On May 24th, Brisbane’s digital community gathered for the Digital Transformation event at the Microsoft Head Quarters in Brisbane CBD. The theme for May was Digital Transformation and our guest panel shared their expertise on the matter. Our host for the evening Louise Flynn (Head of Marketing at Neto) and guest…Continue Reading..
A few weekends ago Women In Digital held their first all day workshop and what a day it was! The room was filled with sassy and determined women ready to open their minds and share their stories to better define and grow themselves as a woman and professional. I wanted to…Continue Reading..
If you have never heard of the Email Marketing Summit Australia (EMSA) then let me fill you in. The EMSA is a premium event designed by email marketers for people interested in email marketing! If you want to learn about how email marketing can increase your ROI or currently utilise…Continue Reading..
Digital has infiltrated business and changed processes at such speed that clarity around what digital is, has yet to be adopted at scale. Every employee, from CEO to sales manager to finance executive, has a different perspective on what digital does. Paul Randal, Digital Capability Director of Brand Learning, has described…Continue Reading..
Women in the workforce. Either I have an ear for this topic or it really was a trending theme in conversation. Regardless I am glad that this topic made the agenda at last weekends’ G20 summit. This theme permeated conversation among leaders, Global Cafe speakers and the general public; even my tweet questioning the occurrence of misogyny…Continue Reading..
Men will actively plan out their careers while only 1 in 20 women will do the same. According to Dianne Jeans from DSITIA, women are opportunists and tend to flow through a much less structured path. For me this comment can be equated to getting a bear hug from my mum, and judging from the…Continue Reading..
Finding a job is no longer as simple as what it once was. Where candidates were once assessed on face value and reference checks, LinkedIn and Twitter have digitally disrupted the world of recruitment. The Internet is your CV and social channels are your references meaning that your digital footprint must be scrupulously…Continue Reading..
Networking is one of those activities that everyone should be doing, but that many avoid like the plague for fear of awkward social interaction with strangers. I personally cannot recommend getting out to one networking meeting per week more highly, whether you are a job hunter or not, its always inspiring to…Continue Reading..
Here is some straight up advice on how to get the most out of your recruiter:1. Find an expert in your fieldThere are hundreds of recruiters in Brisbane alone, filling thousands of jobs in different industries and markets. If you’re an office manager looking for a new job, there’s no point…Continue Reading..
Not a day goes by that I don’t hear from clients searching for UI and UX professionals. For this field, clients are really looking for someone who has attention to detail (probably not ideal to send through a resume with spelling errors then), a solid portfolio of work with design principle annotations, plus great listening…Continue Reading..