Six important Lessons to Learn When You Don’t Have Local Experience

Considering a new job?  I received a resume from an engineer (whom I’ll call Ali) a few days ago. His story is like many people who come to our shores. A young man looking for a better and safer life to raise his family.   Many migrants arrive here and discov...
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Recruitment and Culture – Why it’s Important

I met up with a boss from a previous company that I worked with a number of years ago. He has moved on to bigger and better things now and I caught up with him for a coffee the other day. We talked about the challenges of recruiting good people. He said that he has built a strategy around finding pe...
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Mining Jobs in demand in 2019

Although around 20,000 Australian mining jobs are said to fade by end of 2018 according to one of the country’s leading research firms, there is a steady growth in the industry as analysts expect mining production to increase 6% per year over the next five years. Due to an increased interest in...

6 signs that it is time to change jobs

If your workplace has been getting you down and you’ve been holding back from taking a serious look for another job then you might want to consider some recent research on the effects of working in a toxic workplace environment. Studies have linked unhealthy workplaces to burnout, fatigue, stress...
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Easy Career Transitions For Over 50’s

Career changes after 50 can seem very daunting because you might feel like you need to start everything over, but that just isn't true. Skills that you have acquired in your past career can be transferable to any position you want. For instance, thinking clearly and conveying meaning is easily trans...