Culture Shock: Working on Foreign Shores

Earlier this month, the Australian government ran events in Athens and Berlin called Skills Australia Needs. It was an attempt to lure Greeks and Germans to fill shortages in industries such as healthcare and engineering. It's all very well to attract foreign workers, but once they are here and working ... Read More

Top 10 Job Hunting Blunders

Over the top… excessive makeup and jewellery can put off your potential employer. Zanny email addresses, typos and spelling mistakes in cover letters and resumes, poor preparation for job interviews … these are just some of the job hunting sins that will get your application binned. CareerOne.com.au surveyed recruiters and ... Read More

Part Time Jobs For Busy Mums

Most families today have to make ends meet by both adults having to work. The best scenario for this is for one to work full-time, while the other works part-time. But, if you are a mum, then you know that finding the time to work a part-time job can be ... Read More

Finding Government Jobs in Australia

The number and range of governmental jobs in any country is massive. Governments act on a number of different levels, they have many different departments, and they need specialists in a variety of fields as well as more generally skilled workers. They need admin and managerial staff, people to look ... Read More

Seeking Full Time Employment

During these economic hard times finding full time employment can be difficult. But, that situation can be easily remedied if you remember something very important. Who you are and what you are capable of doing will be key factors in your search. Some people limit themselves to only a particular ... Read More

Time to upskill and get a better job?

Ever get the feeling that life and opportunities are passing you by? Perhaps you feel stuck in a job where you are continually overlooked for promotions or maybe you spend your days groping around the Internet looking for a new job. The feeling of being stagnant in your career is ... Read More
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