August In August 2016, trend employment increased by 9,900 persons to 11,965,100 persons – a monthly growth rate of 0.1 per cent. Trend part-time employment growth continued, with an increase of 10,200 persons, while full-time employment decreased by 400 persons.
Mature age workers already face discrimination and bias when applying for jobs – and this will likely escalate if eligibility for the age pension increases to 70 years of age. How can you make your experience count when job hunting?
Few pieces of business knowledge are as closely guarded as what people are paid. For employees, this can create disharmony and confusion, especially if the criteria for pay decisions are not transparent.
What can you do as a direct manager, hiring manager or HR manager, to help soothe first-day, or more accurately, first three-month nerves. Read on for some tips on some simple yet highly effective induction planning.
You may not be applying for a job at Google with the out-of-leftfield interview questions that entails, but there’s still one surprisingly simple question that can trip up the most confident of candidates.
The July 2016 Labour Force by the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows that the rate of growth in employment has stayed below average for the last six months. But there has been an increase in employers looking for professionals in the Healthcare and Medical, Trades and Services and Information and Communication Technology industries, reports SEEK. Here’s what it means for you.
This week had me back in my home town, Perth, and involved primarily understanding the core functions of Ajilon. Now with a better understanding of the business structures of Adecco, the key focus of this week was to draw a business plan that aims to enhance innovation towards solutions Adecco provide currently and for the future ahead. The aim is to identify and analyse future market trends and from this create an optimised strategy. Key focus areas of the plan include tackling youth unemployment and promoting diversity in STEM careers and education.