Insights & Advice

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

We, Our, Us - Leading through unchartered waters

Having been through a number of tough times in my career including recessions, the GFC and the mining downturn there is no doubt we are in unchartered waters globally and we are all wondering what ...

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And just like that, we reached 10

We are thrilled to announce that 2020 is OnTalent's 10th Anniversary since we opened our doors. We celebrated at the Carlisle Hotel in Brisbane with our Founders Tash Olsson-Seeto and Varina Nissen...

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The Things You Think About and the People You Meet While Floating in the Kimberley

As you may have guessed by the headline, I recently enjoyed some downtime in the Kimberley. Let me start by saying we enjoyed an amazing trip and if you haven’t visited this beautiful location in W...

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Senior Client Partner Recognition

2020 is a year of growth and achievement for many, and that includes OnTalent.  We are proud to announce that Robyn Titmus and Peter (Stan) Starling from our Recruitment Division have been recognis...

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Why It’s All About YOU in 2020

It’s the start of a new decade, which often prompts people to reflect on where they are going and question how they are going to get there. It is also that time of the year when we often talk about...

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Leaders: Will You Sink or Swim in 2020?

Thanks to the 24/7 news cycle and social media, leaders are now playing a different game and being held to a higher level of accountability than ever before. If there was any question as to whether...

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End of year madness… again!

Chances are, if you were drawn to the headline of this article, you are experiencing that all too familiar feeling of end of year madness. That time of the year when so many of us tend to hit a bri...

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Top 5 Tips For Networking Your Way To The Career Of Your Dreams

Many of my clients admit to being secretly terrified of networking. At best, networking is considered to be one of those unavoidable chores you can’t escape if you want to get a job or move up the ...

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How to Position Yourself for a Board Role

Gaining a seat on a corporate board is a smart and potentially very lucrative career move for business professionals seeking the opportunity to shape the future of a company, and make a real impact...

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What an Effective Leadership Transition Looks Like

In my line of work, time and time again, I see organisations underestimating the importance of effective leadership transition at the executive level. Sure, onboarding is generally managed well up ...

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