October, 2017 | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne

Manners & Honesty Matter

Manners & Honesty Matter This week I observed a couple of situations which made me think more deeply about manners and why it’s so important in the workplace.  Let me tell you about the first situation. I observed one of my team grappling with the inauthenticity of a candidate that he placed into a role, or at least thought he had!  The candidate met the…

Interview with Selection Partners – Why Sydney?

Shortlist online –– published the following article, 25th October 2017 Executive Women Shortlists has merged into Selection Partners. Executive Women Shortlists was the first firm to be awarded an exemption under the Equal Opportunity Act, allowing its founder Amy Cato to focus on recruiting women into executive and senior roles. “We needed to make a stand and do something different to support our clients who wanted to employ more women…

Senior Women, but not old!

Senior Women, but not old! Congratulations to Jacinda Ardern the next prime minister of New Zealand. Not only is she a woman but she is in her 30’s.   When male maturity seems to be the norm in politics, bucking the system is a wonderful beacon of light for young women all over the world. Jacinda is the country’s third female PM and, at 37, its…

Harassment and Work

Harassment and Work As I read more about the harassment and abuse Harvey Weinstein has caused over many years in the States, it’s a stark reminder that women are being systemically harassed and intimidated in workplace’s all over the world regardless of age, fame, seniority or competence.  If Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow –  arguably two very strong confident women, kept quiet about their own…

Selection Partners Opens Sydney Office

Selection Partners Opens Sydney Office  The rapid growth of Selection Partners continues in the Australian Market with the announcement of the new 99 Elizabeth Street Office. This follows the recent appointment of Gender Diversity Recruitment Expert Amy Cato to the Selection Partners team. Amy combines her business ‘Executive Women Shortlists’ into the Selection Partner’s fold, creating more reach and resources to service a wider audience…