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From the public service to the suburbs via Arnhem Land

When Dad died Mum said, “I know I will be alright but I need to learn what I am living for now that Dad’s gone.” That was how I felt at 52 as my girls grew up and started leaving home. 876 more words

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Mature Age Jobseekers on the Rise

The 2014 Federal Budget included many new initiatives that will affect mature age workers and Seniors. Some have been received well others, others not so well like the proposed increase in the pension age to 70. 549 more words

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You don't need a mentor program you need a sponsor program.

With about 20% of staff already eligible for retirement and another 20%+ about to enter their 50s management can see  their  industry and organisational knowledge moving through the departure lounge and onto a world cruise. 517 more words


We teach what we most need to learn.

The other day I heard Seth Godin say something like “our jobs are the tool that we use to do our work”.  My understanding was that a job is the conduit through which we grow. 454 more words

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