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Video : Up Close and Personal with Laura

Break the Chains of Impostor Syndrome

  Sometimes I wake up in the morning before going off to a shoot, and I think, I can’t do this. I’m a fraud. I’m there thinking, ‘Oh my God, I’m rubbish and everyone is going to see it. They’ve cast the wrong person.’ But I have come to realize that those nerves are...

How to Cope With Job Search Rejection, Pt 2

Once you have gone into the job search process with eyes wide open (i.e. expecting some rejection - see part one) you are already ahead of the game. If you can layer your expectation management with applying for a good range of (well-qualifed) roles you don't have...

How to Cope With Job Search Rejection, Pt 1

You applied for a job online that seemed like they wrote the job spec around your CV. They rushed you through three interviews to get to meet the head honcho over Skype, saying they wanted to make a quick decision. Then nothing... you feel the pain of job search...

Laura Izard – What I’ve Learned From Coming Back

In case you are new to Comeback Girl. I am the founder, Laura Izard. Here's a short explanation of why I wanted to do this blog, and why I'm passionate about it. I believe that everyone has a 'rant' in them and you cannot push me off my soapbox once I get going about...

How to do Your Micro Pitch – Video

A micro pitch is great for school gate and anywhere you network, not just as interview preparation. This is a quick three minute summary that you have ready at every opportunity to describe who you are and what problems you solve in your market place. If you are...

Video – Keep Your Perspective for the New Year

It is hard to keep perspective at my lowest time of the day, which I won't be alone in saying is ;ate afternoon/early evening. I’m usually hungry, usually tired, but I need to "pull it out of the bag". I need to get home to my real job  the family. I would say that is...

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