28 October 2018

When a potty mouth becomes a sworn enemy

There's a school of thought that if you want to advance your career you should leave your potty mouth at the entrance to your workplace.
21 October 2018

Time to deal with the chronic complainer

Chronic complainers, we have all dealt with them at some stage in our careers. There are several strategies that can be deployed to minimise the chronic complainer's impact.
20 October 2018

Priorities, poor staff relations affect councils

A recent CEO Boardroom luncheon identified self-interested councillors and toxic relations between elected officials as threats to the quality of WA local Governments.
30 September 2018

Respect a key concern in all great workplaces

Ever dreamt of the ideal workplace, where the job is challenging and rewarding and colleagues pull together to offer in-demand products and sought after services?
23 September 2018

Giving back can make good business sense

The thought of giving back to the community in some way appeals to many and often translates to donating cash to a charity or community organisation. While this provides charities with precious funds to provide valuable services to the community, it just so happens there are other ways to give back through the workplace - via...
16 September 2018

Work hard to avoid becoming a workaholic

Are you a workaholic, or simply a hard worker?
13 September 2018

Words have power in mental health battle

So "R U OK?" day has come around again. It's our national day which casts a spotlight on the importance of regular mental health "check-ins" with family, friends and work colleagues.
09 September 2018

Poor professional fit can end a good career

For many, reading the signs they have opted for the wrong career is quite challenging.
02 September 2018

Fix the bad habit or limit your work career

It is easy to identify poor work habits in others but recognising these in ourselves is usually a different story. Chances are you have been displaying negative traits for years and they could career limiters or worse, career killers.
26 August 2018

Opening up about productivity shut-downs

Cast your mind back to a time when the office was a set of cubicles that provided a quiet place for workers to concentrate, write and speak on the phone.