Michelle O'Neil | Selection Partners | Executive Recruitment, Melbourne

Remember, interviews are a two-way street

Remember, interviews are a two-way street Whilst it may seem obvious that attending an interview is about both the employer and the potential candidate finding out more about each other, in my role as an interview and career coach, I regularly find that candidates have not considered what questions they should ask at the interview. In many cases this is due to the fact that…

Collaboration, Giving & Networking

Collaboration, Giving & Networking I recently became aware of and involved in a charity drive to provide handbags and toiletry products to homeless women or those who are victims of domestic violence. I was in the fortunate position to have a large number of new handbags available that I hadn’t sold, from a business I had closed down recently. I decided to donate all of…

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…

How is your level of self-awareness impacting your career?

How is your level of self-awareness impacting your career? Recently I was asked to conduct a workshop for a client to explain the use of the DiSC behavioural profiling tool.  During the workshop I found that this was the first time for many of the participants that they had used any type of assessment tool to create self-awareness about their preferences and style and how…