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Australian Human Resources Institute AHRI 2015 – 2016 Victorian State Council Elections Voting Now Open

Australian Human Resources Institute AHRI 2015 – 2016 Victorian State Council Elections Voting Now Open Voting in the 2015-2016 Australian Human Resources Institute Victorian State Council Elections has now opened (it runs from 9am 14 September 2015 until 5pm on 25 September 2015). The voting process is very quick, reading the nomination statements (100 words each), Read more about Australian Human Resources Institute AHRI 2015 – 2016 Victorian State Council Elections Voting Now Open[…]

Neville Clark Vietnam Veteran ANZAC Day 25 April 2015

Duty before Entitlement, Self Reliance and Initiative before Complaint and Victimhood

Duty before Entitlement, Self Reliance and Initiative before Complaint and Victimhood Today is ANZAC Day – 25 April 2015 and it is the 100th anniversary of the battle at Gallipoli. Whilst I attended a local dawn service in Surrey Hills, Melbourne, Australia (an excellent occasion organised by a variety of local community groups), I heard on Read more about Duty before Entitlement, Self Reliance and Initiative before Complaint and Victimhood[…]

Social Media - Bad Reviews and Complaints - Blessing or Curse?

Social Media – Bad Reviews and Complaints – Blessing or Curse?

Social Media – Bad Reviews and Complaints – Blessing or Curse? by Sue Ellson After dealing with several ‘complaints’ and negative reviews via social media recently (two posts on Meetup Groups that I run), I started thinking about the value of being on social media. Firstly though, I would like to say that these comments Read more about Social Media – Bad Reviews and Complaints – Blessing or Curse?[…]

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Australian Human Resources Institute AHRI 2014 – 2015 Victorian State Council Elections Voting Now Open

Australian Human Resources Institute AHRI 2014 – 2015 Victorian State Council Elections Voting Now Open Voting in the 2014-2015 Australian Human Resources Institute Victorian State Council Elections has now opened (it runs from 9am 15 September 2014 until 5pm on 26 September 2014). The voting process is very quick, reading the nomination statements (100 words Read more about Australian Human Resources Institute AHRI 2014 – 2015 Victorian State Council Elections Voting Now Open[…]

Is any job better than no job?

Is any job better than no job? by Sue Ellson This question was posted by Liz Ryan on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/ 20140208163723-52594-is-any-job-better-than-no-job For some unknown reason, my response would not go through, so here is my answer… I am based in Australia and our population is a lot less than many other countries and I provide Read more about Is any job better than no job?[…]

Funding Journalism, Writing and Content in Australia

Funding Journalism, Writing and Content in Australia

Funding Journalism, Writing and Content in Australia by Sue Ellson As a member of the Melbourne Press Club, tonight (17 December 2013) I attended a public lecture on the ‘Futures of Investigative Journalism’ at the Monash University Conference Centre, Level 7, 30 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Brant Houston, a former investigative reporter in the United States is Read more about Funding Journalism, Writing and Content in Australia[…]

Top 10 Tips for your LinkedIn Profile

Top 10 Tips for your LinkedIn Profile by Sue Ellson 1. Key words and frequency of key words – it is vital that you include what you want to be searched for in your headline, summary, previous jobs and projects (hopefully also in education) 2. Remember that LinkedIn is a hungry beast that needs to be Read more about Top 10 Tips for your LinkedIn Profile[…]

20 good reasons why you need a good quality LinkedIn profile

20 good reasons why you need a good quality LinkedIn profile

20 good reasons why you need a good quality LinkedIn profile by Sue Ellson 1)      If someone ‘Googles’ your name, it is likely to come up on the first page of Google search results 2)      If you apply for a job, your new employer will search to see if you have one 3)      If you Read more about 20 good reasons why you need a good quality LinkedIn profile[…]

Distractions lead to disaster - how can we stop distractions running our lives?

Distractions lead to disaster – how can we stop distractions running our lives?

Distractions lead to disaster – how can we stop distractions running our lives? By Sue Ellson 6 August 2013 I was at a friend’s house on Saturday a week ago and was happy to be watching young children playing.  After a while, like all kids, they made some noise, showing that they were frustrated. I Read more about Distractions lead to disaster – how can we stop distractions running our lives?[…]

Give me 20 good reasons why I need to have a good quality LinkedIn profile

Give me 20 good reasons why I need to have a good quality LinkedIn profile

Give me 20 good reasons why I need to have a good quality LinkedIn profile by Sue Ellson 1)      If someone ‘Googles’ your name, it is likely to come up on the first page of Google search results 2)      If you apply for a job, your new employer will search to see if you have Read more about Give me 20 good reasons why I need to have a good quality LinkedIn profile[…]