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What’s your work personality?

Jonathan Alley, Thursday, 12th May 2022 -  We know workplaces are often diverse. But how much do we think about our own individual professional personality? The job market is undergoing its most fundamental changes in some

Five ways to overcome the ‘Sunday Scaries’

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 31st March 2022 -  Do you dread Mondays? This might help  Weekends are all fun and games until it hits about 3pm on a Sunday.  It’s the time you realise that another work week is just around the corner.

How to look for a job with a new baby

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 24th March 2022 -  We share some tips on how to make it easier  Finding a new job is stressful, but throwing the arrival of a small child into the mix is an added challenge to your hunt.  Luckily, there are

Did all your colleagues just quit? Here’s what to do next

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 17th March 2022 -  Keep calm and read on…. Last year, one in five Aussies quit their jobs, and in 2022, nearly one quarter of workers are considering doing the same.  This phenomenon has been coined “the

Are you making the wrong career move?

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 25th November 2021 -  If you’re jumping into a new career without really knowing if it’s the right move for you, read on.  There’s no denying that the past 18 months have made a lot of us restless. We’re re-evaluating

Why the ‘great resignation’ can help you find a better job

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 4th November 2021 -  Across the globe, millions of people are rethinking their jobs en masse. We find out why this new phenomenon is a good thing for jobseekers.  If the pandemic has made you rethink your

Singing a song for people on low incomes

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 27th October 2021 -  The winner of a song-writing contest giving a voice to those who are unemployed or underemployed is taking home $10,000  Move over Australian Idol, a new competition is here, and this

When to include personal information on your CV

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 14th October 2021 -  And why some things are best kept to yourself  When it comes to resumes, a lot of focus is directed towards getting your skills and experience looking top notch.  But even the smaller,

Here’s why you need to get professional with your headshot

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 30th September 2021 -  Because first impressions do matter when you’re hunting for a new job It might seem like an insignificant part of your job hunt, but making sure you have an up-to-date, professional

Motivating your team from home

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 2nd September 2021 -  With much of Australia still in lockdown and employees across the country working from home, we share tips on how to keep motivation levels high from afar  Keeping staff motivated

Finding your passion to find your job

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 5th August 2021 -  We talk to the experts on how to match your passion with a job in the NFP sector For many, the past year has helped put priorities in order – from what you do for work, to how you spend your

Here’s how to nail the ‘tell me about yourself’ question in your job interview

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 15th July 2021 -  Sometimes the simplest questions are the hardest. We break down how you can put your best foot forward.  While you might think it’s a question that you could answer without any preparation,
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