7 things employees really want from Australia’s top employers

What employees really want: mother working from home with daughter

Last week, we took a look at LinkedIn’s new Top Attractors list, that lists the top employers across the world and in various countries, including Australia. Many of the factors mentioned by the top Australian employers quite clearly reflect what we already know about the ‘intangibles’ that employees really want at work, such as: Flexibility Meaning and purpose Opportunities for … Read More

Are your teams being derailed by lack of trust and commitment?

5 dysfunctions of a team

By Alan Chambers, ArcTree Managing Director One of  my clients told me a while ago about one of the first companies she ever worked for in a sales role, which had a serious problem with its people. She thought that the fact that the CEO was focused on individual results, rewarding those who achieved at the expense of others, most likely contributed. People … Read More

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Leadership eBook cover

By Alan Chambers, ArcTree Managing Director We’ve written a lot about leadership lately: how to avoid the most common leadership mistakes, how Emotional Intelligence impacts leadership, what to look for when you’re hiring a leader, and much more. We’ve distilled the best of these posts into the brand new Leadership Excellence eBook!. It’s crammed full of useful insights and advice on … Read More

Is emotional intelligence the most important leadership quality?

Emotional intelligence snippet

By Alan Chambers, ArcTree Managing Director Who is the best leader you’ve ever known personally? Chances are, it wasn’t someone who made you feel you had to do what they said… or else. Or someone who was incredibly experienced in their field but had poor people skills. Or the person you never actually saw because they were too busy doing … Read More