Finding a job these days is harder than ever. There are fewer positions available, and there are many more applicants for each position. This leads to hiring firms having to deal with an increased number of resumes to wade through than ever before. In larger companies, resumes can be scanned without being read by any … Read more What is the Best Font to Use on a Resume?
Finding a job can be hard at any time, but with such massive amounts of interest for most positions that are advertised in Australia, it can be all the more difficult. It can be a daunting and frustrating time when you have sent out numerous resumes and applications. Some companies might not even acknowledge your … Read more How to Effectively Look for a Job in Australia
You might have poured your heart and soul into crafting the very best resume a prospective employer receives. You followed all the tips, and every single detail was gone over to make sure it was entirely relevant to your application. You receive news, you have been asked to attend an interview. There are vast numbers … Read more 4 Outstanding Interview Tips to Ace Any Job Application
All job seekers like to think their resume will stand out for the crowd when it is submitted for a job. The reality is in many instances, a resume isn’t actually read from start to finish, and it is looked at for only a few seconds before it is placed on one of two piles. … Read more What Employers Want to See in a Resume
There can be many reasons why people take a break from work in Australia. It can be a new mother deciding to return to work after giving birth, or a person has travelled overseas and then decided to return back home. It could also be an individual decided to take temporary retirement, or faced redundancy … Read more How to Get Back into the Job Market
After all the hard work you have done creating your resume, you finally landed an interview. This can be a nerve-racking experience for many individuals regardless of the fact they are ideally suited to the position on offer. Being questioned by strangers can be daunting, so knowing how to calm nerves and be comfortable in … Read more How to Beat Job Interview Nerves and Be a Confident Candidate
When you are job hunting, writing a resume can be one of the most difficult steps in the process. It is one document that you have to portray yourself as a suitable candidate for the position. This one piece of paper needs to tell any hiring manager precisely who you are, and what you are … Read more Should I Include Hobbies and Interests on My Resume?
There comes a time in everyone’s career when they think they could do with a change, and decide to enhance their career in some way. More often than not, this would be a change of career, rather than trying to move up in the company they already work in. When climbing the corporate ladder, and … Read more Career Enhancement – is this job for me?
If it wasn’t hard enough composing the best resume, cover letter and meeting all of the selection criteria, you have your first interview, and then you hear you are called back for a second interview. If you are called back for a second interview, it does mean the company is interested in hiring you, but … Read more Second Interview Questions: What you can expect to be asked
If every job hunter knew what questions were going to be asked, life could be so much easier. You could be fully prepared while you would be brimming with confidence because you knew accurately how to answer their questions. There are common job interview questions which get asked, and in most cases, these are just … Read more The 5 Most Common Interview Questions and How to Answer Them