Author: Anita Ziemer

Anita is the Executive Director of Slade Group, and a member of the advisory board. In a career spanning roles working in government, not-for-profit, public company and the SME sector, Anita has a broad view of the landscape of Australians at work. Committed to making a difference in her professional and personal life, Anita is a Director of the Wheeler Centre for Books, Writing & Ideas, previous Chair of Melbourne Girls Grammar School, and a Non Executive Director of online men's’ lifestyle publisher Boss Hunting.
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The U30s are different.

Covid delayed a lot of Under 30s’ plans for the exhilarating two year stint living and working abroad, but with bor...

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You haven’t failed to surprise me 2021!

Twice this year, separately on Zoom and in face-to-face interview, two senior executives started speaking about their...

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Introversion v. Extroversion in leadership. Seems the jury’s still out.

Is it a hidden advantage to be an introverted boss, or as an extrovert do you have additional horsepower in the table...

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The Goldilocks of HR Advice

Not too small, not too big, just right.

It’s 3.00pm on a Friday and you’re asked, “What’s the policy o...

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Observing or marking. Rather than celebrating. NAIDOC week as a non-indigenous Australian.

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Project: Core Strength

It’s no longer candidates who are nervous at interview; it’s now hiring managers who are anxious about identifyin...

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“Let me call you back” – Recruitment trends shaping the job market in 2020

In this episode of The Job Hunting Podcast, host Renata Bernarde interviews Anita Ziemer. Anita talks about ...

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This will be a thing. Face masks in the workplace.

I had never understood face mask wearing in public. To me, face masks indicated a cultural misunderstanding, a weird...

Young people entering the workforce

The Boardroom Podcast in conversation with Anita Ziemer, Managing Director of Slade Group, about young people enter...

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6 quick facts to bring you up-to-date on the Australian labour market and contract talent

For your interest, we’ve collated a snapshot of current headline employment data. It may help us to all make bette...