You have four missions to complete in four weeks, should you wish to accept. Don't forget to report back. WEEK ONE Your mission: grab a coffee each afternoon with someone in your teamUnderstand their role, experience and any key challenges they are facingAsk how they think you can help them - if you are a… Continue reading Starting your new job: 4 lessons in 4 weeks
The first time I ever received requests for feedback from colleagues, my analytical mind went into overdrive as I tried to think of helpful pointers to go with the genuinely positive comments I had to say. I assumed that as part of the process you had to write something constructive for others to work on.… Continue reading The feedback loop is broken
This post is probably not going to have any bearing on anyone using the Internet except me. I have always been a firm believer in writing down your goals. For example, at the beginning of my studies in year 12 I wrote my goal ATAR (94.4) on a big sheet of paper and stuck it… Continue reading 2021: Amy’s Year of Crushing It
When my resignation from American Express was announced, I was overwhelmed by the heart warming messages I received from colleagues all over the business and the world. I consider myself incredibly lucky to have worked with such a caring, intelligent and fun group of colleagues over the past 2 years. I know sometimes it can… Continue reading As one door closes, another opens
Congratulations on securing yourself an internship or a graduate position! These are highly competitive programs to get into so if you have been selected you should be extremely proud! I've been lucky enough to have lived the experience of a graduate as well as watched many interns & graduates grow into inspiring product managers and… Continue reading How to crush your graduate program!