Slade Group Blog

The Great Resignation is Coming (and an invitation to you)

Posted on October 11, 2021 by Geoff Slade
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Australian businesses, brace yourselves. According to all the data coming out of the USA (a trend very likely to be followed here in the first half of next year), almost half the workforce are gearing up for the sort of change we have never witnessed before… the ‘Great Resignation’ is … Read More

Fear of success: Why it happens and how to overcome it.

Posted on September 30, 2021 by Renata Bernarde
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In a recent episode of my podcast, The Job HuntingTM Podcast (ep.100), I discussed success, but with a twist. I see the following behaviour happening all the time with my clients: when job hunters go from getting zero responses to suddenly getting calls from recruiters and job … Read More

5 ways to navigate through the current Tech talent shortage

Posted on September 23, 2021 by Gerard Salvador
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‘Talent shortage’ and ‘skills gap’ are terms that have been thrown about – at times, in my opinion, haphazardly – in the Australian technology sector since I first started recruiting in the space over a decade ago. But never before have these terms rung so true as in the past … Read More

R U Really OK?

Posted on September 9, 2021 by Tony Calderone
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Imagine this: You witness one of your colleagues, a solid performer in their area of expertise, become so overwhelmed with their workload, that they break down during a team meeting (on camera, because we are meeting virtually), when asked, “How’s your week looking?”

What an eye opener. Yet, this is … Read More

The Psychology Behind Why Every Day In Lockdown Feels Like ‘Groundhog Day’

Posted on August 16, 2021 by Boss Hunting
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They say variety is the spice of life, and for those trying to thrive in lockdown, the age-old adage couldn’t be more important. No matter how mentally strong and resilient you usually are, it’s tough to shake a sinking feeling when you’re facing health-mandated restrictions on what you can do, … Read More

Have you updated your LinkedIn profile since you set it up?

Posted on July 26, 2021 by Renata Bernarde
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Or since you got your new job? In the last 12 months? If not, you may be missing out on leveraging from LinkedIn, big time!

In Episode 91 of The Job Hunting Podcast, I share my journey and evolution using LinkedIn and how I updated my profile and activity … Read More

Thriving on Chaos – Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Posted on July 19, 2021 by Catherine DeVrye
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As we’re more than half way through 2021 and those of us in Australia enter a new financial year amidst lockdown, the covid chaos of the past 18 months remains a challenge. 

Like many, I recently moved to a home office after selling my business premises. It took ages to … Read More