November, 2017 | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne

How Expensive is it to Replace Someone?

Have you ever worked out how much it costs to replace a member of staff?   I have, and I can tell you it’s expensive. Cost of Turnover Calculator When calculating the cost we often forget to take into account some of the hidden costs such as; needing to have a contractor to fill in, the time it takes in writing an advertisement, how many hours…

Benefits of Diversity on Innovation

Benefits of Diversity on Innovation In this volatile and complex world, for organisations to continue to prosper beyond 2017, Leaders need to build on their historic skills to embrace innovation and change.  Diversity of leadership encourages new ways of thinking, and challenges old paradigms New leadership strengths such as courage, collaboration and diversity of thinking are essential.  The global management trend towards collaborative and inclusive…

To Coach or Not To Coach?

To Coach or Not To Coach? Here’s a situation. A direct report of yours just gave a presentation to senior management. The presentation went okay but frankly could have gone a lot better. The direct report knew her material but didn’t demonstrate self-confidence in her body language, didn’t dress appropriately, and didn’t think fast on her feet in addressing some of the questions. You noticed…