Leaderonomics: Don’t Bypass the Past

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Sometimes looking back at the past is not a bad thing. Read more in this article for Leaderonomics. In high school, one of my favourite subjects was history. So much so that I thought about becoming a history teacher. Not surprising then that one of my favourite quotes is from the Danish Philosopher Søren Kierkegaard: “Life can […]

Better Homes & Gardens: Boost your earning potential

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Here are some savvy ways you can change your career. Thanks to the Better Homes & Gardens magazine for the opportunity for Michelle to share her ideas. Do a skills audit. You need to look at the gap between the skills you have and those needed in your new career. Read on.  

Chief of Staff: 5 ways to thrive during uncertainty

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In this article for Chief of Staff, Michelle shares her top tips on how to influence outcomes from situations that involve uncertainty, ambiguity and complexity.  Every day, media outlets share new predictions and studies on the future of work. Continue reading.

9Honey: Seven ways to turn your hobbies into a cash machine

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Thank you to 9Honey for inviting Michelle to share her tips and ideas on how to make money from your hobbies.  You will have seen stories of people who experimented with their hobby as a ‘side gig’, ‘side hustle‘ or ‘moonlighting’ before taking it full-time and landing a thriving business. It can sound enticing and rewarding. […]

New Idea: How social media can derail your career

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In this article for New Idea, Michelle explains the importance your online profile has on building your reputation.  An ill-timed comment, a thoughtless response or voicing an opinion you may change later is easy to gloss over when it happens in the spur of the moment. Continue reading.

When was the last time you changed your mind?

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Many years ago, I worked with someone who constantly changed their mind, making working for them exceptionally difficult. While they were a nice person, they never seemed to know what they wanted. Everything required multiple iterations and lots of dead ends. It resulted in loads of wasted time and energy. Worst of all, I never […]

psnews.com.au: Using the past to imagine the future

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It’s easy to dismiss yesterday’s ideas as out-of-date and irrelevant, but like fashions, they have a habit of coming back. Thanks for psnews.com.au for publishing this article about how you can use the past to imagine the future.  In high school, one of my favourite subjects was history; so much so I thought about becoming a […]

The Mercury: On the brand wagon

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Thanks to NewsLtd SmartDaily (The Mercury) for inviting Michelle to share her insights on how manicuring your ‘brand’ can win you jobs. History is littered with careers that rose to prominence and then, over time, lost their way. Workplace expert Michelle Gibbings says making a change when your job is having its ups and downs […]

The Australian: On the brand wagon

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Thanks to NewsLtd SmartDaily (The Australian) for inviting Michelle to share her insights on how manicuring your ‘brand’ can win you jobs. History is littered with careers that rose to prominence and then, over time, lost their way. Workplace expert Michelle Gibbings says making a change when your job is having its ups and downs […]

The Advertiser: On the brand wagon

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Thanks to NewsLtd SmartDaily (The Advertiser) for inviting Michelle to share her insights on how manicuring your ‘brand’ can win you jobs. History is littered with careers that rose to prominence and then, over time, lost their way. Workplace expert Michelle Gibbings says making a change when your job is having its ups and downs […]