Australian employees have been experiencing declining wage growth since the 2008 Global Financial Crisis (GFC). However, the housing market, utilities and the overall cost of living continues to rise so there has been accumulating pressure applied to workers. The current candidate shortage within the Australian job market could be a major contributing factor in forcing […]
Australia is establishing a new normal in the midst of a global pandemic. As a society we’re adjusting to living with COVID-19 and numerous restrictions have been lifted to the relief of many, especially Australians who endured long lockdowns. A number of workplaces now require a COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment. Some within […]
Coffee is a bit of a national obsession in Australia. Our coffee culture developed after the post-war European immigration boom, when cafés owned by Italian and Greek migrants started appearing. Now, around three quarters of us will have at least one cup a day, collectively spending around 3 billion dollars a year on coffee. So, […]
There is no doubt that COVID-19 has altered the nature of work for the majority of us. Some commercial spaces have continued to thrive, whilst others took an obvious knock. Industrial buildings have remained resilient to the pandemic. There has been continued and increased demand for these spaces, due to the fact that they are […]
There is no denying that the onset of Covid-19 has changed the way we work, when we work & where we work. It has also impacted the sorts of skills that employers are looking to find in potential hires. As the Australian job market starts to pick back up (and at quite a rapid pace), […]
It’s February & now well into the New Year and whilst some of us may still picking confetti out of our hair and wondering where the holidays disappeared to, others are smashing into their goals with vigour and a kind of enthusiasm that for end-of-holiday lamenters is difficult to muster. The truth though? It’s not. […]
Deciding to Leave your job is a big decision but how do you KNOW if it’s the right time? We outline3 things you need to consider before leaving your job.
Salary is a huge motivator for changing jobs, but should it be the sole reason? Here are 5 other things you should consider.
A common request we hear in our lives as recruiters is a candidate is looking for a promotion. Maybe from Junior to Senior or Senior to Manager and so on. Sometimes this step up in title is well justified but sometimes, a “sideways” move is the better career option. So why should you consider […]