news by Jodi Garratt

  • Marketing Lab – October 2020

    Posted on : 27 Sep 2019

    As part of our Parity Plus offering, we will be hosting a Marketing Lab event. This will feature industry thought leaders that will give insight on current trends and topics. Marketing Lab will give marketing professionals practical takeaways to apply in their day to day marketing role. Stay tuned to see what current trends we discuss for 2020! Previous marketing training takeaways: 2...

  • Story to Success with Alva Devoy – MD of Fidelity International

    Posted on : 14 Aug 2019

    The Managing Director of Fidelity International, Alva Devoy shared her career journey on becoming a MD at our Story to Success event on Wednesday 7th August. Parity would like to thank Alva for an amazing evening with feedback such as “It was one of the most engaging, personal and honest talks I’ve had the privilege of hearing.” Originally from Ireland, Alva moved to Australia in 2009 and...

  • Securing top Digital talent

    Posted on : 29 Jan 2019

    Having lived all over the world and worked in the recruitment industry in a number of locations, including Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore and New York; I can confirm that finding and securing good talent is a global problem. Why is it so hard to secure good talent? Good candidates generally already have good jobs; and in most cases, they have set progression journeys internally. More often tha...

  • Marketing Training 2018 – Key Takeaways

    Posted on : 29 Jun 2018

    As part of Parity Consulting’s Parity Plus offering, we recently held our Marketing Training where we held 2 separate sessions which focused on the ways Marketing teams can work together and more effectively with their IT / Digital and UX teams. Click through below to read our takeaways from the day! Session 1: Crossing the divide between Marketing and IT / Digital, presented by Alex Cro...

  • Story to Success 2018 Key Takeaways – Deirdre Boyle

    Posted on : 11 Apr 2018

    Story to Success The path to success as a Marketing professional with Deirdre Boyle As part of Parity Consulting’s Parity Plus offering, we recently held our first “Story to Success” event in Melbourne featuring leading Marketing professional, Deirdre Boyle, Head of Marketing and Digital at AIA Australia. Deirdre was recently recognised for her extensive knowledge and experience in the...

  • Workplace Engagement – Building a Happy and Productive Workforce

    Posted on : 2 Nov 2017

    We all know disengaged employees experience more absences, lower retention rates and decreased productivity.  Today, more than ever, business leaders need a competitive advantage to ensure their teams are motivated and happy. Your employees are an important piece in the customer experience puzzle.  Happy and engaged employees who feel valued will result in more satisfied customers, productivi...

  • AIA Vitality 4490 Summit Sydney 2017

    Posted on : 23 Jun 2017

    The AIA brand and vision is something the team at Parity Consulting has always admired and shared a belief in. Over the years, Parity Consulting has formed a great working relationship with AIA Australia, where we have really come to understand the talent and excellence that AIA look for in an employee, which has in turn assisted us in successfully recruiting for their teams in both the Product an...

  • Marketing Training 2016 – Key Takeaways

    Posted on : 3 Sep 2016

    As part of our Parity Plus value-add offering to our clients and candidates, it was our great pleasure to host Parity's 1st round of Marketing Training Seminars.  3 interactive seminars, led by market leaders - Kelly Slessor, Dr. Emily Verstege and Debbie O'Connor. As promised, below are the links to the key takeaways from each workshop.  It would be great to hear your feedback on the trainin...

  • Top 8 Interview Tips for Marketing / Communications Professionals

    Posted on : 15 Feb 2016

    Expectations are at an all-time high, whether it’s in your current role or a potential new role.  This also translates to the interview process and your preparation for these meetings are paramount. The connection you have with the interviewer remains a significant part of a successful result.  But with these increased expectations, you have to do so much more to demonstrate your ability to...