Deakin University MBA Access for Women Scholarship 2019

Fisher Leadership has this year become one of the first organisations to sponsor the Deakin University MBA Access for Women Scholarship. The Deakin MBA is a contemporary leading MBA option for aspiring managers and future leaders.  Our sponsorship of the Scholarship will be offered to an Australian woman experiencing financial or personal hardship, who is … Continued

Fisher Leadership sponsors IPAA Leading Employer Award 2018

Creating the public sector workforces and workplaces of the future Fisher Leadership is delighted to announce our sponsorship of the 2018 IPAA Leading Employer Award for creating the public sector workforces and workplaces of the future. This recognises strong leadership that supports staff to grow and contribute as part of a positive culture in a … Continued

Jo Fisher Podcast – Leading for social good

As part of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants’ “Leaders on Leaders” podcast series Jo Fisher recently spoke to CEO, Karen Greenbaum about leadership in what Karen refers to as the “social goods” sector. The interview covers a range of issues around what makes leaders successful in this sector. In terms of skills … Continued

Mental health in the workplace matters

This article highlights the evidence that promoting positive mental health in the workplace is critical for not-for-profit, human services and community enterprise organisations. It also points out some practical ways to address this issue in your workplace. Fisher Leadership has been helping to find and appoint highly committed and passionate executives in what we collectively … Continued

Coming to grips with Diversity

Diversity beyond gender is not yet high on the agenda of Boards or Chief Executives, however many decision-makers are increasingly conscious that gender balance is actually part of a wider need for diversity, which includes Cultural and Linguistic Diversity (CALD).

Michelle Lyon joins Fisher Leadership

We are delighted to announce that Michelle Lyon has joined Fisher Leadership as Associate Partner specialising in our Interim Management practice, working alongside our Interim team leader Eilish Devine. With more than 11 years in executive search, Michelle’s move to specialise in Interim reflects her strong belief that this is becoming a more critical need … Continued

David Baber joins Fisher Leadership

We are delighted to announce that David Baber has joined Fisher Leadership as Associate Partner specialising in our government and not-for-profit practices, providing executive search at the most senior levels and offering talent advisory solutions. Throughout his HR career in ASX Top 20 businesses and state government, David has always believed in supporting leaders to … Continued

The new type of know-how for executive search

The impact of digital technology and, in particular, how artificial intelligence (AI) is likely to change the nature of work and the skills required by senior executives. Therefore, what is the likely direct impact of digital tools and AI innovations for executive search.

Gold Sponsors for the AHEIA Conference 2018

Fisher Leadership was delighted to once again serve as Gold Sponsors for the annual Australian Higher Education Industrial Association HR/IR Conference, this year held in Brisbane.

Leading in Patient Centred Health

The ability to deliver positive patient experiences is key to future success in Health.

Advancing Gender Diversity for Positive Leadership

On Thursday March 1 Fisher Leadership’s Jo Fisher and Mira Bacelj joined Universities Australia Executive Women’s Co-Chairs Professor Kerri-Lee Krause and Professor Marcia Devlin at Universities Australia’s 2018 Higher Education Conference in Canberra to launch UAEW’s new Best Practice Recruitment Guidelines to Fast Forward the Advancement of Women in Australian University Executive Appointments.

From County Cavan to the MCG

On the countdown to the AFWL kick off this weekend, Eilish Devine shares a tale of female achievement, cultural diversity and the remarkable smallness of the world!

Why is Fisher Leadership about Positive Leadership?

What kind of Leadership do we need for the future?