Facebook: are you friends with your boss?

We like to build relationships with our candidates. LinkedIn is our preferred social media platform, but the ‘Facebook friends’ subject comes up a lot. Social media allows us to build friendships with colleagues and connect with the people...

Searching for a new job on your work PC?

It may sound ridiculous, but according to this lifehacker article a national poll showed that half of the 2659 Australian workers surveyed actively search for new jobs online during work hours. What’s worse still, is that one in 10 admitted...

Interview tips: phone interviews

There are lots of different types of interviews out there. In this article, we’ll touch on some dos and don’ts on phone interviews. Phone interviews are used to screen candidates, to determine who will go through to the next stage.  Treat...

Can you really find a job using social media?

The process of finding a job has changed significantly over the past decade. Gone are the days of getting the weekend newspaper and trawling through the vacancy list. Websites like SEEK and CareerOne have replaced traditional search methods. Social...