Insights & Advice

Your regular dose of tips, news, and insights on all things from hiring to retiring and a whole lot more...

Robyn Walker joins the OnTalent team

We’re excited to welcome Robyn Walker to the OnTalent team as Client Partner – Public Sector & Not for Profit.  “My decision to step into recruitment is driven by the belief, and evidence, that eve...

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What's in it for me?

In the world of work post COVID (PC)*, presenting a strong employee value proposition has never been more important. With our international borders closed, talent is becoming increasingly hard to f...

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Investing in professional relationships is…

Everything in both your career and a thriving workplace! Well, that’s the quick answer. Investing in professional relationships can also be: Time consuming Boring at times Typically, all about the ...

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Work-life balance, What about family balance!

Having wrestled with the notion of the perfect balance of time spent working from home and in the office in recent times, OnTalent has been brilliant and gone with the best practice of three office...

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Getting comfortable with discomfort in the workplace

While many people are guilty of avoiding discomfort like the plague, finding a way to manage these feelings is the key to success. Think about something in your working life that makes you uncomfor...

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CAREER TIP - Who do you know that can help you get your next job?

It’s often hard to work out where to begin when it comes to contacts. If you’re overwhelmed by your LinkedIn list for instance, we find it’s best to be systematic and have put together a calendar o...

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Why learning is here to stay

In a world where five to seven career changes in a lifetime is the new average for Australian workers, there is no doubt that learning is here to stay. We all need to learn more, faster and receive...

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Consistency as a leader really is .....everything!

What does the word ‘consistency’ mean to you? The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines consistency as:  a: agreement or harmony of parts or features to one another or a whole.  b: harmony of conduct ...

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Finding your rhythm in 2021 and beyond

Finding your rhythm in 2021 and beyond Now that most of us are back in the office after the break, it’s a good time to reflect on 2020. Without making a considered effort to change things in 2021, ...

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Farewell 2020 - A note from Natasha Olsson-Seeto

I was determined to write this blog without using the words ‘unprecedented’ or ‘pivot’ – but there I go! Who would have thought as we went into the break this time last year that 2020 – a year that...

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