Talent announces appointment of two global leaders following record growth

On the eve of International Women’s Day, Talent has announced the appointment of two experienced female leaders in newly created global roles. Káti Gapaillard has been named Chief Executive Officer of foundation Talent RISE, while Melissa Brown has been appointed Talent’s first global Chief Marketing Officer. Both appointments represent significant milestones in Talent’s global expansion, […]

Mark Nielsen named Australian CEO of the Year

Talent APAC CEO Mark Nielsen has been named both CEO of the Year and Professional Services Executive of the Year at the 2018 CEO Magazine Executive of the Year Awards. Mark was awarded both titles at a glamorous ceremony in Sydney attended by Australian business’s best of the best. The prestigious awards recognise a number […]

Talent hosts a Women in Leadership breakfast with Christie Whitehill

Heidi Hawkins from Talent Sydney’s Digital Team takes over the Talent blog and talks about one of her latest Women In Leadership breakfast with Christie Whitehill. Our latest Women in Leadership breakfast with Christie Whitehill was an inspiring morning. We had an incredible turnout and it was an intimate and conversational style chat that really resonated with a […]

Carolyn Stenhouse Breakfast at Talent – How to get from Good to Great

What makes a good leader? It is a common question discussed at most workplaces. Is it knowledge in their field, being able to share information and be insightful? Is it emotional intelligence, people skills, or all of the above? There are many aspects that contribute towards what makes a good leader, but the questions we […]

Redefining gender equality in the IT industry

The gender imbalance in the IT industry is one that still persists. How can business leaders and other organisations change this trend? There is no simple solution to address the continued gender imbalance in the IT industry, as it takes concerted efforts at all levels of an organisation to create more supportive environments for all […]

Women still absent from leadership positions – Are start-ups the answer?

The demand for more women in leadership roles coincides with a growing start-up scene in Australia. How will one influence the other? The balance of power in the modern workforce is shifting. People are no longer limited to just working nine to five, with the IT industry in particular changing drastically in this regard. Now, […]