the ambitious work goals they have whilst not compromising on identities outside of work.  

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International Women’s Day - what we’ve learned, coaching women

International Women’s Day – #BeBoldForChange

March 7, 2017 | comments

The focus of this year’s International Women's Day, #BeBoldForChange, is something I am deeply passionate about. Forging a better working world which is more inclusive and gender equal is something that is very important to me.

At Talking Talent, we focus many of our interventions on building self-belief, confidence and authenticity. We want to encourage women and working parents, to take control of their own careers and overcome any potential barriers to progression.

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International Women’s Day –  #BeBoldForChange

Engineering A Progressive Future For Women At Siemens

March 7, 2017 | comments

Global engineering and technology powerhouse Siemens has engaged one of the UK’s leading gender coaching consultancies, Talking Talent, in a bid to accelerate the progression of its high potential women and improve gender balance at the top of the organisation.

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Engineering A Progressive Future For Women At Siemens

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