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Why does this second lock-down feel so different?

Melbourne is in lock-down again. Same restrictions and rules as before, but it feels different this time. While responses vary, depending on individual context…

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Controlling the Chaos: How Do We React in Times of Uncertainty?

I am a planner—I am not a planner at the micro-level, but I am someone who likes to have a game plan and general…

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Reverse Culture Shock, Hypervigilance, and Stress Fatigue: What Does 2020 Hold for Our Sense of Togetherness?

This past week I went to a neighbor’s 50th birthday party at a new steak house in town. At the door of the restaurant,…

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Hiring Good People: Increasing your Chances of Getting it Right

Imagine you’re at a party and you meet a man called Bill who is a great tennis player. He’s easy to talk to and…

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Working From Home – Advice from Two Astronauts

HRM published a fabulous article on 7th April that provides advice on how to survive self-isolation from two astronauts (Andrew Thomas, Australia’s first NASA…

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As we move through this time, what good new habits will we bring with us?

I’ve been reflecting on some wonderful new habits I’ve formed over the last 4 weeks. I wonder which of these will stay with me…

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