Blog

22 Oct 2020

Adopting an Empathetic Culture

For an organisation to maintain a healthy work culture, it is crucial to build empathy within the workplace. Culture in a workplace is driven from the top down so here are some steps for leaders on how to adopt an empathetic work culture!

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14 Oct 2020

5 Ways to Recognise Your Employees

As recruiters we find it surprising when candidates are looking at other opportunities because they do not feel appreciated or recognised at their current workplace. This blog shares 5 ways employers can recognise their employees!

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7 Oct 2020

How to start your career using social media

Social media is no longer used only to stay in touch with others or to post about our lives, it is has become a valuable resource for job seekers as well as recruiters to find the best candidates. Here's how to ensure you stand out to employers on your social media!

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29 Sep 2020

Benefits of Upskilling During Lockdown

The current restrictions in Victoria have seen us under house arrest all day every day for those both employed and unemployed. So, what better time to consider so upskilling, while we have more time on our hands! Here are 3 reasons why upskilling is beneficial to your professional life, and your personal life too!

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23 Sep 2020

How to answer ‘what is your weakness?’

Have you ever been asked a question in your job interview that has you completely stuck for words? Well you are not alone. Today's blog post dives into the question 'what is your weakness' and how to best answer it!

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16 Sep 2020

3 things that drive your manager nuts

We have all had to report to someone at least once in our working life and we have all been frustrated with how those superiors have managed us or situations. However have you ever thought about it the other way around? This blog shares 3 things that employees do which can drive their manager nuts!

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9 Sep 2020

5 Virtual Team Building Activities

Virtual team building activities are incredibly important during this period not only for team cohesion, but also for employee wellbeing! Check out our top 5 Virtual Team Building Activities that have kept the team at KLC connected!

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3 Sep 2020

How to Ensure Your Team Doesn't Fail

Creating a successful team is not easy and many teams fail due to lack of direction from up the line. Now more than ever it is so important that we ensure we have clear purpose, vision and understanding about the future. Here's how to ensure, as a manager, your team succeeds!

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26 Aug 2020

Dealing with Workplace Bullies

Being bullied at work can harm both your mental and physical health and happens to more people than you think. Here is a guide on how to spot the workplace bully and the best way to not let them win!

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19 Aug 2020

Indirect Discrimination

Most people know that discrimination is unlawful under the Equal Opportunities Act 2010, however can you tell the difference between 'direct' and 'indirect' discrimination? Today's blog discuss how your company might be indirectly discriminating without even realising it!

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12 Aug 2020

Working From Home - Office Fitness

It's been 5 months since we have been working from the comfort of our own home. To you this might be in your family study, at the kitchen table, from the couch or on a makeshift table in a random corner of your room! Wherever you have set up your home office, it's time to get up, move your body and keep Home Office Fit!

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5 Aug 2020

Proven Time Management Strategies

Managing your time is not about working harder or faster, it is the ability to work smarter to accomplish goals, reduce stress and increase productivity. This blog lists some strategies that you can apply to help manage your time effectively!

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29 Jul 2020

The 6 most important things leaders need to be doing to survive this crisis

This week KLC have another guest blogger and it is our very own business coach Stefan Kazakis. From cash flow to cash neutral, Stefan provides some expert tips on how to keep your business afloat by thinking like a leader!

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23 Jul 2020

Letter from the Director

An honest, open and raw letter from our Director Chris Sacco on the year thus far. A reminder to everyone that we are all in this together!

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22 Jul 2020

Staff Engagement During Lockdown 2.0

Just for now let’s throw all the “what I should do as manager” handbooks out the window and think as though you were the fun manager... what would that look like? This blog explores some examples of how to keep your staff engaged during lockdown 2.0!

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15 Jul 2020

First Home Buyer Benefits Explained

KLC reached out to one of our long term clients for a guest blog appearance! Nic and Tom from Integrity Finance outline the 5 current schemes to help you purchase your first home!

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8 Jul 2020

Referring Friends To Your Workplace

Whether or not to refer a friend to your place of work can be a tricky decision to make. Personally I have had experience with this and have spoken with my colleagues on their thoughts regarding this topic. Check out this week's blog post for a KLC exclusive!

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1 Jul 2020

Managing your workload and parenting

Juggling your work load and your child are both equally as stressful and many of us are currently attempting both at the same time. Here are some tips on how to achieve work outcomes while keeping the little ones entertained.

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24 Jun 2020

Preparing For Behavioural Based Questions

Behavioural based interview questions help the interviewer understand how you've performed and behaved in the past with actual results and scenarios. These questions can catch you by surprise and have you wriggling in your seat - here is how to best prepare yourself for the inevitable!

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17 Jun 2020

Working From Home Productivity

We are all guilty of a quick un-stack of the dishwasher or a second lunch at 2pm, however what's to say that your day isn't just as productive as it would be in the office! Our director Chris Sacco outlines her suggestions on achieving high productivity while working from home!

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