Letting everyone work from home forever isn’t good for teamwork

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While there are indeed benefits with remote work, making it the ONLY option can be a bad thing to do for most organisations and teams.

Seven steps to attract and hire the best staff in 2021

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Now is the perfect time for businesses to re-evaluate their hiring processes. Here are tips for any business looking to land top talent…

How to improve your business through unpopular but necessary decisions 

Sometimes it takes an outsider to see things clearly. That’s how I felt as a former physiotherapist building a network of allied health businesses into a franchise. When I first started practising in 2004, I trod the well-worn path of becoming a practitioner owner believing, like many, that I could do it all.  Recently however,… Continue reading How to improve your business through unpopular but necessary decisions 

Diversity at the top will help businesses in challenging economic times

Claudia Pirko, Regional Vice President ANZ.

Diversity and a rich blend of skills and experience in the leadership team is likely to stand businesses in good stead as they regroup and rebuild in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, writes BlackLine executive, Claudia Pirko, Regional Vice President ANZ. What a difference a few months makes. The world has changed immeasurably since… Continue reading Diversity at the top will help businesses in challenging economic times

Let’s Talk: Effective leadership strategies

There are different leadership strategies that business leaders use to drive their teams and organisations forward.  According to the varying preferences, personalities and values of each leader, their strategies will differ slightly. Is it a case of being more autocratic, or is it being more democratic, that is preferable, for example? Each style comes with… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Effective leadership strategies

Tips for sales teams in the COVID-19 crisis

With COVID-19 face to face selling is over, at least temporarily, and this means that sales teams and sales leaders have to adapt their approach, offering and technique to a digital world. Selling doesn’t sound easy during a pandemic, but it is still happening and essential, so all is not lost. Although it is true… Continue reading Tips for sales teams in the COVID-19 crisis