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    Chris Swan, Managing Director for TRANSEARCH International, shares valuable executive career insights to help older workers avoid stereotypes, remain valued, and improve their chances for landing a new role. Chris also shares tips on using your enhanced experience as a positive.

    Ageism - Be a grown up and deal with it

    Chris Swan on BlueSteps

    Perfect timing! Here I was thinking about the topic of ageism in the workplace, when my wife suggested that we watch "The Intern." I was not familiar with the story, but I quickly noted the relevance. Read »

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    How does a man born in the 1920s outsmart the millennials? Anita Ziemer, Managing Director of Slade Group, says the answer lies in Crystallised and Fluid Intelligence.

    Bright young old things!

    Anita Ziemer on The Slade Report

    If you’ve ever worried about your declining IQ, take heart from this fascinating profile of 94 year old John Goodenough who, together with his team at University of Texas, has filed a patent applica... Read »

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    Richard Farnell explains why we must demonstrate our commitment to diversity, and the culture we end up building, by deliberately mentoring people who aren’t like us.

    Mentor People Who Aren't Like You

    Richard Farnell on Harvard Business Review

    Leaders tend to coach and mentor their “own,” and here’s the human impulse that drives it: Even those who believe that diversity improves creativity, problem solving, and decision making natural... Read »

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    Chris Swan, TRANSEARCH International, provides 5 points to keep in mind when transitioning into a new executive role.

    Executive Integration: What Does it Mean?

    Chris Swan on LinkedIn

    What new executives often miss is how exceedingly high the expectations can be for success. When starting in a new position, particularly at a new company, there is tremendous opportunity to demonstra... Read »

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    We regularly run workshops and seminars on company culture, talent attraction & retention, leadership competencies as well as team dynamic. As Senior HR practitioner, Operations Executive or Managing Director of a mid to large size company, these workshops are for you.

    What are your Why do you stay factors? Interested by a workshop on retention?

    Sebastien Cobut on LinkedIn

    The exit of baby-boomers, the serious shortage of top talent generally and a new generation of employees entering the workforce makes retention a business (and financial) imperative. Read »

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    How to Make the Best Decisions for New Company Leadership

    Chris Swan on Construction Executive

    Business leaders have always been scrutinized for their decision making. In 1914, Henry Ford was both denounced as a fool and praised for doubling wages of factory employees from $2.34 to $5 per day. Read »

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    Catherine DeVrye, Australian Keynote Speaker of the Year and former Australian Executive Woman of the Year, reflects on two days of information garnered from the Australian Financial Review Business Summit held earlier this month.

    Shift happens... Drift happens...

    Catherine DeVrye on The Slade Report

    Last week the Financial Review invited me to their two day top-tier business summit – possibly because it was on International Women’s Day and last year they included me in their Top 100 Women of ... Read »

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    We all know that the pace of technology and the cadence of change in nearly every industry vertical have accelerated as never before. Critical to determining the longevity and merit of your current course is an assessment of how your business aligns and may fit with future customer needs.

    What Skills Will Leaders Need in the Future?

    Evan Sinar, Rebecca Ray on Chief Learning Officer

    For learning leaders charged with developing leaders who will assume positions of increasing complexity and scope, the task has seldom been more daunting. Read »

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    In business and sport, we all have to consider best process and methodology. Importantly, we have to establish a culture and live the values, brand and standards of our organisation.

    How sports coaches use world class leadership to create winning teams

    Jason Davenport on The Slade Report

    Before I elaborate, I have a confession to make… I’m an ex senior AFL player, now a football coach and more recently, a professional recruiter. Read »

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    Anuj Roy, Senior Partner at TRANSEARCH, explains how the Indian entrepreneurial ecosystem has recently evolved. Anuj examines the talent landscape of CTO’s from a large and distributed pool of close to 125 home grown companies in India across various stages of growth and location.

    CTO in Internet Companies - Our perspectives and views

    Anuj Roy on LinkedIn

    As the Indian entrepreneurial ecosystem evolved in last decade and half and more specifically in last 7-8 years, a number of internet companies were established focusing on business areas across e-com... Read »

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