Tag Archives: New Job

How to Write Key Selection Criteria

How to Write Key Selection Criteria We break down what key selection criteria are and how to address them effectively There are times when job advertisements, particularly Government roles, will ask that you address selection criteria as part of your application.  These key selection criteria are what your prospective employer has decided are vital to […]

What You Need to Know Before You Send a Cover Email

While handing your resume to the store manager in person or applying through job boards are still the most common ways to apply for a position, cover emails are becoming more popular. A cover email is when you send your job application via email, and include your cover letter in one of two ways: by […]

How to Cope with Post-holiday Blues: Getting back to Work after Christmas & New Year Holidays

Need some motivation when it comes to getting back to work after the holidays? Well, it’s time to take some notes now 😊 Instead of setting goals, set up a system for the new year. Every motivational speaker is talking about “goal-setting”. I understand that could be helpful, but frankly, goal-setting can only take you […]

3 Tips for Job Searching in 2020

It’s almost the end of 2019, and, like this time every year, you might find yourself thinking of changes to make in the new year. One of the most common resolutions for the coming year is to make a career change – and if you’re reading this, you’ve probably made the same resolution.  Whether you […]

Transferable Skills – What Are They and How Do You Apply Them to a New Career?

Changing your career to an entirely different industry can seem like an almost impossible task, especially depending on the length of time you’ve spent in your current field – or if you’re looking for your first job. It can take time to build up qualifications that are relevant to the next position you want to […]

Resume and Job Interview Tips for School Leavers

School is done and dusted. So, for school leavers it is time to nail down on one of the next chapters in your life – getting a job. See our tips on how best to prepare for this ever-important endeavour. End of school is a huge milestone in the lives of many young Aussies. But […]

How to Quit Your Job

How to Quit Your Job; The Proper Way! Whether you have found a new pasture or just sick of what your current role is dishing out, you can’t leave a job without resigning first. For those who might be considering getting out your resume and quitting your job, consider these pointers before you are tempted […]

How to Set the Right Tone on Your Resume

How to Set the Right Tone on Your CV You can’t reflect body language on paper. So, when it comes to putting your best foot forward it’s uber-important to get the tone right on your CV. Here’s our tips on how to do it properly. It is not what you say it is what you […]

Why the Right Job Title Can Be Crucial on a Resume

What is in a name? Well, when it comes to job titles, it is often what defines our role at work. And, when it comes to a resume it could be the make or break of landing you that dream role. Any good professional resume writer will tell you the importance of standard job titles […]

Why Properly Naming Your Resume Matters?

Why Properly Naming Your Resume Matters? You have the experience nailed and a professional resume written. Now, here’s the scoop on how to break through the competition. Securing a job is no easy feat. So, if there’s something you can do to break though competitor job applications and get noticed wouldn’t you want to get […]

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