The recruitment trends to watch out for in 2020

The recruitment trends to watch out for in 2020

What are the recruitment trends that will impact your business in 2020?  A successful recruitment strategy is focused on securing top talent in a competitive landscape.  The open labour market in 2020 will be distinct from others because it’s the first time in modern history that there will be 5 generations working alongside each other. …

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5 reasons teams fail

5 reasons teams fail

We work with many teams from both a recruitment and HR Management perspective.  It’s easy to spot the teams that are succeeding – they have positive relationships, they trust each other and have an innate understanding of the business goals and how their roles contribute to success. The teams that aren’t succeeding… and dare we…

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How to develop a Flexible Working Arrangement (FWA) policy for your business 

How to develop a Flexible Working Arrangement (FWA) policy for your business 

Does your business have a Flexible Working Arragement Policy?  When the National Employment Standards (NES) were introduced in 2009, many employers were fearful of how the implementation of the standards would impact the productivity of their business. They needn’t have worried. Although it’s taken time to mould some rigid thought patterns about how, when and…

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Gen Z’s approach to work is different to many other generations.  Here’s how:

Gen Z’s approach to work is different to many other generations.  Here’s how:

Generation Z is comprised of individuals born between the ages of 1995 and 2010.  Currently Gen Z’s outnumber millennials, comprising of 32% of the global population.  Gen Z’s approach to work is subtly different to previous generations.  Here are some factors to bear in mind when developing an employee value proposition (EVP) that attracts and…

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Top 10 mistakes that people make in job interviews

Top 10 mistakes that people make in job interviews

When it comes to getting a job, often getting to the interview stage is the challenging part. In fact, if you’ve secured an interview, you are in the lucky 2% of job applicants. It makes sense that you want to make the best of the opportunity. In fact, in a survey of 2000 bosses, 33%…

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What you need to know about recruiting Gen Z

What you need to know about recruiting Gen Z

With each generation that enters the workplace, there are idiosyncrancies to Generation Z is comprised of individuals born between the ages of 1995 and 2010. Aged between 9 and 24, we are just seeing the eldest members of this generation begin their careers in the workforce. Here’s what you need to know about recruiting Gen…

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National Minimum Wage lifted by 3%

National Minimum Wage lifted by 3%

The National Minimum wage will be lifted by 3% – as announced by the Fair Work Commission last week, following its 2019 review. This change will directly affect around 2-3 million Australians on award wages. From the first pay period commencing on or after July 1 2019, the minimum wage is increasing to $740.80per week,…

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