Performance Reviews – What’s all the fuss about?

There’s been a lot of talk over the past 12 months about the effectiveness of performance reviews. Some organisations have radically overhauled their PDR systems, so much so that some of them could be even be accused of having thrown the ‘baby out with the bath water’.


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International Women’s Day 2018  | Advances for Women in the Legal Professional

Thursday March 8 is International Women’s Day, celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This year’s theme #PressforProgress is a call to action to press forward on gender parity and draws on the current global momentum for women’s equality as shown by the #MeToo and #Timesup movements. Consistent with this theme, the following highlights some advances for women in the legal profession in Australia.


Enhancing our Recruitment Capability

Alex Correa Executive is excited to announce that we’ve joined forces with NPAworldwide, an international network of specialist recruiters.   Established for more than 60 years, NPA worldwide brings together approximately 500 specialist recruitment firms and more than 2,000 partnered recruiters across Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Asia, African and the Americas.    Members work closely together and share resources to find the right people making placements seamless and effective.


Working as a Lawyer in the Channel Islands

Some Background on The Channel Islands Located 85 miles south of mainland Britain and 15 miles east off the French coast, the Channel Islands is perfectly located to allow for weekend travel to London, Paris and beyond.  Placed on the OECD G20 white list for offshore jurisdictions in 2009, the Channel Islands are one of […]


Interstate + Overseas Opportunities

Lawyers | Career Moves | Interstate and Overseas Thanks to our networks around the world including the UK, US, NZ and Asia we are now able to support local lawyers in gaining strong international experience that will not only be career satisfying but also well valued and transferable on the return home.  Here is just […]


Talent attraction and retention in 2018: Supporting staff health and wellness is vital  

As business begins in earnest this week, many firms will be pondering how to attract and retain the best talent in 2018. What matters to employees? Research shows much support for firms to renew their focus on health and wellness, areas that also happen to be central to most new year’s resolutions.


2017 | A Year In Review

 Oh what a year, what a ride it has been So much has happened in twenty-seventeen… NASA discovered new planets in search of space-life.   Prince Harry said, “Meghan, will you be my wife?” Markle said “Yes” and Australia did too. Though ours was to fight a big marriage issue.   Queensland took out yet […]


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2016 Review and 2017 Forecast

The Legal Market in 2016 and Forecasts for 2017 On January 1st 2016 there weren’t many of us who thought that Donald Trump would win the US Election, Malcolm Turnbull would only cling onto power with a one-seat majority or that Britain would vote to leave the European Union. As 2016 draws to a close, […]