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: 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...

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...