Thursday, October 23, 2008

What Makes Gen Y, Millennials and Trophy Kids Tick

The millennial generation's leading edge — 24- to 26-year-olds

1. Want to be entrepeneurs and run their own consulting businesses.
2. Will have 4 different jobs a year
3. Seek constant feedback

Full article here

Born between 1980 and 2001, the millennials were coddled by their parents and nurtured with a strong sense of entitlement.

They are called "trophy kids" because they are the pride and joy of their parents and often got trophies to build self-esteem - even when they didn't deserve it!

"For this generation, work is not a place you go; work is a thing you do,"

These articles have made me think about how I treat and raise my own children!

Full article here

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Winning the Media Game Media Training Course Perth September 23rd 2008

Feedback from participants:

"Very informative, moved quickly. It was nice and tight and very practical and being on camera and interviewed was a critical part of the learning" Courtney Hayes, Managing Director, Elementree Pty Ltd, Osborne Park

"Informative and knowledgable" Laurie Goldfinch, Corporate Relations Co-ordinator, Rocky Bay, Mosman Park

"Good relevant content, industry knowledge and experience" David Beard, Lifelong Fitness, Subiaco

"Good mix between formal and relaxed presentation style. Some good advice!" James Watson, Swan Riverside Gardens, Perth

Our next media training program in Perth is on November 25th 2008. Book here.

Sales Training Tips During Turbulent Times With Brad Tonini

Sales Training Tips During Turbulent Times With Brad Tonini

How do you grow your business during turbulent times?

Listen to this podcast with my compliments.

Don't forget our business coaching services available through 8M.

Monday, October 06, 2008

Media Training Perth - Inventor of the Year Award Finalists "Winning The Media Game" September 2008

Comments from participants for media training in Perth.

"I liked the advice on all the subjects and how he worked the class to form both student and teacher roles" John Moore, CEO Global Tracking Solutions, Lathlain

"Good coverage, good knowledge and very tailored" George Hewitt, Project Manager, Saron Education, Perth

"Personable, professional and related well to the audience" Sharon Grosser, Saron Education, Perth

"I had no expectations coming into this but found it to be very educational and have picked up some great pointers that will be useful down the track" Jamie Lyford, Director, Elevation Legal, Bentley

"Good advice and feedback, good points from the view of a professional interviewer" Budi Juswardy, Researcher, Radiforta, West Perth

Our next public workshop for media training skills in Perth is November 25th 2008, book here.