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The Right Way To Apply For A Job

Once upon a time, applying for a job was a reasonably straight-forward process. Submit your cover letter and resume in response to an advertised position and wait by the phone in hopes of an interview. These days, however, constantly increasing competition has forced job seekers to adopt additional tactics to stand out and be seen, Continued »

Adzuna Australia is Hiring!

About Adzuna Adzuna is a search engine for classified ads used by over 1 million visitors per month, which makes it easier to find the right job for you. We search thousands of websites so you don’t have to and bring together millions of ads so you can find them all in one place. We Continued »

Tips on Being a Good Leader

All too often we are subject to tales of woe about controlling bosses, patronising managers and dismissive leaders. It seems those with decent, nurturing and likeable bosses are well and truly in the minority. So what does it take to be a good leader? And can one learn the law of the land, or is Continued »

30 Steps To Take When Changing Careers at 30

By 30, the reality of your current career choice has set in. It’s also a time when you realise the career decisions you made in their 20’s don’t necessarily match your natural talent, abilities and passions. If you are thinking about a career change, at any age – you’re not alone. Changing careers is a Continued »

How To Develop Work Relationships

          It is one thing doing your work while surrounded by colleagues minding their own business, offering only the briefest of interactions. It’s quite another to operate as part of a team of fully fledged relationships which encourage, inspire and grow together. Yet the fact is, far too many employees work Continued »

Surprising Celebrity Jobs Before They Were Famous

By Chloe Abotomey As children we all answered the question, ‘what do you want to be when you grow up’, with things like, a doctor, an astronaut, a princess or an actor. But as we grew up these answers changed. Its important to find a career that you are passionate about, and just to show that you not always Continued »

How To Make A Good First Impression

Making a good first impression is vital in most areas of life, but it is arguably never more important than where job interviews and the workplace are concerned. Not only is the amount of time to impress limited, there are usually others around you competing for that time; and where there is competition, there are Continued »

How To Stay Positive When You Hate Your Job

Hating your job is not overly unusual. In fact, it’s quite common. The question is how you deal with it and make the best of what you’ve got. Perhaps it’s your boss or your colleagues, or maybe the job itself. Whatever the reason, there is always a way to rise above it and stay positive, Continued »

Adzuna Australia is hiring!

Join Australia’s most exciting recruitment start-up and change the way Australians find their next job! Adzuna.com.au is a young, hungry start-up on an exciting growth journey to disrupt the online recruitment sector (backed by Fairfax in Australia). Launched in the UK in 2011 we are now live in 11 countries around the world!  Adzuna is now Fairfax Media’s Continued »

Questions to ask in your performance review

Source: gettyimages An essential element to consider when faced with your performance review is that it’s a two-way street. In other words, it’s not only a review of your performance, but an opportunity for you to discuss matters about the very workplace which impacts your performance. So, rather than asking “how did I do?” on Continued »