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Jul 5, 2019
If you are looking for a job but can’t commit to more extended work contracts, temporary jobs are for you. The benefits received by short term and long term jobs are the same. That is because of the law that the government implements that is called the Fair Work Act, where all types of employees will receive primary benefits such as:
Salary – The Fair Work Ombudsman site shows the different kind of wages approved by the government, ranging from diverse work categories.
Annual and ...
Jun 13, 2019
Do you want to have a technical certificate but don’t have time to finish a four-year college course? To find a job that doesn’t need a degree certificate? Then enrolling for a vocational/crash course might be a good idea for you. Crash courses offer certifications that can be acquired in a shorter period, depending on the modules and descriptions of a specific desired course. There are a few crash courses offered throughout the Coast; some classes can be enrolled and taken online, ...
May 28, 2019
Searching for jobs online is very common nowadays. In this age of advanced technology, job seekers, recruiters, and employers go online and go on platforms where they interact with each other. Since the internet is a dynamic and flexible environment that is live 24/7, those who are trying to do online job search don’t find it difficult to gather job and employer details. It does save their time effectively.
Using the search engines
Many job seekers make use of search engines as their ...
May 15, 2019
There are many ways to find jobs. All you need to do is to figure out how to do them effectively. Here are some of the sources where you can find job opportunities.
Care er Expos. Another good source of job vacancies is career expos that are periodically held by colleges, industries, recruitment agencies, and universities. It is where employers provide information about job vacancies at their companies. Oftentimes, you can apply for such jobs at the expo. Bring copies of your resume to send to ...
Apr 17, 2019
Looking for local jobs in your area can be challenging, especially if you don’t know where to find them in the first place. But remember that even in times of economic crisis, there will still be many jobs that can be found locally. You just need to exert effort in locating them. So, if you are wondering where you can find a job in your area, take note of these tips that might be useful to your search for a full-time or part-time employment.
Ads from local newspapers
One of the most ...
Apr 10, 2019
Short-term adventure jobs are sometimes preferred by fresh college graduates, retirees, and other individuals who are making a career transition for them to develop their interests, find more opportunities, explore the world, and meet people with whom they can share their expertise. You can find a job harvesting apples in paradise, helping others through humanitarian projects, or strumming a guitar under the stars as a camp leader anywhere around the globe. But know that applying for one of ...
Apr 3, 2019
In most countries, unemployment rates have spiked with many people not working and still looking for a new job. If you happen to belong in this group but want to find work, show some initiative and try to think outside the box to find a company that is currently looking for additional staff. Newspapers have been an excellent source for decent jobs that are worth applying for, but know that there are alternative options for you to consider that attract fewer applicants, increasing your chances of...
Mar 26, 2019
Businessmen and women have been debating the difference between short term employment and long term employment and if one is better than the other. Such an issue deserves not to be conferred about as they both have their place in the business industry. It depends on the type of business if the manpower they need requires short term or long term employment.
Both types have their fair share of advantages and disadvantages. If a business already knows what they need, choosing between the two would...
Mar 11, 2019
Searching for jobs is a time-consuming task. Not only does it require you to put yourself out there just to get evaluated, but most of the time, you will also be faced with a lot of rejection. Sometimes, you have to get through many “nos” before getting a “yes”. And also, there is this financial pressure that some of us go through.
How do you get out of job searching and start with a new job fast?
Be aggressive. Talk to people, be your own best advocate, and learn how ...
Feb 27, 2019
Do you frequently search online for vacant jobs? How was your experience as an online user? Does your chosen search engine provide you with the jobs you are specifically looking for? Did it help you land on one? Know that there are many pros and cons in online job search websites. Let’s tackle them in detail.
Pros of job search websites
Numerous job postings. There are more jobs being posted in online job search sites than local job boards or local newspapers. This is why many jobseekers...