April, 2014 | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne

Networking – why you should give it a go & what to do

As a career coach I know the importance of networking, both from the perspective of finding a new job, but also from the viewpoint of developing great relationships that can help in your career progression from a mentoring perspective. I also know how the thought of career networking can scare even the most confident of people.  When you consider that between 75-80% of jobs are…

A South Americans’ perspective on us!

Famous English writer George Eliot said: ‘We are all apt to believe what the world believes about us’, and in almost 10 years of experience working with huge multinational corporations in Ecuador, I learned that the perceptions people have about us might not only represent half the success in everything we do, but also might unconsciously imprint in our minds and unperceivably drive us in…

Technology can be very useful

As I arrived at my physio appointment to discuss how to get my left leg back into tip top running condition. I was amazed to see that the practice had had a technology upgrade.  Rather than taking notes on paper, my information was detailed directly onto an ipad.  I was then shown a 3D image of a bodies internal muscular system to illustrate which muscles…

Happy employees are healthy employees

It’s interesting to see the cultural change in a lot of companies as they embrace Health and Wellbeing and recognise the importance of assisting in creating lifestyle balances which embrace a more active, healthier, centred and happier employee.  Employers who are embracing this are starting to find that the introduction of multifaceted intervention in both physical activity and nutrition are having positive effects in the…