Career | The Bottom Rung

Welcome to The Bottom Rung*, the ultimate online hub for expert advice to help you get your big break (+ move up the ladder!).

Watch this space for tell-all interviews from accomplished people in magazines, film, television, public relations, lifestyle, beauty, fashion, sport and more…

Know someone who would make a great profile on The Bottom Rung? Want to share your own tips? Get in touch.

INTERVIEWS (Click on each profile to be instantly inspired!)

The Bottom Rung Series 1
Niki Aken, Underbelly screenwriter and drama development executive
Dom Alessio, radio host on triple j’s home & hosed
Bec Brown, Agency Director of Bec Brown Communications
Lynette Carroll Bolton, event planner, TV presenter and blogger
Sarah Ayoub, author of Hate Is Such A Strong Word and The Yearbook Committee
Giuseppe Santamria, Men In This Town fashion blogger, designer and photographer
Amy Molloy, author and The Carousel wellness editor-at-large
Duane Strauss, TV presenter and producer
Dannielle Miller – Co-author of Loveabilty and CEO of Enlighten Education
Eleanor Pendleton – Gritty Pretty editor and beauty journalist
Carla Hackett – letterer, illustrator and designer
Lauren Smelcher Sams – author of She’s Having Her Baby and freelance journalist
Julianne Horsman – associate producer of news, Channel Nine
Jessica Bailey – entertainment editor at GRAZIA and former DOLLY/CLEO features editor
Mark Grentell – director and co-writer of feature film Backyard Ashes


<The Bottom Rung series is inspired by the release of my novel THE INTERN (HarperCollins, out now) and my desire to ‘pay it forward’ with career advice and tips on climbing the ladder. Click here for more about THE INTERN and say hello on Facebook and Twitter– distractions welcome.>