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 […]
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 […]
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: […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
I was invited to chat to Georgie and Karl on Channel Nine’s TODAY Show about how you can make money via social media. Watch the segment here.
Career expert Michelle Gibbings talks to TODAY about how to turn your passion into a profit via platforms like Instagram. Watch the segment here.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Michelle wrote this article titled “Leadership is facilitation” that originally appeared in CEO Magazine that discusses so much of leadership is about facilitation, and about spending time making sure that everyone feels safe to contribute ideas. So much of leadership is about facilitation, and about spending time making sure that everyone feels safe to contribute […]
In this article, the Daily Mail Australia spoke to Michelle for her advice on the jobs with salaries over $100k that you DON’T need a university degree for – and how to secure them. As the global economy continues to produce low wages growth, many workers are suffering from stagnant salaries and have little prospect […]
I was delighted to appear on the TODAY Show on Channel 9 with Karl and Georgie to discuss flatlining wages and some tips on what you can do to get a six-figure salary. You can watch the video here.
Asking for a pay rise can be terrifying, but it doesn’t have to be. My article originally appeared in Women’s Health. Asking for a pay rise is something most people dread. However, when you shy away from negotiating you are walking away from lots of potential upsides: increased pay, more flexible working hours and […]
This article originally appeared on the MamaMia website. Dealing with a bad boss is not about getting even, but getting savvy about how you manage it. Here are four critical tips. Understand what’s driving their behaviour Seek to understand what’s driving their behaviour, and whether this behaviour is consistent or out of character. There’s […]
Rather than having all the answers, good leadership is the art of asking the right questions. This article first appeared in The Educator magazine – you can read the entire article here. — In today’s fast-paced world, there’s often an expectation that leaders need to have the answers at their fingertips, that’s it’s not OK to […]
My article “It’s time to disrupt yourself” first appeared on the Business Women Media website. 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 the game were fixed. They were set by […]
Michelle wrote this article titled “Why scepticism and debate enhance decision-making” that originally appeared in CEO Magazine that discusses why the devil’s advocate has a role to play in organisational decision-making. With the prevalence of ‘fake news’ and corporate scandals, and the increasing complexity and inter-connectedness of the business world it’s timely to challenge the […]
In this article, Dynamic Business spoke to Michelle about how flexible working is part of the modern workforce. Since the inception of the World Wide Web in 1991, technology, business and daily life has changed significantly. Who would have thought that billions of people across the globe would conduct business from the palm of their […]