September 07, 2016 | 0 comments

By Hamish Williams

So you’ve been in your current role for a while now, you like the company and you enjoy your role. The only problem is your salary has only marginally improved over the few years you’ve been there. Meanwhile, you’ve taken on more responsibility and developed a working routine that’s made you a model of productivity.

September 07, 2016 | 0 comments

By Hamish Williams

With salary increases at historic lows across many industries, many professionals are now looking at a promotion as the logical next step in increasing their earning potential. Easier said than done right? Like pay rises, there’s only so many management positions to go around and the higher you go up the organisational ladder, the harder they are to come by.

August 24, 2016 | 0 comments

By Ben Ready

Since entering the health sector as a registered nurse, Kardinia Health CEO Cathy McDonald has been building her career one step at a time. When it came to building on her practical experience with some formal qualifications she took the same approach.

After nearly 20 years in the workforce and making the transition from nurse to senior executive, Cathy was looking to formalise some of the practical skills she had acquired in her professional life by undertaking a Graduate Diploma.

August 21, 2016 | 0 comments

By Gaia and Andrew Grant

The secret to genius: Become multiperceptive

August 14, 2016 | 0 comments

By Stacey Barr

Evidence-based leadership is not about how to lead. It’s about what to lead. It’s not about how to communicate or inspire or direct or engage. It’s about using all this to lead the organisation to fulfil its reason for being, make the difference it exists to make, and do this with excellence.

August 12, 2016 | 0 comments

By Ben Ready

Wayne Bryant could never have imagined where his career would take him after starting as a delivery driver at automative engineering and parts company Repco more than 25 years ago.

From humble beginnings behind the wheel, he has worked his way up the ladder and now drives business success and performance as Executive General Manager of Sales and Operations, overseeing nearly 350 stores instead of a truck full of spares.

August 05, 2016 | 0 comments

By AIM Education & Training

What do Shakespeare, Budweiser and Pixar have in common? They are all amazing storytellers. From Toy Story to Hamlet, with a few hilarious adverts thrown in for good measure, these three storytellers understand what it means to spin a yarn.

Marketing your brand can be as easy as telling a human-centric story.

So when it comes to communicating your brand, why not go with storytelling?

What is a brand narrative?

August 03, 2016 | 0 comments

By AIM Education and Training

August 01, 2016 | 0 comments

By AIM Education and Training

While many people think creativity is a trait best suited to the art studio, it's also valuable in the office. Whether you're trying to develop a unique strategy to deal with an unforeseen contingency, or creating novel work processes to improve efficiency, creativity can add value to all manner of work.

Managing creative talent is an essential leadership skill.

July 27, 2016 | 0 comments

By AIM Education and Training

Back in 2014, the San Francisco Giants did the unimaginable, they won the Major League Baseball World Series. While they were ranked lowly when the season started, the Giants were able to drag themselves to the final against the odds. Facing off against the American League champions Kansas City Royals, the series went down to the final game. 

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