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    As published in The Australian - 30 August 2008

    APPLYING for a public sector position can feel like parachuting into foreign territory at night with just a pocket dictionary and a child's torch. Don't despair! There is a way...

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  • Your 2 minute pitch

    Posted: April 9, 2009

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    The headlines scream job shedding, retrenchments, redundancies, efficiency dividends - whatever the words, it all means the same thing - my job may be on the line. In the Sydney Morning Herald 16 January 2009 the front page news headline...

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    RECENTLY, Industry Minister Kim Carr gave a bleak assessment of job security, declaring that in the present environment, "I wouldn't say anyone's job was safe". Despite the predictable media outcry and swift clarification, his statement has a certain ring of...

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    In a recent radio interview, Deputy Prime Minister Julia Gillard said the global financial crisis might have dented the Australian job market, but she had faith that employers would not overlook the value of skilled staff.

    This faith will be truly...

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  • Confidence

    Posted: November 24, 2017

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    Confidence

    Your mind set is just as important as your skill set for getting the job you want!

    A few days ago the SBS program Insight featured a forum on whether a crisis of confidence was the biggest...

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