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17 September 2020

Gender Balance: Is it Necessary? Is it Achievable?

I couldn’t help but ponder those questions as I kicked off some research to help a client with some market intelligence to support their external succession planning.  Right up front... Read more...

29 July 2020

Turning to the Stoic Philosophers in Covid Times

I first discovered the ancient Roman Emperor and philosopher Marcus Aurelius about 12 years ago vis the book “Meditations” and have carried it with me since.  Written around 180AD, mostly... Read more...

19 May 2020

Working From Home – Tips and Tricks For Leaders

With all the uncertainty created by the pandemic, one thing that seems to be set in concrete is that working from home more regularly (if not all the time) will... Read more...

18 September 2019

Vulnerability as a Leadership Art

With the increased focus on emotional intelligence, leaders have been encouraged to show their vulnerable side.  But can showing vulnerability actually work against you?  Co-founder of Accelerating Leadership Presence (ALP)... Read more...

19 June 2019

Deloitte’s 2019 Human Capital Trends in 1,000 Words

Each year, Deloitte publish a well-researched study of trends affecting HR.  This year’s report pack runs to 107 pages, plus videos.  What, you haven’t read it all yet?  Each year,... Read more...

31 October 2018

The Rise of the Flexible Workplace

Who came up with idea that 5 days a week, and 40+ hours is the way ‘work’ should work?  A lot of us grew up in the world where this... Read more...

22 October 2018

Meet our new partner in Melbourne, Josh Hollway

Josh is a Partner in the Melbourne office and brings over 20 years of global commercial and consulting experience. Having worked extensively in Europe and Asia Pacific for more than... Read more...

17 October 2018

Meet our new partner in Melbourne, Jayne Crow

Jayne is a Partner in our Melbourne office. She is a pragmatic, outcomes focused professional with over 20 years’ experience in senior HR and Corporate Services roles, including leadership of... Read more...

15 October 2018

Meet our new partner in Sydney, Alex Gibbins

As a Partner in our Sydney office, Alex has over 18 years experience in Talent Consulting, Talent Acquisition and HR Partnering across Australia and New Zealand. Having spent time working... Read more...

2 August 2018

The Power of Negative Visualisation

Marcus Aurelius & the Stoics I first discovered the ancient Roman Emperor and philosopher ten years ago. I stumbled across the book “Meditations” and have carried it with me since.... Read more...

Recent Posts

The Development Quotient

“Whenever you can, count” Francis Galton To be a recognised ‘developer of... Read More

20th November 2020

“You have too much experience”

  We’ve heard that line from a couple of people lately. They... Read More

12th November 2020

RIP to the IDP

Full disclosure, a result of too much COVID-induced TV streaming is... Read More

28th October 2020

Flexible Working not Working? Meetings are not the problem

I recently posted an article about the COVID generated phenomenon  where... Read More

21st October 2020

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