Tag: Slade Report

A boomerang with many happy returns

“For employers, hiring former employees who left on good terms is a no-brainer: They know their past experi...

3 seconds is all it takes

Can it really be true that you can win or lose an audience in just three seconds? More on that later, but first here ...

Just because we have always done it this way does not mean…

Consider this: it’s estimated that US companies with 100 employees spend an average downtime of 17 hours per we...

5 ways to make a first rate decision

Making a bold move is risky business. Even when you’ve done the research, modelled the outcome and evaluated the ri...

How the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre is far more exciting than its name implies

Yesterday I had the pleasure of touring the new Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) building in Parkville as...

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Would you want to work part-time if you could?

A client recently asked me to find a Senior BDM for their boutique funds management business. Nothing unusual about t...

Are you hiring to fit today or tomorrow?

When you see candidates, do you imagine the possibilities and give them scope to reali...

So you think you’re talking to a client about your business, then the meeting takes a U-turn…

Imagine my surprise when on arrival at a prospective client’s offices, I was ushered into their boardroom, presente...