Interchange Bench Blog

When Temp is the Word: 5 points for a positive experience

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Ligier Caddy

Temp.

I often hear the word uttered in a mildly objectionable tone – and I get it, there’s some horror stories out there… I’ve heard plenty about snaky recruiters slithering their way through businesses, tarnishing the profession one careless placement at a time. They’ve done a great job of making … Read More

3 non-business books that will improve your confidence at work

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Sophie Pusz

The other day I was having a conversation with someone about confidence in the workplace. I mentioned a book that I read a number of years ago on the subject which really changed the way I think about confidence, and gave me an armful of useful tools that I found … Read More

I get knocked down, I get up again…

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Candice Lewis

Resilience
noun
1. the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.

Organisations want people who aren’t afraid to tackle difficult tasks – problem solvers who learn from a challenge, not folk who say “that’s too hard” and pack it in.

It has been one of those weeks for me. Everything … Read More

My three biggest career regrets

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Sophie Pusz

If you were to look at most people’s career trajectory, it generally rises over time, but zoom in a little and you’ll probably see some dips or a drop along the way. The upside to those dips is that a set-back in life can be a fantastic opportunity for learning … Read More