Tag: career

4 ways to calm your anxious mind

4 ways to calm your anxious mind

October 11, 2017

The last few weeks have been hectic as hell. I left my job, moved countries, submitted my final executive MBA paper, and started a new job in a new country. I had ten to-do lists running in parallel and pretty much didn’t sleep [...]

Elaine Jones, UAE Property Guru

Elaine Jones, UAE Property Guru

September 8, 2017

Property development and management is very commonplace in the UAE, but if you mention Asteco to anyone, they’re bound to know the name. Asteco has been around for over three decades; it began as a leasing and property management [...]

How to network like a boss

How to network like a boss

August 16, 2017

Let’s face it. Networking sucks. Pretending to be interested by a stranger’s nonsense babble and small talk can feel utterly painful. Collecting business cards from people you probably have zero intention of contacting ever again seems [...]

My early career mistakes

My early career mistakes

July 6, 2017

I still distinctly remember being a fresh graduate, excited to finally get out into the real world and earn cash in return for my hard work. I thought the worst had passed in my university years. So off I went, to travel the world and [...]

Mariana Wehbe, Queen of PR

Mariana Wehbe, Queen of PR

May 31, 2017

I was immediately fascinated by this beautiful woman’s intoxicating energy and refreshing straightforwardness. She walked into Le Gray Hotel, downtown Beirut, elegantly dressed, and I knew right away from her approachable [...]

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