March, 2019 | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne

7 Steps to Build Confidence

My dad recently visited from the UK, and whilst I love him dearly as he is genuinely one of life’s really good humans, I always cringe when he tells stories of me when I was young. I don’t know if anyone else feels the same when their parents remind them of how they were decades ago. For me when I was very young, I was…

Why women can be our own worst enemy

Let me explain why I entitled this blog, ‘Why women can be our own worst enemy.’  Visualise a young person close to you, this could be your son / daughter / nephew / niece / friend’s child. Imagine they really want to get into the A team for the sport they play. Their sport might be cricket, netball, tennis – the sport is not important,…

How to Advance your Career as a Woman

As a woman, we know there are many ways to advance our career – work hard, achieve successful outcomes, network, get involved in high profile projects – the list goes on.  One area, less spoken of I would like to highlight which helps women tremendously in advancing their career is sponsorship. To me a Sponsor is a Mentor who advocates for their mentee or protégé. By…

Can’t afford outplacement? Think again.

We all know that outplacement services are beneficial; for the impacted employees, those having to deliver the news and for those who remain, knowing their impacted colleagues are being given the best guidance for a career transition. Naturally the way their colleagues are treated is likely to be the way they will be treated should they need to also exit, so existing employees always watch…