Insights by tag: "mentor"
Posted on 06 March 2018 in Blog
When I was younger I played a lot of sport. Over the years I was fortunate enough to have some amazing coaches who made me a better player, equipped me with the knowledge I needed to keep improving, and instilled habits that have lasted a lifetime. So why don’t we make better use of coaches in our careers and personal lives?
What being a migrant worker means to me – insight into how a software developer from Argentina found his first day at work in Auckland
Posted on 30 November 2016 in Blog
Hundreds of professionals move to NZ and join some of our most promising tech start-ups and leading businesses every year. While the media often focuses on what companies and co-workers can do to support cultural diversity in the workplace, here we look at the topic from a migrant worker’s point of view. What’s their most pressing concern when they first arrive in NZ from overseas?
Posted on 18 August 2016 in Blog
Many of us take some well-earned time off at this time of year and escape the desk job for a week in the sun. While we often return refreshed and re-energised, the break can also lead to us feeling less satisfied with our job. Find out the essential steps, Abinesh Krishan, Potentia's Client Strategy Director, recommends for improving career satisfaction and achieving your goals at this time of year.
Posted on 08 August 2014 in Blog
Are you wondering how you can build your career in other ways rather than further study? Want more support than what you get from your current team? Do you work in a one-person bandwagon role? Consider building a thought partner network.