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How to Spot the Signs of a Great Place to Work

If you’re looking for a new job, remember it isn’t just the job description you should focus on. It’s just as important to look for an organisation which will be a good fit for you, making it a great place to work. It’s where you will spend a significant amount of time and, outside of […]

Employer Brand Leadership During a Pandemic

Now, more than ever, do employees look to managers for information and leadership on many levels. We’re all in this together, there is nobody to blame for this pandemic, and it’s testing for every employee of an organisation. But what about employer brand leadership? Surely that is the responsibility of all managers, not just the […]

10 Things Great Bosses Do Every Day

We’ve all heard the adage, “People don’t leave bad jobs; they leave bad bosses.” It makes great fodder for after-work gripe sessions, but is there really any data to back the claim up? As it turns out, there’s a ton. In one study, 61% of those working for bad bosses said they were looking for […]

How you should offer rewards and recognition during a pandemic

Hard working employees are what will see every company through this pandemic. But how do you best recognise and reward them for their efforts when everything is so disrupted? For most Australians, COVID-19 has turned their working lives upside down. Projects have stalled, budgets have been slashed and the commute to work has become a […]

How to Get a Promotion – Without Working Longer Hours!

If you’ve been slogging away at the office, working long hours in the hope your good efforts will mark you out for promotion, you could be doing it all wrong. Unless you are an Olympic athlete, feats of strength and stamina are unlikely to be what your boss is looking for. Many of today’s business […]

20 Ways to Improve Empathy and Relationships at Work

In the busy, fast-paced world of business, it may be surprising to learn just how important empathy is when it comes to your personal level of performance and how well you can interact and work with your co-workers. Low levels of empathy can cause many problems in the workplace – it can leave you feeling […]

7 Ways Managers Motivate and Demotivate Employees

Few things are as costly and disruptive as managers who kill morale. Demotivated employees underperform and then walk out the door at the first opportunity. The scariest thing is how prevalent this lack of motivation is. Gallup research shows that 70% of employees consider themselves to be disengaged at work. Organizations know how important it […]

8 Unrealistic Expectations That Do You Harm

Research shows that your expectations determine your reality. Don’t let these unrealistic expectations hold you back. Your expectations, more than anything else in life, determine your reality. When it comes to achieving your goals, if you don’t believe you’ll succeed, you won’t. Research shows that people who believe in themselves use more metacognitive functions than […]

The Difference Between a ‘Job’ and a ‘Passion’ – and How to Find Your Passion

There are three general approaches to work: having a job, having a career, and having a passion. I presume that most of us are looking for passions that can also equate to well-paying careers/jobs. Does finding your passion have to mean finding a million-dollar job? Not necessarily. Your nightmare job could be another person’s passion, […]

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes for the New Year

Inspirational and motivational quotes have the power to get us through a bad week, and can even give us the courage to pursue our life’s dreams. So in the spirit of self motivation, here are 100 inspirational quotes: Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. –Napoleon Hill Strive not to […]