Lloyd’s GDC

Well, what a great week. This week I have been fortunate to participate in the Lloyd’s Global Development Centre – Autumn Worldwide Program entitled Understanding Uncertainty In A Rapidly Changing World. Twenty six people attended the program, representing 14 different countries being Australia (1), Brazil (3), Chile (2), Dubai (3), India (1), Ireland (1),  Lebanon… Read More Lloyd’s GDC


Well the moment has finally arrived. When I received the Valerie Baker Memorial Award at a cocktail event on the 5th May today seemed like an eternity away. Looking back now, time has gone in the blink of an eye wrapped up in planning and the general activity around the Award, my normal work and… Read More Arrived!

Gold Seal launches new broker education courses

  While everybody’s talking about better education for brokers, we’ve gone ahead and done it. Gold Seal has released its much-awaited, revamped broker education suite of courses following ASIC’s new guidelines – FNS15. The courses have been reviewed and updated from the ground up to meet the new requirements and provide ‘real life’ value to brokers.… Read More Gold Seal launches new broker education courses

Role of a support person at disciplinary/warning meetings

Last month’s HR article looked at best practice when it comes to conducting disciplinary or warning meetings and how to go about notifying an employee of the impending meeting. It touched briefly on the importance of providing the employee with reasonable notice to arrange a support person to be present at the meeting. But just… Read More Role of a support person at disciplinary/warning meetings