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How to succeed with recruitment agencies

Are Recruiters the Enemy? I spend a big portion of my workday talking to clients experiencing career transitions. Many are out there applying for jobs and it’s not uncommon to leam of their less than satisfactory experience with agency recruiters. I commonly hear things like: “They don’t retum calls”, “I’m just a number”, “I keep […]

Showing up isn’t enough

I was having a chat to a friend recently about their experience with someone in a yoga class being territorial by not wanting to move their yoga mat a few centimetres to accommodate an extra person. This is a common occurrence in the yoga world. There’s usually someone who needs to squeeze in and why […]

Avoid age stereotypes          

Career Coach Fiona Wainrit, of Career Mojo, explores how to effectively sell yourself into a job and feel comfortable doing it. There are loads of articles out there about personal branding and creating your own ‘elevator pitch’, so I’m not going to add to the literature on this. However, I will say that having such […]

Transitioning careers to success

Having spent many years working in recruitment, I recently decided it was time to pursue something rewarding. So I ditched the rat race and finally did what I’ve wanted to do for a while. Upon completing coaching qualifications, I am now practising as a Life Coach, with a niche in career transitions. My coach called […]

Retrenched…. Now What?

Career Coach Fiona Wainrit explores life after losing your job and shares her Top 5 Tips to quickly get you back on track. Being retrenched is a common reality in today’s world, numerous studies have indicated that the average person will experience job loss at least twice in a lifetime. I deal with such clients […]

Time for a Friendship Detox?

Success Coach Fiona Wainrit, of Finetuned Coaching provides some insight into how to become more successful by removing those who are holding us back. We all know about toxins in our foods and toxins in our external environment, but what about toxic people? We’ve all encountered them: they are individuals who: Drain us of energy […]

Stay hired. Don’t get fired!

Career Coach, Fiona Wainrit, of Finetuned Coaching has a giggle about how to keep your job in a tough economic market. Whether it’s called ‘re-designing’, ‘restructuring’, or ‘re-sizing’, fact is Australia has experienced a recent wave of retrenchments, which are on the rise. The banks have been the front-runners in retrenching staff, which is tapering […]

Five steps to Dealing with a nightmare boss

Nightmare bosses can easily make life hell at work. Career Coach Fiona Wainrit, of Career Mojo shares her Top 5 Tips to effectively deal with them. Nightmare bosses come in many forms: demanding, poor communicators, self-centred or arrogant, possess low emotional intelligence, or even clueless. They can quickly make us hate being at work, effect our […]

All work. No Zen?

We’re becoming better educated at finding ways to cope with life’s pressures… So why then are most of us still feeling burnt out? – Leading life coach, Fiona Wainrit explores this issue. For starters, the reality is that most of us seem to rush from place to place, worrying about that next appointment, or meeting, […]

The pursuit of happiness

Happiness is not something that just happens, it’s something we need to constantly work on, writes life coach Fiona Wainrit. Throughout my coaching and recruitment careers, I have worked with successful people at all levels from CEOs of multinational companies, to the baristas who make their coffees. I noticed some people make life look easy, […]