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Career Mojo features in Financial Management magazine on dealing with difficult colleagues

I was recently interviewed for Financial Management magazine. Luckily it wasn’t on financial advice, as it would be a VERY short article! The topic was dealing with difficult colleagues. Unfortunately most of us have been there at some point. If you currently fall into this category, there’s some great advice from a number of experts: […]

Career Mojo features in the Daily Mail on dealing with a Nightmare Boss

Ever dealt with a Nightmare Boss? Check out these top stories & tips: https://dailym.ai/2I8S4qG 

Have Vegan Activists got it all wrong?

One sunny Sunday afternoon a few months back, I was visiting family in Queensland. We decided to check out the local Broad Beach market, finally arriving at the food stalls where the smell of freshly baked bread made me salivate. I decided to buy a giant New York style pretzel, and noticed a group of […]

Preparing for a Changing Workforce- LinkedIn Panel Discussion

I was honoured to recently speak on a panel at LinkedIn HQ, Melbourne about planning for a changing workforce. Richard Mitchell, LinkedIn’s Australia HR Leader shared his insights around the three main trends we see contributing to the future workforce; AI & Automation, The Skills Gap(s), and Independent Work. I opened with a funny personal […]

Differentiating an imposter from the real deal!

I’ve delayed it. Thought about it. Spent hours discussing it with other professionals. But I can no longer hold back. I need to address the elephant in the room. The key word here is “fake” and I’m not talking about diamonds or Louis Vuitton handbags. It’s a certain new breed of Professional/Life/ Health & Wellbeing […]

Maternity leave on a resume. Blessing, or omen?

It was a typical day at work. I was in the midst of sifting through a mountain of resumes for a senior position I was recruiting for. After some time spent staring at CV’s, the eyes can begin to glaze over and all resumes start to look the same. I then stumbled across one that […]

Cut the Bullshit & Earn What You’re Worth!

“No one will ever pay you what you’re worth… They’ll only ever pay you what they think you’re worth.” This is the powerful opening line to Casey Brown’s Ted Talk ‘Know your worth and ask for it”. It’s great to see other experts enforcing the same principles I’ve been sharing with clients over the years. […]

Getting your MOJO back

There are times in life where we lose our “mojo”, “drive”, or “zest for life”. This is totally normal, so if you are experiencing this lull, don’t be hard on yourself. The following top five questions have been developed to shift you out of your rut and move you forward to achieving your goals. Before you tackle […]

The chemistry behind your conversational intelligence

I think most of us would like to have more conversations at work that ultimately lead to co-creation, openness and trust, sharing of ideas and collaboration. It is when we are truly in a congruent state – the alignment of our head, heart and gut, that great things can happen. I’ve recently been working with senior leaders […]

Why wasn’t I hired?

In the game of hiring, there’s only one first prize and no consolation if you’re the runner up. Just think about the times you applied for a role you thought was perfectly suited: you ticked all the boxes, had the right skills, experience, industry background and qualifications.  You carefully constructed a great cover letter showcasing […]