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Black Women in the Workplace - with Busisiwe Hlatswayo

Black Women in the Workplace - with Busisiwe Hlatswayo

By Busisiwe Hlatswayo
My name is Busisiwe Hlatswayo and I am a Career Coach for Black Women. In this podcast I tackle issues that inhibit black women from and help black women level up in the workplace
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Tell me about Yourself Question!
In this Podcast, I will teach you how to answer the "Tell me about yourself question" in the interview. A question that we know to expect in most interviews but are not quite sure how to answer because it is so open-ended.   Tips to Tell Me About Yourself Job Interview Answer include:   Tip 1: Remember that your objective is to prove that you are the right person for the job.  Tip 2: This is an opportunity to present your value proposition uninterrupted.  Tip 3.  Start with your current role and any major achievements that align with the current job  Tip 4.  Do the same with the rest of your job history and qualification, closing any gaps in misalignment  Tip 5. Do this in under 3 minutes  Tip 6: Practise, practice, practice, practise!   Listen to this Podcast and know how to approach THIS interview question, do you know if your resume is good enough to even land the interview in the first place?    #interviewquestionsandanswers #jobinterviewtips #tellmeaboutyourself #Job #Jobs #Interview #JobInterview   See below for more information on the services we offer:  Sign-up Online Coaching Programme  https://blackwomenintheworkplace.com/online-coaching/ Join Private Coaching Program: Pushing Your Career Journey Further https://blackwomenintheworkplace.com/coaching/↓      ↓      ↓      ↓ Create The Job You Really Want.  Download this FREE Career Roadmap Journal. https://blackwomenintheworkplace.ck.page/d0d516aa48 For all my services: https://linktr.ee/BlackwomenintheworkplaceJoin The Community of Black Women in The Workplace: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/#interviewquestionsandanswers #jobinterviewtips #whatareyoursalaryexpectations #Job #Jobs #Interview #JobInterview
06:25
January 20, 2022
What are your salary expectations? How to answer this interview question
How to answer the salary question in a job interview. What is covered in this podcast?   Tip 1: You don't have to provide a salary slip Tip 2: Avoid giving a number Tip 3: Appeal to their expertise and fairness Tip 4: Counter ask  #interviewquestionsandanswers #jobinterviewtips #whatareyoursalaryexpectations #Job #Jobs #Interview #JobInterview
05:12
January 17, 2022
How to Prepare For An Interview
Here are my tips on how to prepare for your next interview.  Join My Private Coaching Program: Pushing Your Career Journey Further https://blackwomenintheworkplace.ck.p... Create The Job You Really Want: Download this FREE Career Roadmap Journal. https://blackwomenintheworkplace.ck.p...
14:18
September 09, 2021
Beat the Gender Pay Gap & Invest In Your Career
The gender pay gap in SA is considered to be between 19% and 37%. Black women start at a backfoot when it comes to earnings. We, therefore, have to do everything we can to maximize our earnings.   Join Private Coaching Program: Pushing Your Career Journey Further https://blackwomenintheworkplace.ck.p... Create The Job You Really Want: Download this FREE Career Roadmap Journal. https://blackwomenintheworkplace.ck.p...
10:02
September 02, 2021
Is The Price You Pay for Being Authentic Way Too High?
