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Dunning-Kruger need not apply

Dunning-Kruger need not apply

Earlier this year I participated in a professional development workshop, providing feedback on a proposed professional development process for the Career Development Association of New Zealand (CDANZ). One of the proposals was that members would continue to evaluate themselves through a… Read more

Category: Article reviews

Date: 24 Jun 2019

The Hui and the Do-ey

The Hui and the Do-ey

The Digital Skills Hui, held in Wellington on 27 March, was an opportunity for industry, government and NGOs to shape priorities for the digital technology sector. Recommendations from the day were shared with the Tripartite Future of Work Forum and the Digital Economy and Digital Inclusion… Read more

Category: Article reviews

Date: 24 Jun 2019

Lucky Me

Lucky Me

‘Practitioner, heal thyself’ was muttered endlessly at the end of last year.   It was only natural after twenty-two years as a career practitioner facing my own ‘self-chosen’ redundancy. I related more to my clients’ situations as they now became mine.  Gritty emotions of frustration and… Read more

Category: Article reviews

Date: 22 Mar 2019

What’s My Type? Myers-Briggs Typology

What’s My Type? Myers-Briggs Typology

Individuals and organisations have been using the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) for over sixty years in areas such as careers, coaching, team building, workplaces, education, spirituality, relationships and communication. The MBTI is a psychologically validated tool devised by two American… Read more

Category: Article reviews

Date: 22 Mar 2019

DOTS Model by Law and Watts

DOTS Model by Law and Watts

In 1977, Law and Watts had a book on career guidance published, Schools, Careers and Community: A study of some approaches to careers education in schools , which detailed their now famous DOTS model. Each letter represents one of four key aspects which collectively lead to employability… Read more

Category: Article reviews

Date: 07 Feb 2019

I am a STAR

I am a STAR

Pratishtha loves finding innovative ways to help her clients believe in themselves. In this article she introduces a simple yet powerful framework, mixing her real life experiences with coaching to transform thinking patterns with the client. Read more…

Category: Article reviews

Date: 07 Feb 2019

NAGCAS Conference 2018

NAGCAS Conference 2018

From November 28 to 30 2018 I was fortunate to attend and present at the NAGCAS conference held at the Queensland University of Technology’s Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane in their high tech Science and Engineering Centre. This centre houses The Cube which has one of the world’s largest… Read more

Category: Article reviews

Date: 06 Feb 2019