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Up Skill – How To Take The Next Step In your Business Career

August 30, 2017 | Guest Blogger

Contributed by: Fi Darby | Upskilled For women in business, planning is a well-honed skill. Most of us are used to seeking out opportunities and taking calculated risks in our business lives but how many of us do the same for our careers? Careers for women in business are on the up. According to the […]



How To Set SMART Goals

June 12, 2017 | Caryn Walsh

Are you achieving what you want out of life, love, business and relationships? There is much research around achieving goals and how to do so, with a specific emphasis on following the SMART goals format and sticking to deadlines to achieve what you need to. Yet so many of us want to achieve things in […]



5 Productivity Improvement Methods While Working As A Freelancer

March 28, 2017 | Fonthip Ward

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The freelance economy is certainly gaining ground in the U.S. and across the globe. According to a recent workforce study on “Freelancing in America: 2016,” the freelance sector now represents 35 percent of the U.S. workforce. The independent study also shows that there is indeed a market for this type of work, and over the […]



Woman as Leaders: 6 Tips For High Performance Team Building

February 17, 2017 | Fonthip Ward

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As a woman in leadership, you have the rare opportunity to chart not just your own career course, but pave the way for a whole future generation of aspiring women leaders. In this post, learn six key tips to build high performance teams that will benefit you and everyone you work with. Tip 1: Know […]



How PR and Social Media Can Help You to Become a Recognised Expert

November 25, 2016 | Catriona Pollard

Every person, brand and organisation has stories to tell. For entrepreneurs wanting to become an expert or thought leader in their field, the challenge is figuring out what their story is, how to make it resonate with people and how to use it to boost their profile as a thought leader. As an entrepreneur myself, […]



4 Working Skills Employers Are Looking For in First Jobbers

October 21, 2016 | Fonthip Ward

Getting your first job can be stressful. When you don’t have the experience to appear competitive to the job market, you can feel like you’re never going to get hired. But employers are looking for more than just a background of employment when they’re deciding who they should hire. When attempting to land your first […]



5 Outstanding Industries With Most Women In Management

July 5, 2016 | Fonthip Ward

Ladies are still facing obstacles when it comes to attaining and maintaining a decent job. Women’s status in the workforce has improved. However, they still struggle for equality in most positions. Over the past decade, the number of women in senior managerial roles has indicated a very slight improvement. However, most ladies have broken the […]



Are You Using LinkedIn as a Potential Source For Work?

July 4, 2016 | Robyn Henderson

Friends know that I am a media fan – and yes one of the few people who still buy hard copy newspapers every day. Living regionally, my daily purchases include the Sydney Morning Herald and the Gold Coast Bulletin and depending on the cover stories – the Australian Financial Review, plus ABC News 24 is […]



It’s Time To Wake Up And Grow

June 14, 2016 | David Solomon

There is a massive difference between living and merely existing. It really is time to wake up and grow – before you end up by default living on the ‘Island of Regret’. Here are 4 great tips to keep you on track – or get you back on track if you’ve fallen off: Take the […]



Break-through Job Search Strategy

May 3, 2016 | Fonthip Ward

The unemployment rate in Australia is at a little more than 6 percent, which means that more than 1.3 million people are out of jobs. Employers know how many people are in competition with one another, so they know that they can take their time finding the perfect candidates for the positions they offer. As […]