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The Life cycle of Unfinished Business

Thursday July 13th, 2017 in In the News

Let me start by saying, my simple business, people and customer philosophy is that we don’t stop until it’s done…and it’s never done. Holding ourselves to account on behalf of our clients, their experiences, their aspirations, development agendas and growth goals, are the things that keep us up at night…and if they don’t, they should. […]

Tech Talent And Company Start Ups: Sons Of Atlassian

Tuesday July 11th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest

  Glenda Korporaal’s article in The Australian, Deal Magazine shows how the harnessing of talent and focus on developing staff with a common journey can pay off in a very big way. Sons of Atlassian is a study on the method of fostering its own broader ecosystem to underpin its asset building and get set […]

Creating Effectiveness Today for Commercial Results Tomorrow

Tuesday July 4th, 2017 in Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

The Emotionally Intelligent Value Exchange – Defining today’s ‘Salesperson’ Danielle Lima is a marketer, sales person and corporate trainer and has written a book, “A Practical Guide To Selling with Emotional Intelligence.” Peter Roper interviews Danielle in this article in Marketing Mag in which Danielle talks about emotional intelligence in business performance. More than 90% […]

Future Gazing 2020: The Future Of Marketing…or rather, the Engagement Economy

Thursday June 29th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

Mike Handes is Director of Customer Success, Asia Pacific at Marketo – we love a good title these days! In this article in Marketing Mag he shows us how Marketo’s path to 2020 forecasts future developments in the ways technology, complexity and customers influence the profession of marketing. Mike, “Perfecting the ability to understand the […]

Stop being hijacked by your emotions.

Tuesday May 30th, 2017 in Ampersand Latest, Advisory

Mary and Jason were walking out of a client’s office after a difficult meeting. They felt exhausted after having worked on a complex proposal all week, staying late into the evening most nights, rehearsing the presentation multiple times and preparing for any difficult questions. They thought they had all bases covered. All went well until […]

5 Reasons why you need a Change Manager

Thursday May 18th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

Actually there are hundreds of reasons you need a change manager but we don’t have all day so I have narrowed it down for you:   1 – Digital all the way baby  So your CEO has decided Digital is the way to go!  But what does this mean for your entire organisation? You should […]

What Does Artificial Intelligence Mean For Brands?

Wednesday May 17th, 2017 in Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

Companies have understood for some time the power that technology can bring to their make up. Now, technology companies are working on expanding this concept through the development of machines that bring artificial intelligence into the spectrum. An article by Sara Berry in Marketing Mag investigates what this will mean for marketers and the brands […]

Senior Change Analyst

Thursday May 4th, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

Agile experience Melbourne Location 6 Months A clear market leader in its sector, this organisation presents an opportunity to join one of Australia’s leading brands. Reporting to a Change Manager, you will be involved in defining and delivering change management activities to stakeholders, supporting programs in identifying all impacts, assessing organisation readiness and implementing the […]

Head of Sales & Marketing

Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

Fantastic opportunity to join a leading higher education provider as Head of Sales & Marketing. Leadership and team management with strong acquisition focus Sydney CBD location Generous remuneration package including bonus Our client, a rapidly growing leader in the international higher education sector is seeking to appoint a Head of Sales & Manager to lead […]

HR Manager

Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

A fantastic opportunity to join a leading, National Professional Services firm as an HR Manager. Permanent role Enviable opportunities for professional development A strong investment in people across the firm with a truly valued HR function Reporting into the General Manager of HR, this is a fantastic opportunity for an HR Manager looking to develop […]

Senior Business Lead : Data Analytics & Digital Transformation

Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

 ASX listed Financial Services Leader are seeking a Business Lead to assist in creating strategies and propositions to deliver growth. Data Analytics, Digital Transformation Reporting into Chief Data Officer Permanent, Melbourne One of Australia’s leading ASX listed Financial Services client are seeking a senior Business Lead to join their organisation during an exciting period of […]

Technology: Building In The Cloud for Competitive Advantage

Thursday April 20th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

  A great deal has been written about the digital economy and the massive changes already implemented, with much more to come. Now that the platforms have been set and the effect of these have been digested, what comes next?  An article in The Australian’s The Deal Magazine discusses growth in the IT sector by building […]

So, tell me about yourself…

Tuesday April 18th, 2017 in Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

As far as interview questions go, this should be pretty straight forward one to answer – we don’t know anyone better than ourselves! As a recruiter I meet with a multitude of people on a daily basis and this is typically my opening question, particularly when meeting candidates for the first time. It is a […]

Perspective 

Tuesday April 11th, 2017 in Miscellaneous, In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

All too often in life we need to be reminded of perspective.  Whether it’s personal, family, business or taking the sporting field we all need a dose of perspective at some stage in our lives, and to be honest, often on a regular basis. Perspective provides you context to the greater world and existence beyond […]

Life after change

Tuesday April 11th, 2017 in Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

A lot of people are starting their careers in Change Management  thanks to fabulous Change Management “Pioneers” who carved out a specialisation over the past 25+ years. Change Management now has a career path from Change Analyst right up to Head of Organisation Change.  But what do highly experienced Change Managers do when they want […]

Are you relevant? Are you really?

