Published Articles

New Year’s Resolution Stocktake: Changing Your Habits Takes More than Willpower (Sydney Morning Herald, February 3, 2018)

The Mentor’s Quest and Heroes of the Workplace (Sydney Morning Herald, July 3, 2018)

Oprah and the Unsung Heroes of Work (Sydney Morning Herald, Jun 4, 2018)

In Praise of Denial – A gap exists between our view of ourselves and the truth of our professional behaviour (Sydney Morning Herald, April 29, 2018)

Fix the Women, Not the Culture? Building the workplaces we deserve (Sydney Morning Herald, October 1, 2017)

I don’t want to support my wife financially (Sydney Morning Herald, December 2, 2017)

How do I ask for what I want at work? (Sydney Morning Herald, August 30, 2017)

Do I really need strategic friends in high places to get ahead at work? (Sydney Morning Herald, June 30, 2017)

My new grad is a female Donald Trump (Sydney Morning Herald, April 28, 2017)

Book Review: “An Everyone Culture: Becoming a Deliberately Developmental Organisation” by Kegan and Lahey, review (Sydney Morning Herald, October 31, 2016)

Coach at work: 'Our new supervisor doesn't like team meetings' (Sydney Morning Herald, February 25, 2016)

Mean Girls at Work: How to Say Yes to the Sisterhood (Women’s Agenda, May 29, 2015)

Coach@Work: The Secret Sauce of growing Happy Teams (LinkedIn, May 3, 2015)

On the hustings with an organisational coach: "No, I don't play football..." (LinkedIn, April 21, 2015)

Taking stock without losing your marbles - finding your way through mid-career (LinkedIn, April 19, 2016)

Podcast: Imposter Syndrome with Jacqueline Jago (Women Talk Work, November 18, 2015)

Third party feedback: when your manager targets your staff (LinkedIn, August 5, 2015)

Having lunch without you: a love letter from your emotions (LinkedIn, July 15, 2015)

She didn’t hear a word I said: On the limits of performance feedback (LinkedIn, July 6, 2015)

Between a rock and a micromanager: telling your supervisor to back off (LinkedIn, June 30, 2015)

How to Grow Your Role (LinkedIn, June 28, 2015)

Leadership interview: 'I can look at myself and see where I need to change' (Canberra Times, June 1, 2015)

Ambition to ashes: Finding, losing & loving your mojo (Women's Agenda, May 4, 2015)

Too girly for work? Sheryl Sandberg uncovers the costs for women who speak up (Canberra Times, January 26, 2015)

Damned if they do, damned if they don't: The cost of women speaking up (Women's Agenda, January 15, 2015)

Managing your supervisor to boost your career prospects (Canberra Times, July 1, 2014)

A tricky balance: coaching staff while managing them (Sydney Morning Herald, August 5, 2014)

Supervisors who hate their staff but don't know how to tell them (Canberra Times, October 2, 2014)

Other people's drafts: clearing a brief without breaking a mortal heart (Canberra Times, December 2, 2014)

Advice Columns

Rain (Jacqueline) wrote regular coaching advice columns for the Canberra Times (due to Fairfax acquisition, now hosted on the Sydney Morning Herald) addressing a variety of work related coaching issues:

Coach at work: 'Everyone is happy, except maybe me' (Canberra Times, June 4, 2017)

Coach at work: 'They say I'm 'dominating'. Maybe I'm just a strong woman?' (Canberra Times, April 4, 2017)

Coach at work: 'How do I know whether my colleagues' feedback is true?' (Canberra Times, March 7, 2017)

Coach at work: 'I lack the emotional intelligence to be promoted' (Canberra Times, February 6, 2017)

Coach at work: 'I overshared at work' (Canberra Times, December 5, 2016)

Coach at work: 'I'm a rising star. So why do my colleagues dislike me?' (Canberra Times, October 31, 2016)

Coach at work: the liberating power of upwards feedback (Sydney Morning Herald, October 3, 2016)

Coach at work: 'I'm a go-getter surrounded by sheeple' (Canberra Times, September 5, 2016)

Coach at work: 'Help! I'm stuck in a weird digital twilight zone' (Canberra Times, June 7, 2016)

Coach at work: boobs in the office (Canberra Times, May 3, 2016)

Coach at work: 'My colleague breathes heavily when he's near me' (Canberra Times, February 2, 2016)

Coach at work: 'Crying in the office? No thanks' (Canberra Times, December 2, 2014)

Coach at work: 'My bully boss is killing my career prospects' (Canberra Times, November 3, 2014)

Coach at work: 'After years of firing staff, I've lost faith in my department' (Canberra Times, October 2, 2014)

Counsel & coach: 'Mr Perky is sleeping with my boss' (Sydney Morning Herald, September 2, 2014)

Counsel & coach: 'The minister's office wants to retrospectively change the salary in a contract' (Sydney Morning Herald, August 4, 2014)

Counsel & coach: 'I need my supervisor's support but we never hit it off' (Canberra Times, July 1, 2014)

Counsel & coach: The trouble with staff feedback (Canberra Times, June 3, 2014)

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