Have you found yourself out of work due to Covid-19 and not sure where to start with your job search? Start by taking the time to refresh your CV before hitting the job boards! Studies show that hiring managers spend an average of just 7.6 seconds on each job application and with the increasing demand for employment, it is imperative that you spend the time making sure yo...Read more
How to win over a potential employee in 7.6 seconds
Why now is the best time to use a temp!
It is highly likely that coronavirus has had a significant impact on your business and on your plans to hire on the permanent front. So, whilst you may not be able to look at hiring permanent employees, there is a great temp option that you can utilise to get the extra help you need! Temp Talent can supply you with a range of temps and varying skill sets from remote...Read more
5 things you should do if you find yourself without a job
Across the globe, employees are being laid off due to COVID -19. These are certainly hard times for everyone. The uneven economy is making it incredibly difficult for many people to find work during this time. Despite the difficult conditions, we might not be able to control being unemployed but we can control how we react to it. Here are 5 ways to keep you busy a...Read more
Simple tips to implement while working remotely
Working remotely can take time to get used to, especially for people who are used to daily face to face interaction. Implementing the following simple tips can help to make each day a bit better and more productive. Create a separate space for working Whilst not everyone can have a home office, creating a space that you can step away from at the end of each day is cruc...Read more
What I’ve learnt about being an Entrepreneur
Our Fearless Leader & Director Virginia Brookes was featured in this month's edition of LATTE by Business Chicks talking all things business and entrepreneurship. Here's what she had to say in case you missed it! What's a quote you live by? Nothing ventured nothing gained – I apply it to every aspect of my life! What's the toughest business challeng...Read more
Why you shouldn’t wait until January for a new job!
I know so many people who say that their New Years' resolution is to look for a new job. But, why wait until the 1st January 2020 to decide on it - it's best to decide and get looking now! Many employers wait until the end of the year to really focus on finding new team members for 2020 and ideally they would love for you to start in the New Year when you are fresh ...Read more
6 steps to a successful career change
Making a career change can be a daunting experience. But gone are the days when most of the workforce stayed in the one stable job for decades. In Australia, 57% of people have made a career change before; 19% have done so in the last twelve months. So, how did they do it? 1. Self-assessment. A good place to start is with an honest self-assessment. Changing careers can...Read more
Sound confident in your next interview by avoiding these words!
So you’ve landed an interview for your dream role, you have the ability and experience to secure the role however how you articulate yourself may be letting you down. You can be dressed the part in your interview suit and on paper you may be the ideal candidate but how you sound is equally important. Many job seekers let careless speech habits sink their chances of landin...Read more
How to negotiate a job offer
Receiving a job offer is an incredibly exciting and much-anticipated part of the job searching process, so it is important to handle this part of the process tactfully and professionally. We have witnessed many times that an offer is withdrawn because the candidate thinks they have all the power and as a result, they mismanage the process. Our sister Resolver Recruitment hav...Read more
Michelle Alchian: Top Tips On How To Succeed In Real Estate!
We sat down with Michelle Alchian, one of our Consultants from Temp Talent's sister company Resolver Recruitment, to find out about her journey in Real Estate and those all-important top tips on how to succeed in this fantastic industry! How did you get into the industry? When I finished high school I couldn’t wait to start work! While everyone was planning ...Read more