The past two years I have visited a particular company on several occasions to be a support to their staff who were made redundant. We call these, announcement days. Once the staff member has received news that their role is redundant they are introduced to the Career Transition program that their company is providing them.… Continue reading The Career Coach | Announcement Day
In case you haven't noticed the job search game has changed significantly in recent years. As a Career Management Consultant I see a lot of unemployed people looking to improve their chances of re-employment and a lot have the same story. I hear them say things like "I have never had to look for a… Continue reading 8 reasons why you may not be getting that interview!
Since I can remember, I have always been a volunteer. I have given my time, money and expertise to a variety of associations and causes ranging from sporting groups through to cultural exchange and many things in between. Currently I sit on the board of three associations, two of them with big challenges. Therefore there… Continue reading The Day I Almost Quit Being a Volunteer Board Member.
As a coach, I have a unique viewpoint. I am able to identify trends and similarities with problems that my candidates often experience. To the individual, they are going through a unique and personal experience however I see similarities at times and this gives me a greater insight. This week I had a candidate who… Continue reading Run out of energy? Here’s could be why
As a consultant in the career industry I see many individuals head towards Christmas each year with a great deal of anxiety and stress. However it doesn't have to be this way. Having Christmas off is a real blessing in disguise and I wish more people realised so. There are few moments in anyone's career… Continue reading Unemployed This Christmas? There is an upside.