How To Successfully On-Board Remote Workers

We are all well aware by now that things have changed with self-isolating and non-essential travel in place. Remote recruiting, hiring and on-boarding is the only way to go if you are essential workers or determined to carry on business as usual to minimise, or even completely avoid, aftermath upset. We’ve pulled together some tips […]

Prepping for Video Interviews

Video interviewing is not new. Far from it, in fact. Hiring managers and recruiters alike have been using tools like this for years now. Some of you will already have experience with video interviewing software, while others may only be familiar with the more traditional face-to-face set up. One thing’s for certain though, video interviewing […]

How To Communicate With Your Team During Difficult Times?

As our day to day continues to be disrupted and there are a lot of unknowns over the coming weeks, leaders all over Australia are fielding some difficult questions. You cannot say with any certainty when your team will return to the office, or what things will look like when they do return. But despite […]

How To Be A Leader When Self-Doubt Shows Up?

Sue McKenzie is Founder & Principal of Orange Coaching. Having spent over 25 years leading large and small teams, she became fascinated by the thinking and behaviour patterns that contribute to successful organisations. Sue now works with organisations globally developing leaders and teams to emulate those patterns to create successful organisations where great people thrive. […]

Working From Home – A Parent’s View

As I come to the end of week five of working from home, I reflect back to six weeks ago and realise nothing could have prepared me for what was going to happen. COVID-19 was in the news for a few weeks and I was pretty sure it was not going to hit us that […]

How Has COVID-19 Impacted The Recruitment Process?

Around mid-March, so many roles were put on-hold. Offers were retracted and start dates were pushed back indefinitely. After about a week or so of silence, some organisations pivoted, understanding they needed to find innovative solutions to the new reality. The way some companies searched for talent, approached interviewing and on-boarding all changed. Social distancing […]

Cyber-Security – Protect Your Business During COVID-19

Deepak is an Information Security and Risk Assurance professional with over 17 years’ experience. He provides risk advisory and assurance services for a diverse range of organisations, working in various sectors including Defence, Security Consulting, Financial Services and Telecommunications. He has built valuable knowledge and experience on security engagements, further developing his expertise working with […]

Quarantine: How To Safeguard Your Mental Well-Being

Many of us are into week four or five of working from home. The novelty has worn off and thoughts are turning to the preservation of mental health. People can be feeling lonely, disconnected from their friends and family, struggling to stay motivated or unable to switch off from work. A number of people we […]

How To Build A Better Relationship With Your Recruiter

Seasoned recruiter, Rina Gami, shares her thoughts on how to build a trusted partnership with your recruiter. As a recruiter I juggle a number of priorities every day. A lot of the time, the universal grievance from candidates who are looking for a new role, is they feel their calls are not returned or they […]

Preparing For A Job Interview 

Congratulations! You have successfully secured an interview. You only get one chance to make a positive impression. It may sound like common sense, but so many people do not invest enough time in the preparation. There a few things you can do prior to your interview, which can give you the best chance of success.  What are you […]