6 Ways to Network More Effectively in 2020

6 Steps to Network More Effectively in 2020

Networking with professionals within and beyond your industry is an invaluable way to expand your connections and create opportunities for yourself and others. Whether you are thinking about a change in career direction, researching job prospects beyond your current employer or wishing to meet new clients, engaging in formal and informal networking events has a […]

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essential career planning tools for parents

Essential Career Planning Tools to Manage Parenting & Work

Today’s article is designed to give you some essential tools as you navigate your responsibilities as a new parent and think about restructuring how you engage with work to accomodate the cherubs in your life.  With most of my younger cousins having babies over the last few years, I’ve been reminded of the importance of […]

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characteristics for work

Character Traits for Work That Make a Real Difference

As an RMIT mentor and alumni I was recently invited to attend the Business Students Association Women in Business breakfast event featuring a guest panel with Sally Freeman KPMG, Dionne Higgins RMIT University, Elizabeth Proust AO Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), Debra Abbott Victoria Police and Justin Smith, 3AW. The average age of the students in the […]

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Karen’s Story: How a Redundancy Helped My Career Change

Karen Hollenbach When I returned to work in 2006, nearly 12 months after having my first child, I soon realised that my grand career plan needed to change. I wanted to play an active role caring for my son and needed to explore more flexible career options. My full time role at Diageo Australia and current career goals began to feel secondary to […]

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