aged care worker

Loving your job can be difficult: 5 tips to keep it positive

Loving your job can be difficult: 5 tips to keep it positive

When friends and colleagues start saying they hate their job, and their work sucks. It just changes the lens I view my world in. I start to complain more. I see all the things that are going wrong, instead of focusing on the stuff I love, the awesome challenges in my life … 

LASA Victoria – Urgent need for young health professionals in aged care

LASA Victoria – Urgent need for young health professionals in aged care

New aged care training programs are attracting a cohort of health professionals; however, the proportion of age care professionals under the age of 35 in the workforce has not changed since 2003. Chief Executive Officer of Leading Age Services Australia ...

Get your idea heard: Are you ready for this?

Get your idea heard: Are you ready for this?

Ever had a great idea? Did you share this with your colleagues or friends? What was their reaction? Supportive? Dismissive? You are not the only person who is afraid of sharing ideas, nor will you be the only one to have their idea dismissed as irrelevant or silly ...

You are an innovator and a leader

You are an innovator and a leader

I recently went to an event on using data for good. All about how collecting information, analysing it, and sharing can be used to create innovation. What surprised me was that it was quite simple to be an innovator and a leader, by creating small changes, just 1% shifts in how ...