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3 MONTHS OLD BABY & COMING BACK TO WORK

March 5, 2017

I am officially done with the ‘fourth trimester’ of pregnancy. The little baby boy has turned 3 months. I have recovered to the point where 30 min gym session and a short run feels great again. Moreover few notes on coming back to work and exploring horizons with ground-breaking work by Anne-Marie Slaughter. Self – awareness It it no secret that I am over 30 years old and getting closer to 35 every single year. Our baby boy was born…

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FEELING HOPELESS? CHANGE YOUR HABITS

September 21, 2016

If you are just a little bit like me I am pretty sure you have your own episodes when you are very well aware you should change something in your life – whether it is loosing a few pounds, getting a promotion at work, spending more time with your family or getting in control of your money; but when you eventually embark on the journey it actually feels overwhelming. Although you do try very hard, that six-pack image you have…

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CAREER – REMEMBER THIS

July 27, 2016

Some decisions are better than others, and there are the right ones.  When you are looking at your career or even considering switching professions there will be thousands of moments requiring bold decisions. And all of them with strings attached – the consequences. I remember sitting one day back in 2010 by the Thames river in London, over thinking my head on what should I do. After graduating with MA, I was offered my first full-time position. The only problem…

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Interview: 5 Things You Should Avoid

February 27, 2016

Agata Lemos Agata founded Prospectus to share inspiration and her managerial experience as a way of encouraging others not to be afraid to take executive decisions in both their professional and private life. Launched in December 2015, Prospectus is a growing collection of conversations around management, leadership, personal finance & professional attire.…

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What Did I Learn in 2015?

February 18, 2016

Agata Lemos Agata founded Prospectus to share inspiration and her managerial experience as a way of encouraging others not to be afraid to take executive decisions in both their professional and private life. Launched in December 2015, Prospectus is a growing collection of conversations around management, leadership, personal finance & professional attire.…

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Do Not Tell…

February 12, 2016

“Do not tell me what you are going to do. Just show me!” – was one of the great advice I ever got. Action speak louder than words. Agata Lemos Agata founded Prospectus to share inspiration and her managerial experience as a way of encouraging others not to be afraid to take executive decisions in both their professional and private life. Launched in December 2015, Prospectus is a growing collection of conversations around management, leadership, personal finance & professional attire.…

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3 TED TALKS EVERY LEADER SHOULD WATCH

February 3, 2016

Studying, coffee, e-mails, more coffee, reading materials, more e-mails, another coffee, phone calls, alarm, and repeat again. Do you remember the  dreadful times of being a student and not having money? It does not get easier, though, once you have money. Now, as a student you do not have time. If I could only have a photographic memory like Mark Ross… Anyway, another reading ahead of me and if you guys have some spare minute I highly recommend you watch one of the below. Inspiration…

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Why Are You Not F*** Successful? A Guide To Stay Where You Are

January 27, 2016

          Agata Lemos Agata founded Prospectus to share inspiration and her managerial experience as a way of encouraging others not to be afraid to take executive decisions in both their professional and private life. Launched in December 2015, Prospectus is a growing collection of conversations around management, leadership, personal finance & professional attire.…

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TIME MANAGEMENT: MEET THE MONKEY

January 20, 2016

  Some call it a jungle gym, others an never-ending catching up. All I can tell you is that the managerial position may prove tricky at least at the beginning. Not only you enter the unknown and either you swim or sank, but there will be a lot of pressure to get things done. With limited resources at your disposal, the one thing you may struggle with the most is time. Agata Lemos Agata founded Prospectus to share inspiration and her…

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What It Takes To Stay In Shape – My Last 100 Days

January 6, 2016

Did you ever wonder what it takes to stay in shape? Especially when your DNA type is Deep-Nutella-Attraction? I mean, who does not love Nutella, right? Yet, I have never thought that one Sunday’s afternoon chat could change the way I approach weight management. Although I consider myself an active person, the truth is: I could go weeks with no workout. A sluggish lifestyle is so simple & easy. Until you realise you cannot continue that way. Agata Lemos Agata…

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