Holy SH*T! I Just hit Inbox ZERO!

Recently there’s been a lot of buzz about this illustrious unicorn of an inbox state called ‘Inbox Zero’. To me, this was the thing of dreams and something only the most time-wealthy, organised (obsessive) people were capable of. For those not in the know; ‘inbox zero’ is a relatively new (or maybe just more recently trending) methodology formulated in 2009…

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Looking for a new job? Don’t Use a Recruiter!

I kid you not, these words literally came hurling out of my husband’s mouth at one point not long ago. I just stared at him, mouth agape, naturally thinking to myself; “is he kidding me? Does he know what his wife has dedicated her life to?” “Has my ranting and raving over so many years about the value recruiters can…

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Eat the Frog: 7 Ways to Combat Procrastination

I think we can all agree that no matter how hard we try, there are never enough hours in the day to accomplish everything we have on our proverbial ‘ to-do lists’. Another commonality; I think I can say without question that we have all been the culprit of procrastination. It plagues everyone; whether severely or mildly, but at some…

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5 tips to Job-Hunting through the Silly Season

Looking for a new job into late November, December and early January can often be frustrating. There is no doubt it’s a different climate for job hunters during the ‘silly season’ however it doesn’t have to be a waste of time. We’ve recently been chatting with both our clients and candidates around the climate for both hiring and job hunting…

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Getting out of the ‘Job-Hunt-Slump’

Recently there’s been a lot of buzz in the media around University Graduates of Australia struggling to find work. An article was recently published by the Herald Sun stating that graduates are ‘overqualified’ and thus unsuitable for the roles they are applying to. Though this is more an argument around the process of post graduate study vs. work experience and…

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