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What incentives are companies offering to attract and retain talent?

Posted on Mar 25, 2022

The dynamics of the job market are beginning to shift, however at the moment it is still favouring candidates. In this current competitive situation, attracting and retaining talent is an important issue for all businesses. We’re seeing high numbers of talented professionals quitting their jobs because they’re not feeling fulfilled in their position and they […]

Is the heat coming off the job market because of war in Ukraine?

Posted on Mar 22, 2022

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, which began over three weeks ago, has had a devastating impact on the Ukrainian people. Now, the economic ramifications on the rest of the world, including Australia, are beginning to unfold. The most obvious impact on Australia so far has been the rise in petrol prices which have soared to all-time […]

The Top 10 Fastest Growing Industries (and the opportunities presented).

Posted on Mar 22, 2022

Good news – unemployment in Australia is currently at a thirteen-year low of 4% and it is projected to drop even lower. According to this article in The Guardian, “the economy added a net 77,400 jobs last month, with full-time work rising by more than 4,000 a day, or 121,900 for February.”  There are evidently many employment […]

Is LinkedIn still a useful business networking tool?

Posted on Mar 16, 2022

LinkedIn has over 722 million members across the world and is regarded as the leading global business networking tool. According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, three people are hired through LinkedIn every minute.  Even though it can sometimes present like any other social media platform, there are career benefits to be had if you utilise it […]

What are the top soft skills for success?

Posted on Mar 10, 2022

If you want to be the best in your field, there are certain skills that you need to develop and master. People usually focus on improving their hard skills and don’t give much consideration to the soft skills required for success.  Hard skills are teachable and measurable abilities, such as reading and writing or your […]

Are the requirements for Residential Valuers about to change?

Posted on Mar 9, 2022

The valuation industry has been experiencing a skills shortage, particularly in the area of residential property, where there is the highest demand. So what is being done about it? There has been a push for change within the industry for some time but now it seems to finally be on the horizon.  We’re hearing on […]

NSW & QLD Floods: A list of where & how you can help.

Posted on Mar 3, 2022

We’ve all watched the news of the floods in QLD & NSW evolve with a sense of horror and sadness over the last few days and like so many other Australians out there who haven’t been directly impacted, want to know what we can do to help those who have. 10’s of thousands of people […]

The two interview questions that candidates commonly fail

Posted on Mar 2, 2022

Interviewing is a skill that you get better at the more you do it. You can (and should) train yourself prior to interviews. A significant aspect to your interview training is understanding common mistakes people make so you can avoid them.  Below are two frequently asked interview questions that candidates often fail. 1. Why are […]