Driftwood Group

Work on you, not just on work

  Do you give as much time to you as you do to work? Through my career coaching, I see lots of people come to me in a panic – tapped on the shoulder to apply for a promotion, received redundancy, moving location with their partner or really hate their

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Healthy Hormone Diet
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Health & Wellbeing for a Happy Work Life

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Sleep, eat and exercise – Three simple ways to improve your health and wellbeing. It’s a hot topic about being conscious of our health and wellbeing. In recent times, I’ve spoken to lots of clients and colleagues about how busy everyone is and the need for some relaxation and down

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Yvonne
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From Backpacker to Business Owner

20 years ago this month, I arrived in Australia as a Backpacker, just one week after graduating from a Human Resources Degree in Dublin. As you can imagine I was excited about starting my work career but also super excited about spending a year doing lots of travel, including some

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Mother Daughter
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The Working Mums’ Circus

As a working Mum, I have been really lucky to work part-time in my own business while my kids were little. But all of that changed this February. 2017 has been a significant milestone with my youngest daughter starting school. Her brother began a year before, so we had a sort

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Healthy
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Are You Happy & Healthy at Work?

I meet lots of people who feel stressed at work, don’t take a lunch break and are stuck at their desk for a whole day. Sound like you? Then read on… A friend of mine worked right near Circular Quay in Sydney for years. I once asked him how often

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Driftwood Goes Global!

As a network member of NPA Worldwide, we are very excited to announce that we now have an extensive International reach when it comes to recruitment and executive search.  We joined NPA in December last year and I was fortunate to get to Washington DC in March to meet lots

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Embedded Software Engineer | Linux | Qt Specialist | Architect

World-leading Medical Device Tech Business Sydney-based, Inner West, Leadership Opportunity Contract-to-Permanent, Lead the Team, Design & Deliver A rare chance to step into the spotlight with this world leader in Medical Electronics Development, to keep the blood pumping, and launch the business into Brave New Worlds. From humble (and very

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Are You Working At Your Dream Job?

Every day, I feel very lucky to do what I love doing – for work. Growing up I wanted to be a nurse (like my mum) or an accountant (my dad taught economics). Somehow I ended up in Human Resources – which if you think about it, is kind of

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Mummies Paying It Forward – #IWD2016

I am very lucky to spend most Friday mornings with my little girl before she starts school next year. We do lots of fun things together and I am so glad to have a job that gives me the flexibility to spend time with her – it is one of

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