“Whatever your career throws at you, be it a stone, a ripple or a tidal wave – our career counselling and consulting services can provide you with the tools and self-confidence to manage, cope, accept and confidently move forward towards your individual goals”

Blu Ripples Career Counselling, Career Consulting, Resume Writing Services Clients

Our Career Counselling and Consulting Services have helped teenagers, adults and organisations achieve their goals; we can help you too!

Transform your Career or Job-Search Process

Welcome to Blu Ripples!

Blu Ripples is specialist Career Counselling, Career Consulting, and Resume Writing Services practice that listens, inspires and empowers clients of all career life stages to identify, plan and achieve their career and job-search goals.

Since 2003, Katherine (Blu Ripples Founder), has helped clients across a multitude of backgrounds, cultures and locations identify and achieve their career, job-search and personal goals including: –

  • High School Students, Teenagers and Youth
  • Tertiary Students and Graduates
  • Corporate, Trade and Mining Professionals
  • Team Leaders, Supervisors and Front-Line Managers
  • Educators (Early Childhood, Primary, Secondary & Tertiary)
  • Medical, Allied Health Professionals
  • Mid, Executive and Global Management
  • Expats and Immigrants
  • Defence Personnel and their partner through PEAP Program
  • Defence Contractors (Civilians)
  • Businesses, Organisations and Sole Traders


  • Central Coast – Wyong, Wyongah, Gosford, Gwandalan, Kanwal
  • Hunter Region (Upper and Lower) –  Aberglasslyn, Braxton, Cessnock, Dungog, Clarence Town, Greta, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Rutherford, Scone, Singleton and Thornton
  • Lake Macquarie –  Belmont, Boolaroo, Charlestown, Cardiff, Cameron Park, Coal Point, Cooranbong, Eleebana, Glendale, Kotara, Rathmines, Valentine, Warners Bay, West Wallsend
  • Mid North Coast – Coffs Harbour, Foster, Hawks Nest, Port Macquarie, Taree, Tuncurry and West Kempsey
  • Newcastle –  Adamstown, Beresfield, Broadmedow, Carrington, Elermore Vale, Fletcher, Hamilton, Hamilton East, Hexham, Islington, Lambton, Mayfield, Maryville, Merewether, New Lambton, Stockton,  Wickham, Waratah, West Jesmond and Whitebridge
  • Other NSW Regions – Orana Region – Dubbo, Riverina – Temora and Wagga Wagga, Southern Highlands – Yerrinbool, Sydney Metropolitan and CBD, Warramumbungle Shire – Coonabarabran and Bugaldie
  • Port Stephens – Anna Bay, Corlette, Fern Bay, Heatherbrae, Karuah, Lemon Tree Passage, Mallabula, Medowie, Nelson Bay, Raymond Terrace, Salamander Bay, Salt Ash, Soliders Point and Swan Bay

and around Australia

We can help you too!


Surrounded by natures beauty, Blu Ripples offers the perfect escape to simply breathe, contemplate, explore or review your professional history to date, job-search strategies, career options, pathways, life or soul calling.

Without tooting our own horn it is the unique combination of Katherine’s qualification and experiences in

  • Career Education and Development
  • Counselling (Career, Workplace (EAP), Personal, Abuse, Grief and Loss)
  • Business – Human Resource Management; and
  • Psychometric Instrumentation

that sets Blu Ripples apart from our competitors and enables us to help you identify and put together the numerous pieces of the jigsaw puzzle to form a big picture and discuss any underlying or unresolved career or personal concerns, obstacles, incidents or events that maybe impacting your ability to confidently move forward in the direction of your career goals for example the impact of previous workplace bullying, the feelings of distress, anxiety, frustration and/or depression that can accompany the job-search process.

Specifically we can help you:-

Blu Ripples Services - How We Can Help You

Therefore, our commitment to you is that….

At all times our key focus is on YOU;  connecting, engaging and working together with you on an in-depth one-on-one basis to provide you with meaningful professional career services and products tailored to your individual needs and career life stage. That is, we aim to provide you with career clarity, direction, baselines, information and strategies for you to make positive and meaningful transformational changes to your career or job-search.


Complementing our Career Counselling and Consulting Services, Katherine as a nationally registered Counsellor also provides Personal Counselling Services to help you identify and explore personal concerns, challenges and triggers that may consciously or subconsciously be impacting your career.

Personality Profiling (Testing)

Personality Profiling (Testing)

Helping you understand and accept personal differences:

  • MBTI & Majors PTI
  • DISC Insights
  • Workplace Personality Index

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Psychometric Testing

Psychometric Testing

Providing insight and clarity

  • Aptitude Testing
  • Career Interest Testing
  • Wellbeing

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Outplacement Services

Outplacement Services

Supporting exiting employees through redundancy:

  • Practical
  • Tailored; and
  • Empowering programs

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Career Counselling for DV Survivors

Career Counselling for DV Survivors

Helping you secure your future by

  • Creating
  • Rebuilding; or
  • Re-establishing your career

after leaving a DV environment

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