What’s the friction holding you back?

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Craig and I have recently taken up bike riding. Not having ridden a bike since my teenage years, getting back on, I was a little nervous (perhaps an understatement, because I did have thoughts of scrapes, bruises and a few broken bones). I set myself the goal that I would go a little farther and […]

Inside Retail: How to create a psychologically-safe workplace

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Workplaces have been impacted during the pandemic which has negatively affected the health and wellbeing of staff. Thanks to Inside Retail as Michelle outlines how to create a workplace that is psychologically safe. The heightened uncertainty and rapid change of the past 18 months has impacted workplaces, negatively impacting staff health and wellbeing. International studies reveal […]

Dynamic Business: Five ways for business leaders to make the return to work, work

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It seems working from home is here to stay. So how do you make it work? In this article from Dynamic Business, Michelle was delighted to share her five suggestions to help the future workplace meet the employers and employee needs. The recent Productivity Commission report – Working from Home – emphasised how working from home is […]

NewsLtd: Christmas jobs feast

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Thanks to the NewsLtd and Melanie Burgess for inviting Michelle to share her thoughts about why taking a casual job over the holiday season often leads to a full-time role. Less than three months out from Christmas, it is peak hiring season for summer casuals and, combined with easing Covid restrictions, it’s shaping up to […]

Foundr: How are you preparing your workforce for the future?

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Thank you to Foundr for inviting Michelle to share her thoughts on how to prepare your workforce for the future. Every day, news sources share stories about predictions and studies about the future. Some of these stories are positive, others negative; some will come true, and others will not. It’s often a challenge to know […]

IIDM: A guide to leading remote teams

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For International Institute of Directors & Manager, in this article, Michelle provides guidance on how to successful lead your team, remotely. Before COVID-19, close to 50% of employees had never worked from home before. Today, for many organisations, remote working is now an ongoing part of the organisational dynamic. Atlassian said employees only need to […]

CEOWorld Magazine: A guide to leading remote teams

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For CEOWorld Magazine, in this article, Michelle provides guidance on how to successful lead your team, remotely. Before COVID-19, close to 50% of employees had never worked from home before. Today, for many organisations, remote working is now an ongoing part of the organisational dynamic. Atlassian said employees only need to come into the office […]

Lawyers Weekly: How to sustain team motivation when the midyear slump hits?

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In this article for Lawyers Weekly, Michelle provides four tips in how to motivate your team when the midyear slump hits your team. In the southern states, winter can feel never-ending. Combine winter with COVID-19 fatigue, and you may be finding it harder to stay focused and be productive, writes Michelle Gibbings. The weather impacts […]

Helping organisations thrive podcast – Dealing with a bad boss

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Michelle was delighted to chat with Julian Roberts from the Helping Organisations Thrive podcast about how you can take bad boss conflict and turn it into a postive. Are you a bad boss? Do you work for a bad boss? Well, if you are either than take a listen to Michelle Gibbings who came on […]