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March 21, 2019

I'll admit that members of the media can have a tough job - especially those in the print media. The purchase of newspaper is declining as more people choose to consume their news online. "Clickbait" headings have driven proud journalists to reduce their offerings to s...

January 10, 2019

Following on from my last post about the Top 5 skills needed for University Study, I also decided to look into university student perceptions of the skills needed for entering the workplace.

Some similarities from the last post but also some difference. The Top 5 were:

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December 13, 2018

What are the skills needed to succeed at university? See what current uni student think will help those about to start.

November 15, 2018

This year, I worked with Glenunga International High School to design a new process to assist staff leaders to revolutionise their Prefect Selection Process.

August 2, 2018

Partnering with a local coach who has played football professionally in Australia and Germany, we aim to prepare young athletes to prepare themselves physically, mentally and professionally to succeed.

June 14, 2018

This video recently went viral as the story emerged that the pitcher who struck out the final batter to win his teams' way through to the State Title delayed his celebrations to console his old friend, whom he had just struck out.

Read the StarTribune article

I was recen...

April 12, 2018

What do you think your top value would be? Hogan's MVPI Profile measures your preferences for the scales Recognition, Power, Hedonism, Altruistic, Affiliation, Tradition, Security, Commerce, Aesthetics and Science.

Read more about Hogan Assessments here or complete the...

April 3, 2018

A simple version of the common and popular DISC Profile is the DOPE (or Bird) Test. No this isn't some random sample demanded from the Indian boxing team, but an acronym for:

  • Dove

  • Owl

  • Peacock

  • Eagle

The richardstep.com website has a great, free, onli...

February 1, 2018

Remember high school? Remember feeling stressed out of your mind about Year 12 assignment and exams?

I speak to high school students every year who are trying to deal with the hardest challenge they have ever faced. Student leaders with the best of intentions and the mo...