Amanda Lacey finalist for the Marketing Communications Executive of the Year.

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Amanda Lacey finalist for the Marketing Communications Executive of the Year.

Amanda Lacey has been named a finalist for the Marketing Communications Executive of the Year category at the 2018 Women in Law Awards, one of the industry’s premier events.

In partnership with Taylor Root, the Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards covers 20 individual and group categories. Winners in the individual categories are automatically shortlisted for the coveted Women in Law Excellence Award.

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Build your profile with LinkedIn

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Build your profile with LinkedIn

Millions of people use LinkedIn and others within the network can see what your personal or business profile looks like, what your professional history is and what you have achieved. LinkedIn is not only good for industry connections but also for matching to employment opportunities.

If it is time for you to give your profile a makeover, follow these steps to success and get the most out of your LinkedIn presence.

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Sometimes said doesn’t say enough

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Sometimes said doesn’t say enough

One word can make the difference between factual and cold, to excited and empowered or scared and intimidated. Read why to ditch the word said and inject some feeling into your messages.

By Amanda Lacey

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Crisis management - face the storm like a pro

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Crisis management - face the storm like a pro

Sometimes, things go wrong. If or when they do, you often need to act fast. Having a crisis blue print in place will pay off, as not only will you have speed on your side, you will also be comfortable and confident with the way forward.  

By Amanda Lacey

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Instagram for business

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Instagram for business

Instagram is where Facebook used to be. Instagram has a higher rate of engagement then Facebook and those who take advantage while it is still in earlier developmental days for business growth will be at an advantage later on.

By Kylie Deans

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Effective communication - how to pitch you

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Effective communication - how to pitch you

Having an MBA might get you to the top of the short list, but it won’t get you the job. Your professional appearance will make you feel confident and appear credible, but it is what you say that seals the deal.

By Amanda Lacey

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It’s time to talk to your clients

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It’s time to talk to your clients

It’s easy to forget about an email marketing campaign or electronic direct mail (EDM) when you’re organising your tax as the end of the financial year quickly approaches.

But, a quick email to tell your clients you’re still thinking of them is invaluable. Make sure your presence is not lost in during this busy period with these EDM ideas.

 

By Jennifer Huynh

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McDonald's, Snapchat team up for innovative recruitment drive

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McDonald's, Snapchat team up for innovative recruitment drive

Like any other aspect of professional life, recruitment needs to continually innovate in order to reach their target audiences. Fast food giant McDonald's and social media platform Snapchat have realised this, with the launch of Snaplications: a new age way in which the chain's predominantly youthful prospective employees can apply for work. Where else can such technology take us? 

By Jerome Doraisamy 

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