Are you on the right track
27 Jul
July 27, 2017

Are you on the right track

A career change can either be daunting or invigorating depending on how you approach it. Many dream of it and don't act whilst others have the decision forced upon them. There is a another group, growing in numbers who are making very successful transitions into second and even third careers
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Strategies for managing conflict at work
30 May
May 30, 2017

Strategies for managing conflict at work

Managing conflict at work is a skill. It will either be an advantage to you or fill some of you days with angst.  It maybe daunting but delaying or avoiding a difficult conversation won’t help and when poorly executed can damage your reputation, undermine your position or at its most
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5 tips when using linkedin profile for job applications
01 Mar
March 1, 2017

5 tips when using linkedin profile for job applications

LinkedIn is a great platform for corporates and professionals to come together and network, learn, debate, promote or simply observe. Increasingly, it has become arguably the preferred platform for recruiters and corporates to advertise jobs and source candidates. apply using your LinkedIn Profile As a candidate you're maybe given the option to submit
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10 tips for success in a new job
07 May
May 7, 2016

10 tips for success in a new job

Congratulations. You’ve climbed another step up on your career ladder and about to start a new job. The first 90 days are your chance to build on the perception created in interview and set yourself up for success. This is also your time to be the person you promised yourself when
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How to be assertive at work & why
12 Mar
March 12, 2016

How to be assertive at work & why

finding the assertive in you. Many job seekers describe themselves as assertive. All believe it’s a strength, few can explain why. Did you know your communication style is a learnt behaviour and thus its possible to learn a new style and change the way others perceive you. What is being assertive so
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Manage disruption in your team
25 Jan
January 25, 2016

Manage disruption in your team

It's during times of stress that your management style will be tested. Here are 3 tips to help you manage disruption in your team and keep your cool. The team sweet spot; each member is fully trained and self sufficient. collegiate culture. complimentary skills. And then somebody leaves! Disruptions present in many ways
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Salary Negotiation
23 Jan
January 23, 2016

Salary Negotiation

Every year most employees will be taken aside and be told how well or not they have performed in their job over the recent year. For most this is a mundane conversation they have to endure before getting to the interesting part, how much does the company really value the
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Curiosity just might be the key to success
16 Jan
January 16, 2016

Curiosity just might be the key to success

"if curiosity killed the cat, then satisfaction brought it back" The end of year is an opportunity to catch up with old friends, colleagues and those in your professional networks who you may not see that often. With more than 30 years at work I’ve had plenty of time to observe people’s careers
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Successful Project Management
27 Nov
November 27, 2015

Successful Project Management

Successful Project Management Successful Project Management does not happen by chance,  you need every team member contributing if you want to finish on time an on budget. Here are 9 ways to help get you there. Understand the end goal. Every project has it's end. And everyone on your team should know what it
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