From her desk in reception, Office Manager Sarah has eyes and ears on all the happenings in the Lux Group Sydney office – not to mention working her magic on all the festive and fun social office events you might have seen on our social media channels. We sat down with Sarah to chat all … Continue reading “5 Minutes With… An Office Manager”
Earlier this year, following the success of the 2016 mission to Cambodia, Lux Group announced their second philanthropic mission with Projects Abroad. To find out more about this exciting venture, we sat down with Mark, one of the team members embarking on the journey…
Luxury Escapes Consumer Marketing Manager Chelsea explain how the brand is going backwards to go forwards, and why this online business is investing in offline.
Finding an organisation that is a good cultural fit is one of the most important factors when finding a new job. The money might be great, the role scope exactly what you are after and the location super, however if you don’t like the culture, it’s never going to work – well definitely not for the long term anyway!
We’re continuing Spotlight on Staff Series with one of our shining stars in the Lux Group Melbourne Office. Eli has moved her way up the ranks from Customer Service Agent, and made a parallel shift into travel with her new role in the tours sector of Luxury Escapes. Read all about her journey here… Q: … Continue reading “Spotlight on Staff: Meet Eli”
Our Social Media guru Riley shares her pick of the six types of content your business should definitely look into producing.
Here at Lux Group we have employees working not just in our Sydney and Melbourne HQ’s, but across the country, and the world. While flexible working arrangements is a key part of many employee’s #LuxGroupLife, it’s important to stop and think about your home workspace. We asked The Home’s Senior Stylist, and owner/founder of Décor … Continue reading “5 Key Elements of a Home Office”
7 members of the Lux Group Executive Leadership Team share the best piece of career advice they’ve been given.
With the rising number of ‘insta-famous’ celebrities, the opportunities are endless when it comes to incorporating the right influencer to your social media strategy.
When Barbara first arrived in Australia 2.5 years ago, she had left behind her role as a logistics coordinator in an large, established Industrial company in France. What she found in sunny Sydney was quite the opposite.
As the Lux Group Office Manager in Sydney, Talisha juggles a daily list of shifting priorities and manages the needs of every single department. How does she stay on top of it all? Here, Talisha share’s her top 5 tips to help you keep that little bit more organized this year.
Born between 1980 and 2000, millennials are quickly making up the majority of our work place. Generally speaking, they’re hungry to reach the top, and fast. So how do we attract those with this everlasting hunger? And once they’re in, how do we continue to feed it? Here, millennial and People & Culture Assistant at … Continue reading “Attracting & Retaining Millennial Employees”
A Product Manager plays a vital role in a tech company. It is an intersection between business, technology and user experience, and the Product Manager is the person responsible for defining the “why”, “what” and “when” of a product that drives the engineering team. Here, Lux Group’s Ruchi explains what being a Product Manager is … Continue reading “A day in the life of a Product Manager”
Caden mans the IT Help Desk at Lux Group and is one of the company’s most popular staff members. Not just because of his winning smile (though that doesn’t hurt), but because he’s the office go-to on all things tech. We’ve all experienced the frustration when your computer doesn’t act quite like you want it … Continue reading “6 Things To Try Before Calling Tech Support”
From re-brands to our very first international philanthropic project, 2016 was a big year for Lux Group! Here, CEO Adam Schwab shares his top highlights from the year that was. Wow – what a huge year for us here at Lux! It’s been a year of firsts for us across the group and we couldn’t … Continue reading “2016: A Year in Review”
Alexandra is the CEO of Product at Lux Group. She is constantly on the go, and receives thousands of emails every week. Over the years, she has discovered useful tools that help her become more efficient – here, she shares the top three apps you should be adding to your work life, and could save you up … Continue reading “3 apps to make you more efficient at work”
It’s no secret that scoring a coveted internship can be a fast-track into your dream career. Molly is studying a Bachelor of Arts/Media at Macquarie University, and she recently interned with Lux Group’s PR & Social Media department. Here, she shares a few of the invaluable lessons she learnt during her internship! Be ready to learn – … Continue reading “What I learnt from interning at Lux Group”
Think back to the first time you purchased a beauty product or a piece of clothing online. You were probably hesitant. We are asked to pay for something in exchange for an item we haven’t physically seen or touched. A truly crazy concept? Product sampling overcomes these concerns by allowing the consumer a rare ‘try … Continue reading “How beauty sampling can boost your business”
Company culture is the DNA of any workplace, and having a company culture that reflects our company values is top priority for Lux Group. “As part of our culture, we believe that ‘how’ you achieve results is just as important as ‘what’ is achieved. The process is just as important as the outcome,” our Group People … Continue reading “How to create a positive company culture”
Social media is not only important for a business, but these days it is a must. However, how do you know if you are doing it right?
Our Social Media Specialist Riley sets the record straight when it comes to some of the most common myths about social media so you can get your strategy right!
One of the (many) perks of working at Lux Group is that staff can enjoy free massages at the built-in day spas at our Melbourne and Sydney headquarters.
Although it sounds like a dream made in pamper heaven, there are also several health and wellbeing benefits to enjoying massages in the workplace.
Here, our Sydney massage therapist Lorena lists some of the perks to this perk!
Cristela has been working in customer service at Lux Group for more than four years, and is the Senior Customer Support Executive across the company’s travel businesses.
Here, Cristela shares her secrets to good customer service, and why it is such a gratifying job.
We all love surprises, but most of us have probably been on the receiving ends of an unwanted gift or two in the past.
So how do you buy the perfect present?
Megan is the Buying Team Leader at online store Pop.com.au – the go-to destination for quirky gifts, kitchy décor and trendy fashion items – so we asked her to share her secrets to picking the perfect gift for that certain someone. Thank us later!
Ben is National Head of Sales for Lux Group’s Experiences vertical, and has over 20 years of business and sales experience. He is also a regular coach, consultant and guest speaker, so presenting is a regular part of his job.
Ben shares his key points on how to give a killer presentation.