Unemployed or Unemployable?

Unemployed or Unemployable?

Unemployed or Unemployable?

“We can’t find good employees. We can’t even get anyone to apply!” This is what I am hearing every day when I speak with employers across a range of industries. Last week there were stories in the media about a shortage of truck drivers in Tasmania and the tourism industry seeking solutions to a workforce shortage in Tasmania. This is..

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‘I do what I say I will do’

‘I do what I say I will do’

Jared Kemp is Brisbane’s leading builder specialising in renovations. It is great to see from this recent Facebook post that the concepts we helped him develop in 2018/19 continue to serve him well. IDWISIWD is indeed a powerful technique and increasingly a significant point of difference as it is becoming less common. The acronym stands for “I do what I..

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What does “equal” really mean?

What does “equal” really mean?

Tasmanian State Election The election on Saturday is likely to result in a continuation of majority Liberal government, but there were several points of interest including: * The allegations against liberal candidate Adam Brooks that dominated the news on Friday * Adam Brooks’s likely election (ahead of sitting member Roger Jaensch) despite the allegations * The Premier Peter Gutwein’s massive..

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Fishy Employees

Fishy Employees

Many years ago I had a tropical fish aquarium with 20 or so fish. I asked for advice from the local pet shop (pre internet) about feeding, cleaning etc and for a the first few months my fish interacted well and seemed to be happy.   Then one morning I noticed a fish motionless on the bottom of the tank...

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Don’t give answers

Don’t give answers

Because always providing answers and solving problems for employees trains them to become reliant upon you and ultimately makes it impossible for the business to operate without you.   Instead respond to their questions with “what do you think we should do” or “how do you think we should deal with that”? Ask follow up questions, provide additional information that..

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Unicorn Business Solutions are based in Devonport Tasmania, with clients around Australia.

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