Communication Teamwork And Problem Solving – What Do These Words Have In Common

Communication, Teamwork And Problem-Solving – What Do These 3 Words Have In Common?

Communication, teamwork and problem-solving. These common “buzzwords” are generally present in job advertisements because recruiters are looking for specific kinds of people who are already in possession of these highly valuable, transferable job skills. These transferable job skills are ones that you may have picked up and developed in previous positions or roles, and which…

Mental Health In The Workplace

Mental Health In The Workplace

1 in 6 Australians will experience a mental illness at some point in their lives. Regardless of the severity of the condition, your mental health can be either a positive or a debilitating force on you and affect your ability to be productive. In many cases, your work and workplace can also become a significant…

How To Do Deal With Presenteeism At Work

How To Do Deal With Presenteeism At Work

Sometimes, being absent from work is better for you and the business you work for than if you were present that day.  When someone shows up to work but is unproductive as a result of feeling unwell, are distracted by personal issues, or are disengaged from their role, it’s known as presenteeism.  Presenteeism is difficult…

Stress in the Workplace

Stress in the Workplace

It’s been a stressful time for everyone transitioning into the new normal of business. Whether working from home, remotely or trying to get used to a whole new working environment, employees are under more pressure and stress than ever before. How to know if your stress is impacting you: Feeling ‘burned out’ at work Feeling…

Ways you can manage your stress

Ways you can manage your stress

There are various causes of stress that make it difficult to have just one method of stress management. There are 4 methods you can use in response to stress: Avoid: Sometimes the causes of our stress are avoidable. For example, if being around certain people makes you feel stressed because of the way they behave,…

Ways you can manage your stress

Ways you can manage your stress

There are various causes of stress that make it difficult to have just one method of stress management. There are 4 methods you can use in response to stress: Avoid: Sometimes the causes of our stress are avoidable. For example, if being around certain people makes you feel stressed because of the way they behave,…

When is taking a pay cut okay

When is taking a pay cut okay?

Taking a pay cut is never easy but there are some situations where it makes sense. Focusing exclusively on the salary could prevent you from looking at other factors which are also important. You may need to take a pay cut when you are making a career change. This is because you won’t have the…