Workplace

Lack of sleep affects some of the key cognitive functions we need to be productive and effective, including critical thinking, memory and attention.

Sleep health: How to sleep better when working remotely


Nearly 70 per cent of people experience some degree of anxiety about giving and receiving praise.

How to give and receive praise at work


While a blank canvas offers the potential for great gains, it also comes with an increased risk of missteps and failure.

How to excel in 'blank slate' roles


Important “firsts” should always be celebrated. It could be “the first time you get to manage a team or the first time you get to present to the board or senior management.

Four important career moments to acknowledge


As workplaces reset their norms to adapt to different operating conditions created by the pandemic, now is the perfect time to bridge any gaps between rhetoric and reality.

Is it time to adopt staff wellbeing as a KPI?


The Fair Work Commission may consider an employee has been unfairly dismissed if their dismissal is deemed harsh, unjust or unreasonable.

Why you need to know your rights and obligations as an employer


Secondments have proven valuable even when they are conducted remotely.

What is a secondment and why it can boost your career


If we become disenchanted with our current workplace, it can be damaging to our reputation to remain there.

When is the right time to leave a long-term job?


It’s challenging for managers, because if they don’t jump on it quickly, disengagement can go from mildly problematic to dysfunctional very quickly.

What can be done to re-enthuse and re-motivate employees?


Disruption to workplace norms has forced us to reimagine how we connect with people and exposed the fault lines in digital communication.

How to harness the power of connectional intelligence


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