BALANCE AT WORK BLOG

A new way to recruit

You sense the new person you need for your business is ‘out there, somewhere’.  But how do you find them?…

What's your story?

What’s your story? #2: Libby Bleakley

Libby Bleakley is the co-founder and project manager of the Sentru Formasaun Ba Juventude (Centre of Learning for Youth) in…

The one question you should be asking your staff

“At work, do you have an opportunity to do what you do best, every day?” Gallup has asked this question…

Traps for young (and old) players

At the moment I’m helping a small business with a recruitment campaign. (This is another way we use Harrison Assessments.) In the…

What's your story?

What’s your story? #1: Dr Howard Bell

The first volunteer in our interview chair is Dr Howard Bell OAM, Principal Solicitor at WorkCover NSW. When I first…

new employees

When negotiating, who should make the first offer?

Originally published on The Conversation 10 March 2015 By Matthew Shepherd, University of Technology, Sydney We all negotiate every day….

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

How to make the most of your 360 degree feedback reviews

In the process of assisting clients with 360 degree feedback surveys, we are often asked ‘What comes next?’. The three videos below…

Top 10 social media tips

This post was first published in Australian Career Practitioner Summer Edition 2014. Design by the very (multi-) talented Zoe Wundenberg…

Career development and social media

This post was first published in Australian Career Practitioner Summer Edition 2014. Design by the very (multi-) talented Zoe Wundenberg…

Australia’s vocational training system continues to deliver jobs

NCVER media release  ·  3 December 2014 The results are in for Australia’s major survey of students for rating the nation’s vocational…

Back to basics: Work environment matters

Visits to several different workplaces during ‘Sydney Open‘ started me thinking about how the place we work – the physical surroundings –…