Ethical Jobs: Five ways to keep your career on track in an automated world

In this article that originally appeared on the EthicalJobs.com.au website, I discuss five ways you can keep your career on track in an automated world. The rules of work have changed. The gig economy is making waves and the transition to an automated and flexible workforce is here. As workers, no longer are we bound […]

B&T: Why Being Busy Doesn’t Equal Being Productive

Michelle wrote this article for B&T, outlining four key points to turn your ‘busy’ day into a ‘productivity’ day. Despite results from the 2016 census highlighting that the length of the working week for most Australians hasn’t increased since 2011, many workers feel pressed for time and in a constant state of ‘busy-ness’. For some, […]

Daily Mail: how to answer the five questions every boss asks at an interview

If you’re out to land the job of your dreams, handling yourself well in an interview is an absolute must. In this article from the Daily Mail, I write about how you can answer the five questions every boss asks at an interview. If you’re out to land the job of your dreams, handling yourself […]

Business Women Media: Use the power of social media to increase your revenue

Michelle wrote this article titled “Use the power of social media to increase your revenue” that originally appeared in Business Women Media that discusses how social media is creating new career opportunities and income streams for savvy people and early adopters willing to jump on board. Social media and technology is not only changing how […]

Inside HR: 3 tips HR can use to supercharge careers including their own

Michelle wrote this article titled “3 tips HR can use to supercharge careers including their own” that originally appeared in Inside HR that highlights three tips that can help HR teams to take careers development to the next level. Organisations, particularly large ones, undergo constant restructures and change. At the same time, the HR executive’s […]

Daily Mail: six questions you should ALWAYS ask at a job interview

In this article, the Daily Mail Australia spoke to Michelle about the six questions you should ALWAYS ask at a job interview. Asking questions at the end of an interview can be daunting but done the right way could mean you end up a happier employee. Australian careers coach, Michelle Gibbings, says there are two […]

Acuity: Is too much change too much?

Business as usual is giving way to constant change. Can the human brain adapt to accept relentless change as the new normal? In an article by Thea O’Connor for Acuity, Michelle explains is too much change too much? When organisational change consultant Michelle Gibbings worked in the corporate sector in 2014, a restructure every three […]

RPP: How to gear up for fast and frequent change (Podcast)

With the rise of tech and digital taking over the business world, it seems the art of communication may be at risk. Although business is still dealing with PEOPLE, teams are made up of humans, customers are human – TODAY we discuss how to gear up for fast and frequent change, how the customer experience […]

Daily Mail Australia: The FIVE questions job seekers should ask recruiters

Daily Mail Australia – The FIVE questions job seekers should ask recruiters – and the secret to making a good first impression at an interview Read the article at Daily Mail Australia 1. Why is the position being advertised? The role of the recruiter is to help the hiring manager find the most suitable person […]

GRC Professional: Why it’s time to disagree

Good decision making is a critical skill for governance, risk and compliance professionals.  Michelle wrote this article for  GRC Magazine. It’s not hard these days to see the evidence of ineffective decision-making—from Facebook’s privacy data disasters with Cambridge Analytica, to the stories emerging from the Banking Royal Commission. Good decision-making isn’t just about the process used […]

LBD: 10 things you can do to make a bad day better

In this article Michelle contributed to LBD, Michelle highlights 10 things you can do to make your day better.  Bad days. Crap days. Days when you don’t feel like getting out of bed, or wish you hadn’t. We all have them, as they are a fundamental ingredient of life. Think about it for a minute: […]

Public Service News: Career Leap: How to Reinvent and Liberate Your Career

PS News recently reviewed Michelle’s second book “Career Leap: How to Reinvent and Liberate your Career”. They say, “Gibbings highlights that opportunities will pass you by if you don’t assess where you are now in your career, be an architect on where you want to leap to, activate how you get there and accelerate how you […]

In The Black: Considering a career change? Plan carefully.

The days of having a step-by-step career in one organisation are past, and new models of work are emerging. Changes once seen as radical are no longer seen as unusual, but to make them work takes planning, awareness and self-organisation. My article, which was first published on In The Black outlines how to make a career leap. […]

Queensland Times: Key to landing yourself a $100k job

Many people dream of having a high-paying job that will take them away from the routine of the everyday working week and put more money in their pocket. My article, which originally appeared on the Queensland Times (QT) website, identifies some keys to landing a $100k job. You can read it here. — MANY people […]

Lismore Echo: Key to landing yourself a $100k job

In this article Michelle wrote for the Lismore Echo, she explains the key to landing yourself a $100k job. MANY people dream of having a high-paying job that will take them away from the routine of the everyday working week and put more money in their pocket. With effort and calculated focus, securing that job […]

News.com.au: How to land a $100k job

You might think it’s beyond your reach, but there are plenty of high-paying careers out there. My article, which first appeared on the News.com.au website, identifies six tips will help you land that high-paying job. — MANY people dream of having a high-paying job that will take them away from the routine of the everyday […]

MamaMia: Five tips on turning your hobby into a cash machine – without leaving your day job

A ‘side business’, ‘side hustle’ or ‘moonlighting’ is effectively what I call the ‘dual track’ approach to making a career leap. It means staying in your current role, whilst having a business on the side. My article “Five tips on turning your hobby into a cash machine – with leaving your day job”, originally appeared […]