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Working remotely in 2020: Should you make a switch?

Working remotely was used to be seen as a work perk, however in today’s landscape especially during the COVID-19 outbreak where it has become a necessity. Working remotely is different from a “work from home” job, as “working remotely” is a way of work while “working from home” is just temporary. There are many traditional Continued »

Tips in managing employee leave in a small team

Hiring employees for your business comes with a range of challenges. One thing you may not have given much thought to is leave. There are three things to consider here: Firstly, your obligations under the Fair Work Act. Secondly, how having absent employees will affect your day to day operations. And lastly, ensuring that your Continued »

High paying jobs without Uni

Do you really need a degree to get a high paying job? The answer is no.  There are many companies like IBM, Apple Ernst & Young, PWC, Ogilvy Group, and Google who got rid of all degree requirements, explaining that a candidate’s degree had no correlation to their future job performance. The idea is to hire Continued »

The final hurdle – REFERENCES

With the time and energy required to find that perfect role including searching, resume preparation, testing and the actual interview, an important final step of the process is often overlooked. References. It is reported that around 85% of hiring managers will check at least one reference as part of their recruitment process. More importantly, hiring Continued »

Best Practices For Career Growth

Walking the line between best and worst practice in terms of career growth is a very fine one. Some people try too hard while others don’t try hard enough. Here are some tips on getting the balance right. When it comes to the workplace, good relationships are often as important as being good at what Continued »

4 Habits of Unsuccessful Event Managers

Everyone has bad habits; it’s part of being human. If you’ve been working in the events industry for a while then you’ve probably developed some bad habits you find yourself repeating at every event you run. If you are looking to make 2015 your best year yet then why not consider cutting some of the Continued »

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 »

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 »