Wednesday April 5th, 2017 in Miscellaneous, In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

More often than not when presented with such a question, most people will answer “well yes of course I am”, my question back is…are you really? Harsh? Perhaps. Thought provoking? Absolutely! This is the reality of the world we live in.  The Oxford English Dictionary defines “relevance” as the quality or state of being closely […]

Segment Marketing Manager

Tuesday April 4th, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

As one of Australia’s most recognised brands within the online services sector, this organisation offers exceptional employment opportunities and outstanding career prospects.  With a high performing marketing team, the marketing division is a talented, ambitious and collaborative group that is truly dynamic and consistently surpassing growth targets. Working within a fast paced and engaging segment […]

Cultural Reform Sydney Breakfast

Tuesday April 4th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest

Last week Ampersand International hosted a Cultural Reform breakfast with guest speaker Dr. Corinne Manning at O Bar and Dining in Sydney. Corinne is a globally recognised leader in cultural reform, with a unique blend of public sector and corporate expertise. She has a proven track record of delivering cultural reform strategies resulting in organisations […]

Corporate Social Media Manager

Wednesday March 29th, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

A clear industry leader in the Consumer Sector, this organisation presents a rare opportunity to join their highly sophisticated Corporate Affairs team in a newly created role leading their corporate social media strategy and engagement.

The technologies and customer trends likely to change marketing organisations the most over the next five years

Tuesday March 28th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

The Intelligence Unit (aka research dept.) of the `The Economist’ surveyed ~500 CMOs and senior marketing executives worldwide to explore which technologies and customer trends are likely to change marketing organizations the most over the next five years. The results paint an even more transformative picture for marketing in its quest to own the customer […]

Future Thinking: Management Planning

Monday March 27th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

We are all encouraged to think and plan ahead. This article by Antonia Case in NewPhilosopher examines the benefits or mistakes in doing so. Antonia, ” Write down your five year goals. Self help gurus who hold seminars in large auditoriums use this tactic to get the audience fired up. Instantly the audience goes into […]

Ampersand International – Across Borders

Thursday March 16th, 2017 in Miscellaneous, In the News, Ampersand Latest

 In 2016 Ampersand International realised its vision of becoming a truly international business . How was this achieved?  Well I’d like to say it wasn’t easy, but it was. With a key member of the Ampersand family moving back to her Irish roots, our leadership team seized the opportunity based on ensuring Ampersand’s leadership and customer DNA was protected by […]

Bottom Up & Inside Out: The Future of Work

Wednesday March 15th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest

What does this mean? Well to some of the shapers and influencers in this space, it’s firmly about driving engagement via digital collaboration to enable employees to shape, build and formulate the corporate narrative rather than the traditional top down approach.More and more digital channels, predominantly social platforms such as Yammer, LinkedIn and SLACK, are driving […]

Customer Analytics Insights 

Wednesday March 15th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest

So guys, this is my style – like it or not, it’s all about the data, insight and sticking to the facts! Here we go… What I’ve heard from clients; Real need from clients to find analysts who can actually translate the data into a business outcome and communicate that to stakeholders – hear this […]

Best Practice Digital – is there such a thing? ….Good, better, optimized.

Wednesday March 15th, 2017 in Miscellaneous, In the News, Ampersand Latest

2017 is well and truly underway and we are encouraged by the evolving trends, talent requirements and executive profiles we have identified across our global digital portfolio.  Ampersand Digital has accomplished a year of rapid international growth, even deeper subject matter expertise and a clear broadening of our networks with global delivery capabilities. Regular insights and […]

She’d made it. Or so she thought.

Wednesday March 15th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest

Until the day she was called into a meeting room without notice and told her role, and the career she had worked so incredibly hard for; sacrificed so much for – was as good as over. Her role as General Manager of a major division with one of the world’s most recognised brands was now […]

WARNING: This will be hard to read

Tuesday March 7th, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest

Because it’s written in…BOLD. That’s right, the entire piece.  But let’s not focus on the font – we women mastered that centuries ago. Truly we did.  Today is International Women’s Day #BeBoldforChange.  All over the world today, we will witness and be part of movements that celebrate the journey women have travelled, across time, through […]

Ampersand – Corporate Affairs Insights 2016-17

Tuesday March 7th, 2017 in Ampersand Insights

After pushing for this over many decades, corporate affairs has become a critical member of the management team and an important voice around boardroom tables. There is also now widespread acknowledgement of the importance of digital in every business, which is one of the reasons why right now is corporate affairs’ time to shine. Today, […]

Cultural Reform Breakfast Featuring Dr. Corinne Manning

Wednesday March 1st, 2017 in In the News, Ampersand Latest, Ampersand Insights

Ampersand International are hosting a breakfast at O Bar and Dining on Thursday, 30th March.  This breakfast will be for selected corporate executives to gain insights from Dr. Corinne Manning, who is a globally recognised consultant, responsible for the successful implementation of the Australian Army’s cultural reform strategy.    This culture change resulted in the Army […]

General Manager Digital

Wednesday March 1st, 2017 in Feature Opportunity

General Manager Digital – ASX Top 50, drive digital transformation and channel growth, backed by strong enterprise investment and enabled technology platforms. Key leadership and stakeholder mandate with full commercial accountability of the digital channel and related functions. A highly competitive executive compensation package plus bonuses is being offered for a profiled, senior digital leader […]

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July 11th, 2017
Tech Talent And Company Start Ups: Sons Of Atlassian
  Glenda Korporaal’s article in The Australian, Deal Magazine shows how the harnessing of...

July 4th, 2017
Creating Effectiveness Today for Commercial Results Tomorrow
The Emotionally Intelligent Value Exchange – Defining today’s ‘Salesperson’ Danielle Lima is a marketer,...

In the News

July 13th, 2017
The Life cycle of Unfinished Business
Let me start by saying, my simple business, people and customer philosophy is that...

July 11th, 2017
Tech Talent And Company Start Ups: Sons Of Atlassian
  Glenda Korporaal’s article in The Australian, Deal Magazine shows how the harnessing of...

Feature Opportunity

May 4th, 2017
Senior Change Analyst
Agile experience Melbourne Location 6 Months A clear market leader in its sector, this...

May 3rd, 2017
Head of Sales & Marketing
Fantastic opportunity to join a leading higher education provider as Head of Sales &...

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