360-degree performance appraisal – what to expect

You’re coming up to the one-year mark at a new company and your first 360-degree performance appraisal is looming. Whilst you may be familiar with traditional performance appraisals, you have no idea what to expect from a 360-degree review. What is it? And how does it work? Don’t panic, we’ve got you covered with our…

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Constructive feedback – how to get the best out of your employees.

Providing constructive feedback is a critical part of improving employee performance. It helps create a supportive and positive work environment that promotes growth, learning, and improvement. Employees who feel supported in their professional development are more productive and they’re also more likely to stick around. So how do you make sure that your feedback is…

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Six traits of Gen Z job seekers

Gen Z job seekers are our youngest workers. Often referred to as the Zoomers, they’re born between 1997 and 2012. Touted as one of the most diverse generations, they bring with them a different mindset than their millennial predecessors. So, what does that mean for employers? What should you know about Generation Z if you…

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QuarterlyFIT April 2023

2023 has been a tumultuous year so far.  Dramatic weather conditions causing floods and cyclones. The lingering effects of the pandemic and government policy impacting inflation. The skyrocketing cost of living. On top of this we’ve had an increase in the minimum wage and there are other pending law changes for business.

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The workplace policy handbook – seven steps to success

A workplace policy handbook is a great way to provide employees with everything they need to know. It is an ideal reference tool when onboarding new recruits or for current employees with guidelines on anything from policies to company values. Whether you choose to have yours as a hard copy, digital format, or both, being…

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Top eight capabilities of effective leaders

Effective leaders must possess certain competencies to be successful. In today’s complex business environment, having the following top eight capabilities is essential for effective leaders who want to not only achieve personal success but help drive a business towards its objectives. These competencies include the ability to communicate clearly, listen actively, distil information accurately, encourage…

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Working from home? Here are five ways to stay focused

The way we work has transformed. Employers now offer a working from home option or hybrid arrangements that provide jobseekers with flexibility. While working from home has many benefits, it’s not for everyone. It can be challenging to stay focused. We’ve put together our top tips to help you navigate the challenges that come with…

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Hiring employees for cultural fit

Hiring employees for cultural fit is something we know plenty about. It is in our DNA. As we advise our clients, when you hire for both job fit and cultural fit you get employees who integrate quickly into their role, are happier, tend to stay longer, and contribute more. Culture is the personality of your…

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Exploring your career options: five steps to success

Feeling a little confused about where you’re going in your career? Love your job but feel like you’re lacking direction? It might be time to revisit your career options goal. Even if you have started your working life with a firm career plan – it’s easy to get lost in the noise of the day…

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