Are You A Workplace Hero?

 Are You A Workplace Hero? A recently university task had us nominate a workplace hero and define that person’s heroic qualities. This exercise provided the opportunity to gain insights into the people who make work a better place.   […]

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A Tale of Two Customer Experiences

A Tale of Two Customer Experiences   I made a decision about 18 months ago to invest in a mid-career education upgrade. While this decision has come with financial impact and time management challenges, the opportunity to re-visit […]

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Now We Are Eight

Now We Are Eight The eighth anniversary of Pink Ink Media slipped quietly last week but there’s never a bad time to celebrate. It’s been a rollercoaster ride transitioning from part-time to full-time in the business and evolving over […]

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Seven Ways to Break the Multi-tasking Myth

Seven Ways to Break the Multi-Tasking Myth A common requirement (and form of survival mode) in workplaces today is the capacity to do several things at once. Multi-tasking seems like a good idea for increasing productivity and using more of […]

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How Can Companies That Don’t Suit Instagram Use Instagram?

Image by Angelo de Santis  under Flicker Creative Commons Licence How Can Companies That Don’t Suit Instagram Use Instagram? Instagram is a photo-sharing and social networking service that launched in October 2010. The platform took off intriguingly because of […]

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Is it Hello or Goodbye to Ello?

Is it Hello or Goodbye to Ello? Advertising on free social networks has been a necessary evil because someone needs to pay to keep the servers running. And, let’s face it, we’ve become so used to loading our […]

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5 Ways to Build Your Career Brand

Branding is not only about creating an identity for products sitting idly on the supermarket shelf looking for ways to compete for your dollar. Anything that can be sold or traded – be it services, ideas or even sounds […]

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Is Your Office Job Killing You?

Is Your Office Job Killing You? Office work was a sign of status decades ago when most people were performing physical work to earn a living. These days, working in an office is common but findings have emerged that a […]

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Is the Cover Letter Dead?

Is the Cover Letter Dead? Sit a job hunter, a recruiter and a hiring manager in a room to decide the answer to this question and you’ll be given several different opinions. The job hunter might say, “I […]

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