In this video, I discuss Authenticity vs Pragmatism in the workplace. Women are often told that they have to demonstrate more masculine behaviours in order to be considered competent leaders in the workplace, while black women, in particular, say that they find it mentally exhausting to have to be someone else in the workplace. What do you do, do you choose authenticity and pay the price or do you choose to assimilate and all the mental health issues that come with that? Check Out All My Services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Join The Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
10:21
August 19, 2021
5 Mistakes Young People Make At The Start of Their Career
There is a high level of unemployed graduates in South Africa and at the end of this year, new graduates will add to this number. I have identified amongst many 5 mistakes young people make regarding their careers, and they are the following: Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
19:41
August 05, 2021
The "Strong Black Woman" Archetype
The paradox of the empowering self-defining Strong-Black-Woman archetype and its negative impact on Black Women's mental health. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
35:12
July 22, 2021
Black Women's Mental Health
Why do Black women fail to prioritise their mental health? Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
32:40
July 08, 2021
Being Comfortable with Complexity and Ambivalence
Being more accepting of ourselves, how people respond to us, the ups and downs of life. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
31:26
July 01, 2021
Achieving Authentic Workplace Diversity
How do we work towards a place where we can work together and thrive. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
33:19
June 10, 2021
Corporate White Men As An Archetype - Part 2
This is based on the book 'Corporate Tribalism' by Thomas Kochman and Jean Mavrelis who are diversity experts based in the US. This sheds some light on the challenges that are faced in implementing diversity programs at work. White men as holders of positions of power in the workplace are key in the achievement of employment equity and gender representation in leadership positions. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
28:00
May 27, 2021
Corporate White Men As An Archetype - Part 1
This is based on the book 'Corporate Tribalism' by Thomas Kochman and Jean Mavrelis who are diversity experts based in the US. This sheds some light on the challenges that are faced in implementing diversity programs at work. White men as holders of positions of power in the workplace are key in the achievement of employment equity and gender representation in leadership positions. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
23:01
May 06, 2021
Confidence, Respectability and The Myth of Meritocracy
Respectability and the myth of meritocracy and how this impacts Black women in the workplace. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
29:22
April 22, 2021
Eloquent Rage by Britney Cooper - Book Review
Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
44:12
April 08, 2021
How To Position Yourself For a Promotion
Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
42:14
March 26, 2021
Why It Is So Hard for Black Women to Succeed in The Workplace
4 Obstacles That Are At The Heart of Success in The Workplace for Black Women. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
06:39
March 18, 2021
5 Mistakes New Managers Make
Not understanding your role and power as a manager might be detrimental to the mental health of your subordinates. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
12:09
March 04, 2021
What You Believe About What It Means to Be a Woman is Holding You Back
What you believe about what it means to be a woman is holding you back. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
11:49
February 21, 2021
Don't Get Along With Your Boss? Here's What You Should Consider.
5 things to do when you don’t see eye to eye with your boss. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Or join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
12:39
February 16, 2021
Navigating a Western Corporate Culture as a Black Woman
This video is about acknowledging that corporate often embodies a western culture and that we have to learn to navigate it as black women. Check out my services:https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Or Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
11:47
February 07, 2021
Our Minds on Self Sabotage
How our mind sabotages us while trying to protect us. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
11:41
January 31, 2021
The Shame of Ambition
How not accepting our past can make us feel ashamed of our ambitions. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Or join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
07:32
January 24, 2021
Lack/Scarcity Mentality and Black Women in The Workplace
How a history of lack, struggle, and poverty affects how black women show up in the workplace. Check out my services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
08:06
January 17, 2021
Why Black Women in the Workplace?
How a history of lack, struggle, and poverty affects how black women show up in the workplace.  Check Out All My Services: https://linktr.ee/Blackwomenintheworkplace Join The Facebook Community:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks Work With Me Personally: Busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com
11:08
January 17, 2021
Family Psychological Contracts and Fear of Success
How our shared family trauma creates a psychological contract among family members. And how that impacts the fear of success. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
08:26
December 20, 2020
Shared Black Trauma and The Fear of Success
How black women can sabotage their success out of loyalty to their people. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
06:21
December 13, 2020
Different Not Unworthy
How being "different" or black in white spaces often leads us to feelings of not good enough recently uploaded. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Or join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
12:19
December 06, 2020
Getting Over An Unsuccessful Interview
How to not internalize an unsuccessful interview as a rejection. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Or Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
05:48
December 03, 2020
The Imposter Syndrome
Impostor syndrome, likability bias against women and childhood trauma. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
13:59
November 24, 2020
Feeling Disengaged From Your Job
Tips on what to do when you feel disengaged from your job Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Or Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
09:47
November 22, 2020
Do You Negotiate Against Yourself to Avoid Rejection?
