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Social Media: A Tool For Effective Leadership

Engagement is a key factor to develop trust-based relationships. We often believe what we see on engaging platforms, especially social media. The recent decline in institutional trust and the growth of social media has shifted people’s trust making social media a more...

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Social Media: A Tool For Effective Leadership

Social Media: A Tool For Effective Leadership

Engagement is a key factor to develop trust-based relationships. We often believe what we see on engaging platforms, especially social media. The recent decline in institutional trust and the growth of social media has shifted people’s trust making social media a more...

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Social Media: A Tool For Effective Leadership

Engagement is a key factor to develop trust-based relationships. We often believe what we see on engaging platforms, especially social media. The recent decline in institutional trust and the growth of social media has shifted people’s trust making social media a more...

WHAT CAN LEADERS LEARN FROM BRAND NETFLIX?

By Jon Michail It is incredibly easy to answer the question regarding Netflix and Leadership. This two-decade-old, 60-billion-dollar company has created a hugely engaged fan base, and an unusual corporate culture full of cons and pros depending on where you sit in the...

What I Learnt Working With Strong Women

Please do not let the title of this article misguide you, all women are strong. While not talking strictly about physical strength, there are several qualities that almost every woman has: multitasking abilities, unbelievable organisation, and attention to detail, are...

Art Strikes Back

Australian artist Deborah Halpern and I were guests last week at Redheads, the great legacy brand that Australians love. It was the Art Strikes Back Exhibition showcasing Ms Redheads through the ages, from her development stages at the Bryant & May factory and...

Surviving Millenial Lawyers

  Millennials have taken over the world…Now, this doesn’t mean we are facing the apocalypse or the end of an era. In order to create synergy and a great working environment, it is imperative for you and your firm, to understand the motivations, needs and workflow...

IGI mini-series: 7 things to look for in a business coach

The personal coaching industry is booming right now, and no wonder. Our government is incentivising entrepreneurship and innovation, and these business entrepreneurs and innovators now need somewhere to turn for mentorship and advice. Unfortunately, anyone can call...

Podcast: Create A Lasting First Impression With Jon Michail

Have a listen to Jon's recent feature on renowned American podcaster Chris Burn's  "Becoming Your Greatest Possible Self". This episode is titled "Creating a Lasting Impression". We would love to know what insights you gained...

IGI mini-series: 3 things to look for in an executive coach

The personal coaching industry is booming right now, and no wonder. Our government is incentivising entrepreneurship and innovation, and these executive entrepreneurs and innovators now need somewhere to turn for mentorship and advice. Salary growth commensurate to...

Mandela – one of the greatest personal brands of modern times

Nelson Mandela is one of the most successful personal brands of all time. To explain what I mean, and why I say is, and not was, we are going to dive into a little linguistic philosophy. Bear with me. Ferdinand de Saussure was a Swiss linguist and semiotician. He...

Melbourne Cup Dress Code 2018: IGI Advice Series

What to wear to the races this year Wondering what to wear to the Cup this year? We've made this guide to the Melbourne Cup dress code so you can dress to impress. We tend to think of a day at the races as an elegant affair. But, there is no dress code for General...

No skills, no experience, that’s politics!

Real world experience? Nah, not required. You won’t find it on these politicians’ resumes!   I’ve exaggerated here for effect. But only slightly. The Australian Parliament does not reflect Australian society. Maybe it never did, but it seems to me that the career...

IN THE NEWS: Coaching Creatively

Over my years of image coaching I have kept returning to the teaching I received from Robert Fritz, and have found this immensely useful, both when structuring my own business, and to utilise when coaching my clients. What I found so valuable in Robert’s teaching was...