Category Archives for "Podcast"

RTWN021: Deal with Managers Using the “5 Whys” w/ Mark Stipic

There are many different ways to deal with the direct manager of an injured worker. Sometimes they may appear to obstructing the RTW process. Today Mark Stipic takes you through some options to help you deal with managers more effectively. Mark discusses: Management vs Leadership The importance of problem-finding The “5 Whys” – a manufacturing […]

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RTWN018: Should You Stop Chasing Work Life Balance? w/ Fiona Redding

Today’s guest on RTW Nation is Fiona Redding, founder of The Happiness Hunter and co-host of Business Addicts the podcast. I first encountered Fiona when I heard her speak at Disrupt HR Melbourne in 2015 and you can watch Fiona’s presentation here. I wanted to get her on the show because she has a unique take on work life balance…… it’s all […]

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RTWN015: How to Sell RTW to Injured Workers

Mark Stipic takes you through three lessons in modern day sales processes and how they can be applied in Return To Work to improve your rehab outcomes. Mark explains that a typical sales cycle includes: Awareness Evaluation Purchase But in Return To Work the cycle is more likely to be: Awareness Evaluation Action Mark then […]

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RTWN014: The Intersection of Research & Policy w/ Prof Alex Collie

Professor Alex Collie is CEO of the Institute For Safety Compensation and Recovery Research (ISCRR). ISCRR is a research and innovation collaboration between Monash University, WorkSafe Victoria and the Transport Accident Commission (TAC). Alex and I discuss: The objectives of ISCRR Practical examples of how ISCRR research has shaped policy The personality attributes of a supervisor that can influence on-the-job safety ISCRR’s […]

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RTWN013: Build Your Platform in Rehabilitation with Shane Purnell

Today’s guest on RTW Nation is Shane Purnell, host of the Platform Giant Show and expert on public speaking and personal branding. Before we get into the interview I pose the question: Should you feel bad about pursuing a career in rehabilitation? Shane and I discuss: What it means to have a platform C.A.R.V.E.: Channels, Authority, Relationships, […]

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