Swipe cards could make wards safer: nurses

30 Aug 125 Views
An attack on a nurse at a Sydney hospital has prompted the NSW nurses union to demand better security and protections for patients and staff. Sophie Moore Australian Associated PressAUGUST 29, 20185:26PM The NSW nurses union is demanding greater protection for hospital staff – including swipe passes for ward access – after a nurse was… View Article

August 2018 Newsletter

16 Aug 137 Views
Click here to see the August 2018 newsletter from Kingscroft Consulting.     Blog Posted by Garry King, Director – August 2018 Garry King is an Executive Recruitment Consultant, Owner and Practice leader at Kingscroft Consulting. Garry has been in the recruitment industry for 23 years, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to help both candidates… View Article

The key to staying confident during your job search.

02 May 283 Views
Photo by Olu Eletu on Unsplash According to Art Markman, in a recent article that appeared in the Harvard Business Review, the key to staying confident during your job search is by focusing on the process, not the outcome. “Not long ago, I had the chance to speak to a networking group for job seekers over the age of… View Article

Does Your LinkedIn Profile Attract Talent??

17 Jan 488 Views
When talented people change jobs they seek challenge, interesting work, the opportunity to learn and grow, and an environment (culture/fit) within which they can achieve .   They see their prospective manager as being key in helping ensure that they continue their track record of achievement.  They seek a manager who like them is an achiever,… View Article

Promote versus Hire… Is it the same process?

08 Jan 379 Views
When did you “promote” someone who was already doing the same job that you promoted them into? My guess? Never! Line managers look to promote talent into roles they have not done before. We hope that, we (the line manager) have identified that this person has the capability to meet the challenge and stretch that… View Article

It’s not about responsibility. It’s about the capability to deliver.

26 Oct 617 Views
I have responsibilities you have responsibilities…so what? Many a resume lists responsibilities for each role held.  This gives some idea on what should have or may have happened but does not tell us about someone’s capability.  Responsibilities do not tell us what has been achieved or what difference someone has made in their role. Change… View Article

17th Alzheimer’s Australia Biennial National Dementia Conference this October

06 Sep 622 Views
#BeTheChange2017 Alzheimer’s Australia invites you to the 17th Alzheimer’s Australia Biennial National Dementia Conference. The conference will provide a unique opportunity, in this time of unprecedented change, to transform the way we think about dementia. The conference will inspire delegates to explore more innovative and creative ways to improve the quality of life and support… View Article

“That Person” …… “I know that person” ……

16 Aug 478 Views
“That Person” …… “I know that person” …… We all know people. We have opinions about the people we have worked with.  Some people we hold in higher esteem than others. What happens when putting a team together or looking to fill a key role in an organisation and “that person” comes to mind or… View Article