• Career

    How to get promoted, fast.

    A question I often get asked, being in a senior leadership position, is “How can I get promoted?” Reading between the lines, the time frame that is requested is often … – like the next day. There is no silver-bullet…

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    How to be an Ace Negotiator

    Negotiating is an everyday thing. You do it when you wake up, just before breakfast, as you try get your kids ready. You do it as you make your way through traffic or on the metro to work, negotiating your…

  • Career

    How to ace that job interview

    You may have taken up the Chief Money Man’s recommendations and tips on how to write a C-Suite CV and thanks to a well-crafted document, you’ve just landed an interview for your dream job. Well done! You successfully opened the…

  • Life

    The ideal European Family Budget

    The ideal European Family Budget (two working adults and 2 kids) needed to live decently is around 4.000€ per month. This is the average budget for a family of four living in a second tier city in the Euro Zone.…

  • Career

    How to write a C-Suite CV in 5 easy steps

    Most of the articles on this site have been focused on was to get ahead in your career, get a promotion, make money and build a portfolio. I’ve talked about diversification, managing the short term while looking to the long…

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    Career

    Got a toxic boss? Here’s how you handle that.

    People don’t leave companies, they leave people.   Most of us have had the experience of working for wonderful leaders. I’m not talking about the charismatic or visionary leaders, but the nice people. The ones that took an interest in…