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As Organisational Development Specialists, we understand the practical and commercial challenges facing your business. As Psychologists, we keep informed of the latest empirical research. And that means we’re ideally placed to share insights into achieving outstanding business outcomes.

  1. 27 Jun. 2018

    Tuesday Tip: Creating Compelling Self-Development Goals

    In order to develop, it is best to make compelling self-development goals based on self-reflection and the feedback of others, it is also important to articulate them and write them down. When looking to develop as an individual or a group, it is important that you are setting yourself goals that are based on a deep sense…

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  2. Gamification

    27 Jun. 2018

    Tuesday Tip: Using Gamification tools for assessment

    When thinking about enhancing your assessment for recruitment capability, ensure you look at new and innovative assessment tools such as technology-based gamification tools along with the technical evidence to ensure the tools have high levels of predictive validity. In recent years there has been a surge in technology-based gamification tools on the market. Many large organisations…

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  3. Storytelling

    8 Jun. 2018

    Tuesday Tip: The power of vulnerability and storytelling

    Learning to use stories and convey important messages is a skill that many great leaders use on a daily basis. In today’s Tuesday Tip Fiona McAllister discusses the relationship between storytelling and vulnerability. The courage to be vulnerable, and to share your vulnerable moments is one of the keys to telling powerful stories that stick…

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  4. PeopleScape

    16 May. 2018

    Tuesday Tip: Leading for Performance And Wellbeing

    If you want to create a culture that is thriving and flourishing, you need to work on both Leadership AND Wellbeing together. Since the Global Financial Crisis, there has been a steady increase in stress, bullying and harassment claims in Australia and New Zealand. Leaders and Managers have been tasked with driving productivity and performance which is…

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  5. 24 Apr. 2018

    Tuesday Tip: Whole Brain Thinking

    Today’s tip is about being aware of your own thinking preferences and taking a more whole brain approach to the way we work. Whole Brain Thinking is a framework which provides a lens for improved understanding and insight. It acknowledges that different tasks require different mental processes, and different people prefer different kinds of thinking….

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  6. Be GLAD for the feedback

    27 Mar. 2018

    Tuesday Tip #20: Be GLAD for the feedback

    Today’s tip is about applying a simple technique for receiving feedback that can help you use such feedback as a tool for personal growth. For many people, receiving feedback is perceived as threatening, whether the feedback is positive or negative. This perception of threat creates a fight or flight response in our brains, resulting in…

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