Latest Job Seeker & Career Tips

Why You Should Consider Applying for a Short-term Job

Admin Officer Oct 31, 2018

Leaving or losing a job--or simply, unemployment--can shake an individual’s confidence. While taking short term jobs may be a wise alternative option, some see it like giving up on one’s dream career. But actually, it can also be of great help to further goals. Why should you consider applying for temporary work? When given a job that does not make use of your expertise, it may feel like you are lowering your working standards. A number of temporary jobs do not usually involve a ...

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Essential Tips to Move from Probationary To Regular Employee

Admin Officer Oct 24, 2018

Every employee’s dream is to find jobs and become a regular worker from being a probationary worker to reap all of the company’s benefits. Before your regularisation is approved, you will need to work in the company for three to six months. However, the regularisation also depends on your performance within that period. Here are some essentials to consider when you want to become a regular employee. Come to Work on Time Being punctual is one of the most important factors to ...

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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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How to Easily Find a Job in Australia

Admin Officer Oct 10, 2018

Searching for jobs in Australia can be stressful and frustrating for job seekers. However, numerous job sites provide vacancies for aspiring candidates. Candidates should take advantage of this as they will benefit from it.  To find a job successfully, you should consider following these steps. Research Market It’s essential to research the important qualities and roles required in your desired job before applying for it. You will need to understand first where you most likely to ...

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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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