My first three months in recruitment

My first three months in recruitment

Where were you before recruitment? Prior to recruitment I always worked in sales. I started working in telecommunications and then took a break to travel. When I came back, I chose to work in the travel industry to mix my passion for travel and sales. I found that working in a commissions-based role really pushed ...

The job market reaches herd immunity

The job market reaches herd immunity

Seek Job ad numbers throughout the COVID pandemic have reflected market confidence. Job ad numbers not only give a good insight into the employment landscape, but also offer a useful barometer of business confidence. Of course, not every role is advertised on see, but as Australia’s leading job site with over 25 million visits per ...

My First Year in Recruitment

My First Year in Recruitment

Last week we sat down with Abbey Dawson, and asked her all about her first year in recruitment.  To start, tell us where you were before recruitment? Last year I graduated from Charles Sturt University with a double degree in business and communication (public relations). I jam packed so much into the past 4 years, ...

How to Successfully Negotiate a Pay Rise

How to Successfully Negotiate a Pay Rise

Negotiating a pay rise can be one of the most daunting challenges we face at work, as many people feel uncomfortable or intimidated when talking about money. They may worry about looking foolish, jeopardising their relationship with their employer or even putting their position at risk. However, salary discussions are a normal aspect of any ...

How to Get the Most Out of Contractors

How to Get the Most Out of Contractors

People management is often a challenge, particularly when it comes to workers that will only be around for a short time. Whilst it can be easy to put the majority of your focus on the team members that are there for the long haul, the key to getting the most out of your contractors is ...

How to Write A Tech Resume

How to Write A Tech Resume

When it comes to landing a new IT job for 2019, having a freshly-polished resume is the best way to get you off to a good start and stand out from the crowd. To help out, here are a few of our best tips for writing an IT resume. Steer Clear of Cliché Authenticity is ...

Five Things to do When Onboarding Your New Employee

Five Things to do When Onboarding Your New Employee

Once you’ve found the perfect candidate to join your team, all your hard work doesn’t stop there.. The first few weeks are some of the most formative, and set the tone for their relationship with the business in the long term. Consequently, having an effective onboarding process is essential for easing the transition and setting ...