Human Resources Job Trends 2019

What can you expect on the horizon regarding Human Resources job trends for 2019 and beyond? A wise business owner knows that employees are by far their greatest asset. Great companies provide workers with an environment in which they’re invested not just financially, but emotionally too. A good Human Resources professional helps facilitate this. Understanding…

Five Key Trends for Practice Managers for 2019

As the role of Practice Manager expands in acceptance and responsibilities, the scope of opportunities also expands. Five key trends in Practice Management in 2019 are: 1. Excellent Job Growth According to the Australian Government Job Outlook website, numbers in Practice Management have grown very strongly since 2014 and are expected to continue to grow…

The Paper-based or Electronic Planning debate – which is...

With a new year upon us, it’s a perfect time to get organised and stay on track with your planning and productivity resolutions. While shopping around for a new planner, you may be wondering whether to use a traditional paper-based system or try a digital alternative. Both have their advantages (and downsides).   The Pros…

Project Management Job Trends for 2019

2019 Trends in Project Management include global and industry hot spots, Japanese innovation, and a return to valuing human resources. Seven Job Trends for Project Managers to watch in 2019 1. Enterprise model continues to gain favour As reported in February 2018, there has been an accelerating trend for businesses to adopt Project Management as…

Building and Construction Job Trends 2019

If you’re in the building and construction industry or planning to be, what job trends should you be watching out for in 2019?   Widening Opportunities in Australia The building and construction management industry is always changing and developing, with innovation and technology the main driving forces behind these changes. Australia is lucky to have…

How to Make Your Resume Stand Out Without Experience

Today, it’s not that easy to get a new job, especially if you lack work experience. Competition among candidates is pretty intense, and it’s essential for an applicant to make their resume stand out from the crowd. What you should add to your CV if you don’t have experience? For instance, how you can become…

Top TED talks on how to be a productive...

Why are you procrastinating? Procrastination occurs when there is a delay between intended behaviour and action. Put simply; procrastination is avoidance or delay between the task you need/want to do and when you get it done. Here a few common procrastinator behaviours: Doing low priority tasks at the expense of a higher priority task Reading…

How to apply The Magic Formula for Change to...

Gleicher’s Magic Formula for Change is a respected model for organisational change and is often applied to project management. A crucial requirement of Process Redesign is that people embrace and use it across the business. Process redesign (or re-engineering) in a business environment, is defined as: “the fundamental rethinking and radical redesign of business processes…

10 Ways of Reconsidering Employee Evaluations (and what to...

Employee evaluations can be daunting for employee and employer alike, and if not delivered in the right way they can adversely affect an employee’s motivation, confidence and performance. If you are not getting the results you want, it is time to reconsider how you have conducted employee evaluations in the past and make the following…

How to Study Smart in the Silly Season

Seven tips to help you survive the holidays and keep you on track to graduation Christmas, New Years and summer holidays are a wonderful time of the year. However, all the festive fun on offer can mess with study schedules. The key is to balance your celebration time by staying mindful of your study commitments…