BALANCE AT WORK BLOG

24,000,000 on our island

On Monday night, Australia’s population reached the milestone of 24 million people. That’s double the population when I was ten…

new employees

Please don’t say “I’m only a ….”

In many conversations I’ve heard people – often women – describe themselves in this way. Every time, I cringe because…

What's your story?

What’s your story? #9: Santa Claus

We have a very special guest for our December career story – Santa Claus! What’s your current position and what…

staff morale

5 easy ways to boost staff morale over the holidays

Nothing kills a sale faster than grumpy or disinterested staff. Whatever type of customer-facing business you run, you can’t afford…

career help

5 tips to manage your staff during the holiday rush

For many businesses, including retail and hospitality, the holiday season brings many opportunities. Increased traffic, a higher turnover of stock…

360 degree feedback surveys can work for you

Here at Balance at Work, we recently managed a 360 degree feedback survey that saw 1360 feedback surveys completed for…

The 5 Apps We Use Daily to Save Time and Money FREE REPORT

What's your story?

What’s your story? #8: Susan Toole

What’s your current position and what do you do? Admin / Bookkeeper for Balance at Work Pty Ltd and Corptraining. HR…

Paradox theory and team dynamics

This article was originally written and posted by Dr Dan Harrison. You can read the original version here. In today’s…

workplace training

How to get ROI for workplace training

Remember the last time you organised workplace training for your team? If you’re like most businesses, there was probably some…

What's your story?

What’s your story? #7: Chris Bulmer

The latest addition to our series of career path stories features Chris Bulmer, National General Manager, Learning and Development, for…

Harrison Career Navigator Training in Melbourne

Are you curious about the Harrison Assessments career reports? Are you thinking of using Career Navigator with your clients, but…

Are you on the career cycle of doom?

This is a phenomenon I’ve observed recently. Perhaps it applies to you. If you are good at your job and…