Leadernomics: Do you think like a leader?

Do you think like a leader? Michelle recently explored this question in an article she wrote for Leadernomics. Developing the next generation of leaders was listed as the top issue for CEOs in DDI’s CEO Challenges: Global Leadership Forecast for 2018 report. Leaders are increasingly being asked to grapple with complex problems for which there […]

Yahoo Finance: Thinking of going part-time? Read these 6 tips first

Michelle recently wrote an article featured in Yahoo Finance about what things to consider before moving to a part-time job. There might be one of various reasons why someone already in the workforce wants to move from full to part time work. They may be wanting to scale down and ease into retirement, or they […]

Q Super: Taking your career to the next level

Michelle recently featured in Q Super talking about how to take your career to the next level. Ideally, we all want to grow our career and that usually means a more exciting job and a larger wage, or salary. But while you may be ambitious to achieve a senior role, how do you get there? […]

Insurance Business Australia: Why some stress is actually good for insurance brokers

In a recent article featured in Insurance Business Australia, Michelle talks about why some stress is good for insurance brokers. Most brokers are used to juggling a consortium of tasks and challenges but, for those who have found themselves eyeing the easy life with envy, take solace in the thought that a little bit of […]

Money & Life: Are you owning your reputation?

Are you owning your reputation? Michelle explored this question in an article she wrote for Money & Life. Owning your reputation means being clear on your values and what you stand for. Everyone has a reputation, which is essentially what they are known for. The challenge is that what you want to be known for, […]

CEOWORLD magazine: Thinking Differently As Competitive Advantage

Michelle recently featured in the CEOWORLD magazine writing about why thinking differently is a competitive advantage. Developing the next generation of leaders was listed as the top issue for CEOs in DDI’s CEO Challenges: Global Leadership Forecast for 2018 report. Leaders are increasingly being asked to grapple with complex problems for which there is no one right […]

Business Woman Media: The art of negotiating salary during the job interview

In a recent article featured in Business Woman Media, Michelle offers her tips on how to negotiate your salary during a job interview. Most people don’t like talking about money, and so negotiating the starting salary for a new role is something many people dread. However, when you shy away from negotiating you are walking […]

psnews.com.au: Dumping the dump: How to battle the bad days

Michelle recently wrote an article featured on the psnews.com.au website offering ways on how you can battle the bad days. You miss an important meeting. Your plane is cancelled. You lose a key document when your computer crashes. You miss out on a major deal. The list could go on. Bad days are the days when […]

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 […]