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Top Reasons Why Your Employees Quit Their Jobs

Admin Officer Nov 28, 2018

Employees have many reasons why they quit their job. They might be stressed, tired, want to stay home with their children, go back to school, or simply change careers. Employers sometimes find it difficult to address these reasons as various life events happen in each employee’s life. Engaging in an online job search is also a sign of an employee quitting their job. Here are the top reasons why employees resign from their jobs: Conflict with a boss. An employee doesn’t need to be ...

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Important Qualities To Get You Hired

Admin Officer Oct 16, 2018

When employers look for job applicants, they prioritise those that have certain traits, those that are essential for growth and go well with the culture of the company. There may be no person who is born with all of the desired traits, but it is important for applicants to gain them as they continue their career and to their next online job search. Here are some of the traits that recruiters, human resource professionals, and hiring managers look for in an applicant.   Ambitious ...

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Getting ready for day 1 of your new job

Admin Officer May 4, 2018

The first day at work is a nerve-racking experience. Everything is a new experience so being prepared will minimize any potential problems and also help you feel less stressed about your first day in a new job. Here are 10 tips to make your first day the best it can be: Get prepared for the first day: Any background reading that can be done before you start will help you get a grasp of the job. Being familiar with what needs to be done will also help. Jump online and read about the company.&...

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Pro’s & cons of being a contractor V’s Casual employment

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

There are several different employment options to consider when it comes to your career. You can become an employee or you can contract yourself There are pros and cons to both options so what are the key differences? If you work in hospitality and want to contract your services then you may be performing your job at various venues, private homes, corporate business or venues. This means you really need to evaluate the advantages and disadvantages to ensure you are informed of YOUR ...

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How to not to be an interview disaster

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

Job interviews can scare the toughest of people. Some people excel at them and others fear them more than death. A lot of how you feel about interviews comes from your past experience and also your confidence in these situations. If you are not confident in interviews or feel like one is not going well then some of these tips can help you avert disaster and keep you feeling confident about having a good interview. Be prepared Sounds simple but many people just don’t prepare for ...

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No experience – no problem. Tips to finding a job if you have little experience

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

Having no experience is something we all had at some point in time. Job searching without much work experience can be intimidating and frustrating, but you can make the process smoother with some hard work and effort to help you get your foot in the door. Get real - many of the entry-level positions you might be applying for will not expect you to have a lot of experience. Embrace your experience level and use this as motivation to learn. Understand your strengths and highlight these traits ...

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How to stand out and get an interview

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

Once you have found a job you want to apply for, you need to do whatever you can do to get noticed and land an interview. In a competitive job world, you need to make the extra time & effort to stand out as this could be the difference between getting an interview or not. Here are some tips to help you to stand and get an interview: Get creative & think outside the square with your application - consider the company you are applying for, their brand style and get creative. Try an ...

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How to make a good first impression as a temp

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

If you’re working at a temporary job, you might only have a few days or couple of weeks to create a great first impression. When you’re working in temporary staffing, first impressions are vital, especially if you want to impress the boss and have a chance of being offered more work or a permanent position. Work hard from day 1 - You need to consider that doors this temp role can open so work hard from the time you start. Don’t be slack because ‘it’s just a temp ...

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Why upskilling is important for your short and long term career prospects

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

Continued learning of new skills is important for every person, regardless of if you are looking for a job now or in the future. Every industry changes and staying relevant as an employee and up to date on new legislation, laws or skills that now apply to your industry, is important to your growth as a person and in your career. Here are just a few reasons you need to consider when thinking about updating and improving your skills: Your role might require you to stay updated – some ...

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Why attitude is so important when it comes to temp roles

Admin Officer Feb 14, 2018

Although a role might be temporary it is important to have a good attitude and showcase your talents to the employer. Most employers are looking for staff with good attitudes and work ethic so if you can showcase this in your temp assignment you have a much better chance of impressing and perhaps landing a permanent role, now or in the future. Some tips to help you with your temp roles: Have a good attitude You should always aim to perform your duties well and establish a professional ...

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