Leadership Excellence at Downer (LEaD1)

Leadership Excellence at Downer (LEaD1) Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. It works closely with its customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities. The Group employs approximately 56,000 people across more than 300 sites, primarily in Australia and New Zealand and also in the Asia-Pacific […]

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The 8 Skills Successful Leaders Need In 2018

Melissa Williams, CEO Learning Dimensions Network After a conversation with Leadership Dimensions Managing Partner Janet McCulloch, we have been reflecting on the topic of leadership. Let’s face it, being a leader today is a challenge. As we enter 2018 our world is more competitive, complex, globally connected (with speed and immediacy) and customers are more […]

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Why the world needs intelligent leaders

Why the world needs intelligent leaders and what it takes to be one The emerging world order needs leaders with specific modes of intelligence to deal with the challenges ahead. Shutterstock Theo Veldsman, University of Johannesburg The world today is characterised by increasing variety, interdependency and connectivity; complexity, change, ambiguity, seamlessness and sustainability. There’s no […]

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Major change at work can trigger loss and grief.

Major change at work can trigger loss and grief. Organisations must accept this Employees are often unsettled by change in their organisations. Shutterstock Mias de Klerk, Stellenbosch University There is hardly an organisation in the world – big or small – that doesn’t have to adapt to changing circumstances. The pace of development in technology, […]

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Learning Dimensions Network RTO Status Renewed

Learning Dimensions Network, who’s sister brands include Safety Dimensions, Leadership Dimensions and Workplace Dimensions have had our Registered Training Organisation status renewed for another 7 years by regulatory body ASQA. ASQA’s recent focus has been on quality and compliance and for an organisation to gain RTO status with ASQA, they must the following requirements for registration: […]

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Employers & Managers: New Industrial Manslaughter Law In QLD

Negligent Employers & Senior Executives Can Be Charged With Industrial Manslaughter- New Queensland Laws In a media statement from the Queensland government, Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace announced new industrial manslaughter laws passed the parliament, leaving negligent employers culpable in workplace deaths with nowhere to hide. In response to the tragic fatalities at Dreamworld and […]

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