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How Can A Recruitment Consultant ACTUALLY Help?

How Can A Recruitment Consultant ACTUALLY Help?

You have just graduated or completed your internship and are now looking to progress on to the next phase of your job search. Where should you go from here? In addition to hunting through online job boards such as seek.com you may find it helpful to engage with a...

4 Jobs That Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

4 Jobs That Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

With technology the way that it is, it’s no surprise that the career landscape has changed over the last few years. But the impact these changes have had on available career paths has been intense. There are dozens of jobs available today, that didn’t even exist more...

Get The Most Out Of Your Casual Job

Get The Most Out Of Your Casual Job

While some casual roles revolve around menial work and seemingly pointless tasks, it’s still an important step in your employment journey. Exploring casual employment with the attitude that it’s not worth your time really doesn’t do justice to the value you can attain...

Networking Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word (And Here’s Why)

Networking Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word (And Here’s Why)

Networking gets a bad rap – people often see it as a sleazy way to make ‘fake friends’, all based around this idea that you’ll one day be able to help each other out career-wise. Well, it really doesn’t have to be that way. Networking, when done right, is a great way...

How to Network Like a Natural

How to Network Like a Natural

When looking for a job you’re constantly told “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know”, or “you need to get out there and market yourself.” It’s a constant reminder that you’re not doing enough to tap into potential job opportunities and develop new relationships....

Can You Handle Rejection??

Can You Handle Rejection??

Getting the right job at the right company can be a difficult process. However, remember that good things take time and you’re not the only one to have received rejection. It is a common process many go through, and you can choose to make the best of the experience...

How to Research the Company You’re Applying to

How to Research the Company You’re Applying to

Researching a company is one of the first steps to creating a tailored job application, but it can be difficult to know where to start. If you rush into research without a plan it can make it more stressful and you may end up looking something like this: It is...

Are You Hired for Your Degree?  

Are You Hired for Your Degree?  

This topic may seem strange, and even when I mentioned it to a few of my colleagues they were surprised and wondered ‘What is Chandani writing about?’ If you really would like to know what I’m talking about, please go read on. A majority of the people in this modern...

Looking for a Job? Here’s Where to Look

Looking for a Job? Here’s Where to Look

Looking for a job? With so many resources available it can be hard to know where to look! Below is a list of job sites that you can use in your job search process. Regardless of whether you’re a student, experienced graduate, or anywhere in between, these sites can...

Uncovering ‘The Hidden Job Market’

Uncovering ‘The Hidden Job Market’

Most jobseekers turn to online job boards like Seek.com and Indeed.com as their primary job search strategy.  They might scan the job listings every few days, submit a handful of applications and cross their fingers for a phone call. Does this sound like you?...

Don’t Find A Job You Love, Go For One You Like.

Don’t Find A Job You Love, Go For One You Like.

You may have heard of the expression ‘find a job you love and you will never work a day in your life’. Well, call me cynical, or a realist, but that’s not true. Do you really think that people who have a job that they love never work a day in their life? I think you...

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