What People Say

“Letting you know that I have a new job! I’ve been appointed to the position of Environmental Sustainability Project Officer. It’s a full-time, ongoing role. Thanks again for all of your assistance in recent years. You helped me to believe in myself and my ability.” ~ Jay (Sept 2018)

“Hi Gen, Just wanted to let you know I have finally signed the contract. Time for a little celebration after such a long process! And they did increase the initial offer so that was a win. Thanks again for your support. Best wishes, Nelly” (March 2018)

“Just a quick note to inform you of the good news being that I start next week as a Project Manager with a building company, very happy and excited for the future in this space. Thanks for your support and guidance over the last 12 months.” ~ Adam, Bendigo (Oct 2017)

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“Yes, I had the interview and I got it!! I’m absolutely over the moon! Gen, I’m so glad I listened to you about not pulling out of the applications. I have totally changed my outlook and now I’m excited about what’s ahead. It’s also been a huge boost to my confidence.” ~ Anna (Aug 2016)

“I recently consulted with Gen to improve not only my CV, but also assist me with job applications and interview preparation. Gen is a passionate professional whose advice I found to be invaluable when applying for a new position. As a professional myself, I was more than impressed with Gen’s level of expertise and ability to assist me. If you’re serious about taking the next step in your career then I highly recommend Gen” ~ Greg, Castlemaine (Jan 2016)

“With passion for what she does, a solid background in HR, and an ability to draw out the best qualities in people – Gen is the perfect career coach! With her help, I decluttered my CV, made achievements pop out of the page and got rid of interview nerves before the big day. It was lovely to share the news of my new role with her, as it felt like a win for the “team”. Need a career coach? Call Gen!” ~ Mek (Aug 2015)

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“For anyone needing help with their resume, cover letters or coaching for interviews etc contact The Good Life Careers. I met with Genevieve and she helped me in so many ways. I highly recommend her service – I left feeling a lot more confident in myself and with a great resume. And the best part is I may have found a job. Can’t get any better than that.” ~ Sue, Castlemaine (June 2015)

“Just letting you know I got two (part time) jobs on my second interview so I start in a couple of weeks … so thanks again for the resume help and here I go on the next chapter on my work journey.” ~ Nicole, Castlemaine (Apr 2014)

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“Thanks to Gen, I landed my dream job. It’s as simple as that. Gen coached me through the process of crafting a successful cover letter and formulating strong interview responses. Her warm and intuitive approach made me feel at ease straight away. She is honest and frank, which is what you want if your aim is to yield results. And I noticed the benefits instantly. It was the best money I ever spent. If you are hesitating, I recommend that you give Gen a call. It will only make your day better.” ~ Marion, Marketing Manager (Nov 2013)

“It was helpful the way Gen explained behavioural interviewing techniques and how to respond with answers which gave context, actions and result. It’s been some time since I’ve gone for an interview so I felt I needed to get up to speed again.  The most useful thing was getting to have a run-through of the interview the day before – it helped to get me in the zone!” ~ Sarah, Castlemaine (Oct 2013)