Andrew Olsen

Andrew Olsen

KPMG Alumni

Articles by Andrew Olsen

People & Community

The things I wasn’t told about getting the best out of my graduate program

Everyone’s graduate experience is difference but the lessons I learnt, and now see played out in others, are worth sharing.

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Connection to Indigenous culture told through stories #NAIDOC2017

Connection to culture is extremely important to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. In NAIDOC Week we share Amanda’s story

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If we are to progress towards reconciliation we need to feel safe, vulnerable and brave

The theme for National Reconciliation Week is “let’s take the next steps”. An important concept. However, Andrew Olsen argues it is wishful thinking to believe we can focus on moving forward without recognising and addressing the current issues of our Indigenous peoples.

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Recruiting our Indigenous brothers and sisters: not just tokenism

When I was first asked to write an article, I must admit I was a little bit reluctant. It’s not because I didn’t want to, instead I wanted to make…

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Walking in two worlds: a reality for Indigenous Australians

As an Indigenous man and a HR Practitioner I often feel that I walk in two worlds. The reason I use this analogy is that is sums up the feeling…

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Closing the gap of Indigenous employment one job at a time

My name is Andrew Olsen and I am a proud Dhughetti and Anaiwan man from the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales. Today I have been asked to write about…

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