How to earn big without going to university

This article is authored by Linda Moon and is originally published in The Sydney Morning Herald. Growing up on a farm in Kingaroy, Queensland, Samantha Watt, now 31, wasn’t handed life on a silver platter. After school, she chose to go straight into the workforce. Gaining an entry-level admin role, Watt temped in those roles for … Continue reading How to earn big without going to university

Elevate your Executive Presence and Get to the Next Level

Join us for an exclusive Presentation and a great night of connecting with our fabulous community of high performing businesswomen: Wednesday 19 September at 6:30pm at One Roof. Melissa Lewis is taking the mystery out of executive presence through what she calls ‘The Principles of Presence ®’ which is supported by her PQ ® (Presence Quotient) proprietary … Continue reading Elevate your Executive Presence and Get to the Next Level

At work, it’s not just about who you know; it’s how well you know them

This article is originally published in Ideas.TED.com. There’s no need to silo our professional and personal relationships; multiple ties can actually help us succeed, says management researcher David Burkus. When we consider our overall networks, we tend to assign people to certain categories — some are friends, others are business relationships, and still others are … Continue reading At work, it’s not just about who you know; it’s how well you know them

Cheat Sheet on How to Network

This article is written by Odile Faludi, Starting Customer Conversations Specialist and a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. You can read the original article here. Hate networking … you are not alone. How many times have you felt obligated to attend a function, to sit next to a complete stranger, make small talk and eat … Continue reading Cheat Sheet on How to Network

The top 10 buzzwords we’re using on LinkedIn

This article is originally published in the Sydney Morning Herald. If you've ever spent more than five minutes in a tedious meeting then chances are you've been exposed to some baffling buzzwords. Usually, it involves someone in middle management, saying things like "let's maximise our key directives offline" while other people nod and pretend to … Continue reading The top 10 buzzwords we’re using on LinkedIn