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Articles about career transition.

Age Is Just A Number: Invictus Games And Self-Belief

By | 2018-11-07T08:14:00+00:00 November 7th, 2018|Career transition, Mature age transition, RiseSmart Story|

The 2018 Invictus Games in Sydney are over. I had the privilege to volunteer as a National Liaison Officer for Team Canada. Competitors, their family and friends, coaches, staff and volunteers – are all coming down from the highs of the Invictus buzz. Being surrounded by so many inspirational stories, where camaraderie replaced competitiveness [...]

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Winning ways to prepare for the new Employee Relationship Economy

By | 2018-08-28T17:47:24+00:00 August 19th, 2018|Career transition|

In the give and take of the employee relationship economy, what do we hold on to and what do we let go of? RiseSmart uses the term ‘Employee Relationship Economy’ in response to the evolving concepts of how work is done, by whom, for how long and who’s in charge. The employer – employee [...]

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Boomerang employees: reframing the employer – employee relationship

By | 2018-04-04T12:38:06+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Career transition|

What's a boomerang employee? Boomeranging. Frequent new beginnings. As an employee, the relationship with our employer is now very different. We don't necessarily expect a job for life. And when we leave a company, there's every chance we could return at some point. We may become a boomerang employee. Anecdotal evidence abounds. Personally, I have [...]

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What does #PressforProgress mean to RiseSmart Australia & New Zealand?

By | 2018-03-08T07:57:16+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Career transition, Gender pay equity|

This year’s theme for International Women’s Day - #PressforProgress is one that’s close to our hearts at RiseSmart Australia and New Zealand. Working in career transition (outplacement, redeployment, mature age and executive transition), we collectively have an everyday commitment to press forward and progress gender parity. We break stereotypes just by being an organisation [...]

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Learning from Lisa Wilkinson: the art of salary negotiation

By | 2017-12-18T10:04:10+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Career transition, Gender pay equity|

This week's Twitter and news feeds in Australia are bursting with the news of highly respected journalist and TV presenter, Lisa Wilkinson's departure from her employer at Nine, reportedly over salary negotiations and her subsequent swift appointment by rival Network Ten. From what we do know, there are lessons here, particularly for women, about salary negotiation and gender pay equality.

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RiseSmart New Zealand – we make new beginnings possible, faster.

By | 2017-12-18T09:48:10+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Career transition, Executive transition|

RiseSmart New Zealand’s innovative and award-winning outplacement solutions are now fully available to New Zealand organisations wherever they operate. With virtual and blended solutions, RiseSmart New Zealand provides expert career transition solutions to guide and inspire people through organisational and demographic change. RiseSmart’s personalised services and revolutionary technology dramatically accelerate the process of career transition and delivery of successful outcomes - at least 40% faster than the national average.

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