How good girls negotiate against themselves to anticipate and avoid rejection. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
04:59
November 18, 2020
Being a Black Woman in a Workplace Designed From a White Male Perspective
Understanding the (White) male bias view of the world and how it impacts the advancement of black women in the workplace. The name of the book referred to in the video is titled "The Invisible Woman" by Caroline Perez Check my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach out to me at busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
15:50
March 24, 2020
How White Fragility invalidates Black Women experiences in the workplace
White Fragility is a book written by Dr. Robin Diangelo and it talks about white people’s ignorance of and refusal to acknowledge racism. In this video, I’m talking about its effect on the invalidation of Black women’s experiences of racial oppression in the workplace. Check out my services: www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach me: busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
28:00
February 23, 2020
Perfectionism - The Fear of Making Mistakes
How perfectionism or the fear of making mistakes keep Black Women in the Workplace fearful of expanding to higher positions in the workplace. Check out my services : www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach me : busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
09:42
February 23, 2020
How Toxic Mothers Affects How Black Women Show Up in The Workplace
Tackling the difficult topic of accepting that our mothers were toxic and that it affects how we give our power away in the workplace.   Contact us from our website : www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
40:39
February 09, 2020
Dressing for the Job You Want as A Black Woman in The Workplace
How to go about ensuring that your brand is congruent by deciding how you are going to dress for the workplace. Contact us from our website: www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
08:42
February 02, 2020
How Black Women Fail to Position Themselves for Success in The Workplace.
Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks If you would like to find out how to with me  www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com  I am running an online Reimagine the Workplace for Black Women Online Program that starts on 26th January 2020, email me at Busisiwe.Hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com
08:06
January 25, 2020
4 Ways Black Women Get in Their Own Way in the Workplace
Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks  Email me on busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com if you would like to find out how to work with me. Visit us at : www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com
10:31
November 16, 2019
5 Ways Black Women Give Their Power Away at Work.
Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks   Email me on busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com if you would like to find out how to work with me    Visit us: www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com
19:40
November 10, 2019
Do Women Make More Toxic Bosses Than Men?
Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks   Email me on busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com if you would like to find out how to work with me    Visit us at: www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com
13:02
September 28, 2019
Why Taking Time Off is a Struggle for Black Women in the Workplace
Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks   email me on busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com  if you would like to find out how to work with me   www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com
21:52
September 01, 2019
Black Women are Groomed for Workplace Bullying
How black women are groomed to be sitting ducks for workplace bullying. Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks   Email me on busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com if you would like to find out how to work with me    www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com
16:23
August 25, 2019
Jealousy Among Black Women in The Workplace
Why we may find ourselves jealous when we see other women who seem to be more successful than we are.   Join our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/?ref=bookmarks   Email me on busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com if you would like to find out how to work with me    www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com
15:13
August 15, 2019
Black Women and Their Agency
Why do black women sometimes feel like they have no control over their own circumstances Contact us from our website: www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
15:55
August 03, 2019
Stuck in a Job You Hate?
Stuck in a job you hate and struggling to find a new job? Contact us from our website : www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
23:29
July 27, 2019
The Good Girl Syndrome
Why Black WOmen overwork themselves to burnout in their workplaces
20:25
July 21, 2019
Why Black Women Over-Function and People Please in The Workplace
Contact us from our website : www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
20:28
July 21, 2019
Types of Workplace Bullies
Identifying the types of workplace bullies Contact us from our website : www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com  Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
13:13
June 30, 2019
Starting a new job - 5 things to focus on, on the first 90 days of your new job
The first 90 days are a very precarious time in your new job. If you are not sure what to do, please listen to this episode. Join our Facebook group where this conversation continues https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
12:11
June 22, 2019
Toxic Family Roles in The Workplace
In this episode I discuss how toxic family roles play themselves out in the workplace. Contact us from our website : www.blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
24:47
June 06, 2019
The Negative Impact of Religion on Black Women in The Workplace
A talk on how the Christian Worldview impacts how Black Women show up in the workplace. Check out my services : www.blackwomenintheworkplace Reach me : busisiwe.hlatswayo@blackwomenintheworkplace.com Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2295871547186080/
26:26
February 16, 2019