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Helen Whitten comments on the stress being caused by the current recession, and explains why men and women are responding differently.
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Inspirational Women (PDF)
Helen Whitten’s essay on JK Rowling was a winning entry to a competition on ‘Inspiring Women’.
Members of the London HR Connection meet once a month to lunch, network with their peers
and hear from the industry's leading lights, and it was certainly no coincidence that the first
week of the New Year was selected as an opportune moment to discuss the ever-topical
subject of stress management.
- 7 Ideas about travelling hopefully through the economic downturn
The news is all thoroughly glum isn't it. Every day there seems to be yet another story of economic doom and gloom and global break-down. So I thought I would share with you some of the things we could try to remember in these challenging times: Read the tips
- 12 Tips for greater confidence and happiness
Whether you are young or old here are some tips to raise your personal level of confidence. This also helps you to relate more effectively to others too. Read the tips, share them with young people and together you can build your confidence and happiness levels.
- Planning to take your holiday entitlement: Ten tips
Helen Whitten made a guest appearance on the Anita Anand show on BBC Radio Five Live on 16 October supporting Hazel Blears' recommendation that staff should take their full 20 days annual holiday entitlement. Click here for tips on planning to take your full holiday entitlement.
- Guys, a word of advice, women are not the problem: history is
Michael Noer, writing for Forbes.com on 22 August, advised men not to marry career women. Read Helen Whitten's responding article.
- Raising Boys' Achievements
Give them Future Direction and Emotional Intelligence
by Helen Whitten and Diane Carrington
- Self-Esteem and Adult Learning
by Helen Whitten
- Office Relationships
This letter by Helen Whitten was published in People Management 31.8.06 in response to the article 'Working Ardour' on office relationships that appeared in People Management on 10.8.06.
- Are you a Crackberry?
Helen's Tips for a Relaxed and Technology-Free Holiday