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Resume Writing Tip # 3 – Does Your Resume Pass the 10 Second Test?

It’s a well known fact that recruiters and hiring managers spend just 10 seconds (if you’re lucky) briefly scanning each resume to find potential candidates for a position. Not only are they pressed for time, but by about the 20th … Continue reading

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Job Hunting in Japan – Have They All Gone Nuts?

Every year in Japan during the shuukatsu season (from January to May), thousands of university students are preparing to secure their first job. But the odd thing is –these Japanese students start rigorously applying for graduate roles 2 years before … Continue reading

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Job seekers: Have you thrown recruiters to the curb?

Today I attended a recruitment seminar in Sydney presented by Greg Savage, a leader in Australian and global recruitment. This was a perfect opportunity for me to gain insight into the mind of Australian recruiters and to better understand how … Continue reading

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What You Need To Know When Looking For A Job In Australia

Skilled migrants face a multitude of challenges when they first arrive in Australia and begin looking for work.  Not only is it a whole new environment, but often it’s a whole new way of life. The language is different, nothing … Continue reading

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How to give your resume a facelift . . . even if you hate resume writing

Let’s face it, when you think about writing your resume, it’s not something most of us get excited about but it’s one of the most important marketing tools you will need for your job search. Without a good resume, you … Continue reading

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