Project One

A program enabling
the future of work.

The Project One initiative is brought to you by the team at Think & Grow.

Think & Grow is helping priority groups of people move into new, high-growth sectors and, in the process, future-proofing our economies.

By focusing on the human aspect, we deliver a coaching and mentoring program that gives people the confidence and training to get the best out of themselves and share what makes them stand out.

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Meet the coaches

Our experts guiding you

Jonathan Jefferies
Jonathan Jefferies

Co-Founder of Think & Grow Jonathan Jeffries is passionate about solving business issues through people, connectivity, content and partnerships.

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Kylie Kneale
Kylie Kneale

Kylie has worked in the corporate world as well as in start-up businesses so brings enormous experience from the Sales & Marketing field to this program. She understands the opportunities fast-growth tech companies can offer and can talk candidates through what to expect when they make that transition.

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Deepak Singh
Deepak Singh

Deepak is a coach and mentor who applies his various life and career experiences to help others tell their stories. He is an ally for all things belonging and loves helping others to tell their story of learned experiences and how empathy, kindness, adaptability and resilience are strengths that will always be in demand.

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Vinisha Rathod
Vinisha Rathod

Prior to joining Think & Grows advisory practice, Vinisha was part of the People and Organisation consulting practices in Boston Consulting Group and Ernst & Young. She is passionate about using her experience in organisation design, change management, HR, culture and leadership to promote socio-economic diversity and create safe spaces to harness people's potential, especially in the fast-growing tech space!

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Marvin Njovu
Marvin Njovu

Marvin is a strategic-minded individual with a keen sense of competitive intelligence and market analysis. He is highly experienced in driving sales initiatives to boost business and meet objectives with a proven background in building relationships that, in turn, become long-term partnerships.

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Ariadna Recasens
Ariadna Recasens

Ariadna obtained her PhD in Neuroscience in 2014. After a decade working in the academy and being fully immersed in her investigations, she realized that something was missing: the connection with People and the impact on the Community. That's why she joined Think and Grow - to include the human factor as a critical component in her professional career.

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Andree Maragfoou
Andree Maragfoou

I have a strong background in Recruitment, Talent Acquisition and Adult Training & Development.

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Rachel Chambers
Rachel Chambers

Rachel brings her experience as an enablement & capability leader who supports businesses, teams & individuals to reach peak performance to lead the design of the program. Known for creating innovative enablement experiences across all stages of the employee & customer lifecycles for established companies & start-ups.

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Francesca Jacinto-Lopez
Francesca Jacinto-Lopez

Francesca recently joined Think and Grow and is an amazing example of someone who has transitioned into the fast-growth tech space. She was made redundant during covid after 10+ years in the hospitality sector. Francesca was mentored by Kylie to embrace her skills in customer service, along with her personal curiosity in design, and communication.

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Kerrianne Darling
Kerrianne Darling

Kerrianne Darling is a counselor, educational consultant and wellness coach with over 35 years experience working with women, families, adolescents and children presenting with a range of emotional, behavioral and mental health concerns. Kerrianne provides mental health support for participants during the program.

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Our partners

Who we work with

Jobs Victoria

Jobs Victoria supports people looking for work and connects employers with the staff they need. We provide information, advice and support in person, online and on the phone.

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Tech Council of Australia

The Tech Council of Australia is the peak body representing Australia's tech sector. We represent companies throughout their life cycle, from early and growth stage companies through to large-scale global firms.

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Puffling

Our mission is to elevate more women into leadership and executive level roles. We work with women who are ready to advance their careers, find a role with greater flex or consider opportunities to apply their skills to different roles and remits. We work with progressive employers who value and endorse more flexible, diverse and inclusive workplaces and are committed to advancing women.

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Jigsaw

Jigsaw is a social enterprise that trains and transitions people with disability into award wage employment.

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Blaze Your Trail

Blaze Your Trail is a social enterprise focussed on the creation of tech training and employment pathways for people from refugee and migrant backgrounds. We have a specific focus around applied Salesforce training on projects for small charities and not-for-profits. We have a passion for providing new opportunities for people from a range of backgrounds and experiences, particularly women, and through Blaze Your Trail have had the privilege to see the positive impact of tech training leading to secure, reliable and rewarding employment.

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Asylum seeker Resource Centre

The ASRC Employment Program offers employers skilled, prepared and committed workers who are keen to contribute their skills, resilience and ingenuity to the Australian community. We focus on successful placement outcomes both for our candidates and the employer, by connecting the right person, with the right skills, to the right job.

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