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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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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.&...
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 ...
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.
Sounds simple but many people just don’t prepare for ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...