Yahoo Finance: 4 expert tips to hit the refresh button on your career

Featured on the Yahoo Finance website, Michelle shares her four tips on how to hit the refresh button on your career. The way we work is changing: these days, jobs are made and found online (and even on Facebook). If you’re conscious about moving forward in your career but not sure how to make the most […]

Insurance Business Magazine: Why your brokerage should be volunteering

Michelle recently wrote an article featured in the Insurance Business Magazine talking about why your brokerage should be volunteering. An international leadership expert has urged brokerages to participate in volunteering days, saying the benefits are three-fold – at the very least. “Firstly, one of the key benefits is around bonding and team dynamics,” says Michelle […]

CEOWORLD Magazine: The Rules Of The Game Of Work Have Changed. Do You Know How To Still Play The Game?

Michelle recently wrote an article featured in the online CEOWorld magazine; looking at how the rules of the game of work have changed. The rules of work have changed and to stay in the game you need to know how to adapt to them and, at times, break them. In the past, the rules of […]

CEO Magazine: Why trust is an essential leadership skill

In her recent article featured in CEO Magazine, Michelle explores why leaders should build a corporate culture of trust. There’s no doubt that workplaces are complex environments – bringing together a melting pot of people with varying ideas, assumptions, experiences, expectations and ambitions. If you want an engaged and productive workplace where ideas are constructively […]

IIDM: Why Leaders Will Have Their Progress Hampered If They Don’t Take Time to Practise Self-care

In a world that’s in a constant state of busy-ness, being able to slow down and find time for self-care can be very hard. In this article featured on the International Institute of Directors and Managers (IIDM) website, Michelle talks about why it’s important for leaders to take time to practice self-care. Leaders worry that […]

Dynamic Business: Lets talk: The Big C

Michelle recently featured on the Dynamic Business website talking about the key characteristics CEO’s should possess in order to lead effectively and to be exceptional in their role. Although the list may be long, we have asked experts to focus their opinion to just 5 key traits, giving an overall summary of what they feel […]

Money & Life: It’s never too late to learn

In an article featured in Money & Life, Michelle discusses why its never too late to learn. Don’t underestimate the importance of upskilling throughout your career. When was the last time you learnt something new? Last week? Last month? Last year? Or is it so long ago that you can’t remember? It may have been […]

Business Woman Media: 5 Tips for getting a promotion

The world is changing.  How we work is changing. To become the leader of your career and secure that promotion here’s five tips to get you on your way. Written by Michelle, this article was featured in the Business Woman Media website. 1. Get planning Actively plan your career by setting aside time to reflect […]

HR Director: Why building a caring culture is critical (and how HR can influence this)

Michelle recently shared her insight on why building a caring culture is critical. She also explains how HR can influence this within an organisation. To view the article, visit the HR Director website. Read the papers or online journals, watch and listen to the news, and you’ll see many instances over the last 12 months […]

now TO LOVE: 5 tips for helping your teenager find their first job

According to Michelle in a recent article on the now TO LOVE website, “You’ll never regret helping your teenager find their first job.” It’s also not about the money, money, money …read on here. Getting your first job is an important milestone for any person. The experience can be filled with nerves and apprehension, but it doesn’t […]

Insurance Business Australia: Return-to-work parents have untapped potential

Michelle was recently featured in this article on the Insurance Business Australia website talking about the untapped potential of return to work parents. For brokers who’ve made the jump and set up on their own, one of the most important milestones comes when there’s too much work for one person to handle. Of course, paying […]

Retail Pharmacy: How to know if you have a power-hungry boss (and what to do about it)

In this article featured on the Retail Pharmacy website, Michelle looks at how you can establish if you have a power-hungry boss and what you can do about it. There’s an old saying: power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. It’s attributed to Lord Acton, a nineteenth-century British historian and moralist. In an organisational context, […]

Insurance Business Australia: Are you making bad decisions for your insurance career?

Michelle offers her insight on the nine important things that should always be taken into account when it comes to important decision making. To read the article, visit the Insurance Business Australia website. It’s estimated that the average adult makes about 35,000 conscious decisions every day – of course, some of them are far more […]

Training & Development: Is your decision making riuning your change program?

The capability of leaders to make good decisions during times of change is critical. Decisions are taken to make progress. So, if a leaders decision making is ineffective, the organisation will either stall, make limited progress or head in the wrong direction. To read Michelles article, as featured in the April edition of Training and […]

Insurance Business Australia: Is your brokerage leveraging age diversity?

Michelle featured in this article written on the Insurance Business Australia website. The vast majority of leaders have woken up to the benefits of workplace diversity but while firms often focus their initiatives on gender or race, there’s one factor which regularly goes neglected – age. “Many areas of the workforce overlook the benefits of […]

Daily Mail: How to score a pay rise EVERY time

Featured in the Daily Mail, Michelle reveals how ‘detaching’ yourself and ‘seeking leverage’ are key to boosting your salary in 2019. Negotiating a pay rise is a daunting prospect whatever the circumstances, but it can become especially terrifying when you’re in an interview for a new job. But career expert Michelle Gibbings said there are […]

LongRoom: Career expert reveals how ‘detaching’ yourself and ‘seeking leverage’ are key to getting a pay rise

Negotiating a pay rise is a daunting prospect whatever the circumstances but, according to Michelle in an article featured on the LongRoom website, it can become especially terrifying when you’re in an interview for a new job. But career expert Michelle Gibbings said there are five things you should do to improve your chances. Leverage […]