Having trouble getting a job interview?

When you’re searching for a new job, it’s not uncommon to go through a dry spell. There’s lots of factors that can influence a dry spell, and some of these factors are simply outside of your control. This includes market conditions,...

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...

Interview tips: face-to-face interviews

In our last article, we touched on phone interviews and discussed techniques for success. So let’s say that you’ve had your phone interview and it went very well. So well, in fact, that you’ve been asked to come in for a face-to-face...

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...