Browse Adzuna Blog »

Is the ‘job for life’ mentality gone for good?

A JOB for life and a gold watch at retirement is becoming a thing of the past as career mobility continues to dominate the workforce. McCrindle Research has found the average Australian stays with their employer just three years and four months, only a third of the way towards long service leave. This is a Continued »

Excuse me while I take 43 tours of the Hunter Valley

Recruiter Michael Page and real estate giant LJ Hooker teamed up to create an addictive tool that gives you an idea of how much more money your next job could get you and some interesting suggestions on how to spend it. After asking a series of simple questions about your current job, how you like to spend Continued »

No break for more than half of Australians during the summer period

Our recent survey revealed that more than half of Australians worked through the summer break, taking only public holidays to refresh before the New Year. Public holidays over the Christmas and New Year period offer workers the opportunity to maximise time off without significantly reducing accrued annual leave. Despite this, most people who took time off did Continued »

Drastic Career Changes: Why Some Work and Some Don’t.

TAKING the plunge and changing your career requires a huge leap of faith as industry collapses, work dissatisfaction and redundancies push employees over the edge. Experts agree you should expect to have at least four different careers over your working life, but that does not make the move any less daunting. Latest research shows 38 Continued »

Win a Resume Revamp valued at up to $599!

In conjunction with Resumes To You, Adzuna Australia is offering you the chance to win a professional revamp of your resume, cover letter AND LinkedIn profile valued at up to $599. All you have to do is take our quick and easy 2 minute survey which automatically enters you into the draw to win. We are also awarding the runner Continued »

‘Engineer’ Crowned Top Job Search Term of 2015

Millions of job searches were made throughout 2015 using a vast range of keywords, but ‘engineer’ came out on top and has been crowned the most popular search term of the year that was. Achieving more than double the number of searches as it’s runner up, ‘driver’, the term ‘engineer’ incorporates a number of engineering disciplines including Continued »

What Employers Want

A NEW mind-reading tool is giving job seekers the chance to know exactly what employers want. Recent statistics have unlocked a secret formula to help bag that top job whether you are looking for a graduate position or are already in the workforce. But be warned, talents sought by employers can vary between industries, companies Continued »

Has the emergence of sharing economy jobs put an end to life as a ‘poor uni student’?

Despite being almost twenty years since its first incarnation, the internet is changing and evolving now more than ever, giving rise to an array of new and highly attractive employment possibilities for students. As unique, cutting-edge apps are launched daily, competition for the latest money saving, time-friendly, lifestyle-enhancing idea is fast and fierce. From the Continued »