October, 2015 | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne

Thinking of a career change?

Thinking of a career change? I am regularly working with individuals who are considering a career change. This decision may come about due to an unexpected change in circumstances via a redundancy or through the individual just wanting to do something different with their life. Regardless of the circumstances, considering a career change, can often be a confronting time, where you need to face your…

Partnering with your recruiter – why it’s important

Partnering with your recruiter – Why it’s important According to Mr Google, the definition of partnership is ‘A relationship between individuals or groups that is characterized by mutual cooperation and responsibility, as for the achievement of a specified goal’. When a partnership works, there is collaboration, understanding and a desire to meet the same goal in an open and honest way. When hiring, truly partnering…

Where is the balance?

Where is the balance?  The age-old debate around work/life balance continues… The simple truth is that the way we work has changed dramatically. This may be due to globalisation and the requirement to work across multiple time zones; greater requirement for travel; family impacts; project deadlines… Luckily, rapid advances in technology have assisted us to adapt, stay connected and work outside of the office, and…

Getting ready for retirement

Getting ready for retirement. For those in the workforce known as mature age, it’s always been the elephant in the room. The ‘R’ word.  But like death and taxes are inevitable, so is the day we decide to give up working. For some, this is a day they look forward to.  They’re looking forward to doing all the things they see people doing in the…