CU 04: Jenny Butcher, HR Director

Our special guest in this episode, Jenny Butcher, is one of Australia's most highly regarded Human Resource Directors. Jenny has worked in both the Commercial & not for profit sectors and also as a consultant, holding a range of leadership roles at organizations including Accenture, Hudson & Logical Edge and has helped clients such as Sensis, Johnson & Johnson, Janssen-Cilag, Perpetual and Visy. Jenny talks openly about her own experiences and also passes on valuable advice about how to create a 'business case' to be recruited! Don't miss this episode with Jenny. Read more »

CU 03: Jim O'Connor, Micro Brewer & Entrepreneur

Our guest on Careers Unplugged this week, Jim O’Connor, started working for one of the world's largest accounting advisory firms, Andersen, whilst in his early 20s, taking him across Asia in different roles. He later acquired, managed and sold a successful agricultural business with his brother, before embarking on an entirely different journey... as founder and co-owner of boutique brewery, The Fortitude Brewing company. Read more »

What's Your Vote... Street Smart or Qualified!?

Here's a great question - do Employers/business owners prefer 'street-smart' recruits (ie - those who hit ground running) or 'qualified' recruits? No doubt, recruiters like ‘qualified’ recruits as it helps to cover their butt! And let's not forget that quals are great and show the important trait that you hve […] Read more »

Stu's take on "8 ways to get a job"

http://makeitbigtraining.com/8-great-ways-to-get-your-dream-job/ Check out Stu's take on this week's Make It Big Training video, "8 Ways to Get Your Dream Job". Have a laugh, then visit MakeItBigTraining.com and watch Stu Hayes & Rich Sayer share together - it's great stuff and includes some excellent tips on finding work. Here's the direct […] Read more »

Habits of Success - Protect Your Attitude

We know it sounds corny, but have you ever heard the saying, "Your attitude determines your altitude?" Have you ever wondered what this really means? Or what you could do to improve your attitude and achieve success? Not surprisingly, improving your attitude requires more than just 'deciding' in your conscious […] Read more »

What is Your "You" SP?

If you are wondering whether you have what it takes to start a business on the side, then check out this great video in which shares his insights on the importance of your "You-SP" - your unique selling proposition! It is classic Rich and there are some great snippets of […] Read more »

How your heart helps you live without regret

Have ever regretted doing something? Wished you done something you didn't... or the other way around?! Have you ever wondered how you could make better decisions in the first place... so you reduce the likelihood of regret in the first place?! In all cases, this great video from Stu is […] Read more »

How to market yourself to achieve career success

How do you define your personal brand? What do you stand for? How are you communicating this? How are you adding value to the communities & industries you are a part of? If you have ever wondered about any of these, or simply how you could market YOURSELF to achieve […] Read more »