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Latest SLICE Survey results

Our latest survey of financial planning practices was published this week… The aim of the SLICE survey, which runs 3…

How can assessments assist low SES students?

This is a question we were asked recently. We are sharing what we found out so you can use it…

Why using Myers-Briggs at work Might Be a Terrible Idea (MBTI)

By Jesse E. Olsen, University of Melbourne and Peter Gahan, University of Melbourne  The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is the…

Before you judge personality tests, consider what they don’t judge

By Nick Haslam, University of Melbourne  Many job seekers are wary of personality testing. They will accept prying interviews and…

There’s more to personality than a test score

By Luke Smillie, University of Melbourne  Have you ever completed a personality test and felt dissatisfied with your scores? Maybe…

Top 5 resume ‘fails’ to avoid

Knowing how recruiters and prospective employers read resumes can help job seekers avoid the big mistakes. Embedded from FindTheRightJob What resume…

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

Why are you doing that?

In an aside in a recent webinar, Tim Paige from LeadPages mentioned he has a sticker on his monitor that says…

Introvert or extrovert, normal or abnormal: the problem with personality types

By Nick Haslam, University of Melbourne  The idea that people can be classified into types has a long history. Writing…

3 steps to creating your own monster

Have you noticed how many businesses seem to have a ‘problem child’ among their staff? Often this toxicity in the…

Brainstorming for one

Brainstorming is probably my favourite way of getting out of a rut and generating new ideas. It’s a key tool…

How smart SMEs save time and money with assessments

For every business, the pressure is on to hire the right person the first time! But for small and medium…

3 steps to building a better business case

Are you required to apply for money for initiatives you wish to implement or purchases you wish to make? When…