The Truth Hurts or in This Case the Lies Hurt

What to do if you’re in a temp role and you need time off for an unconventional reason? So you’ve committed to a temporary role through an agency, and something has happened in your personal life that is stopping you from going in to work tomorrow.  Perhaps you had a fight with your partner, your [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on The Truth Hurts or in This Case the Lies Hurt

Should I take the Money or My Dream Job?

I’ve previously been told that workers can fall into two categories. There are those who are hungry for the money; they’ll do whatever it takes to earn those top dollars and they love the thrill of the chase. The second category are those who will more than happily step aside from the high earning role [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on Should I take the Money or My Dream Job?

We Are Not in Kansas Anymore Toto. Discovering and Following your Yellow Brick Road.

Individuality is what makes us great, I know it’s a slight paradox, but please hear me out. Imagine we all had the same aspirations, the same dreams, the same love for a certain genre of music and the same taste in cuisines. Boring right? But what’s even worse and a far scarier thought than a [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on We Are Not in Kansas Anymore Toto. Discovering and Following your Yellow Brick Road.

Your Social Media Content is Your Brand – it Doesn’t Go Away

As a Mum of 2 sons who have just started to post on social media sites, yesterday evening I reinforced a lesson to them.    Think carefully before you post, even on private settings.   There are no guarantees – your post  will be out there on the web somewhere and if someone is prepared to look [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on Your Social Media Content is Your Brand – it Doesn’t Go Away

Maifea’s Week of Work Placement with people2people

My name is Maifea (Fea), I am a Year 12 student.  I chose people2people recruitment as my work placement because I am willing to learn more about recruitment. When I first heard the name people2people, I thought everyone must be a people person and I noticed during my week here, how everyone does get along [...]

By | April 2nd, 2017|Career|Comments Off on Maifea’s Week of Work Placement with people2people

5 Reactions to a Resignation

What reaction are you likely to get from your Manager after you resign? In a few cases your boss will be delighted for you, as they can see that the move you are making is a good one for you and the advancement of your career. That is an easy resignation. Unfortunately, sometimes you can [...]

By | March 27th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on 5 Reactions to a Resignation

So Do Why Do You Work Here?

Lately I have been interviewing many potential employees as we continue to grow the p2p team. During almost every interview I am asked “why do you work here?” and “what’s kept you here so long?”, and it got me thinking – what is it really that attracts people to join your organisation, and importantly what [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on So Do Why Do You Work Here?

My Week at people2people

Hi my name is Soifua, and I am year 12 student. After completing my Business Service VET course, I did not know anything about people2people; but I do now! This company has taught me invaluable skills. Although I am very much into science and am considering becoming a Doctor in the future, this business environment [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on My Week at people2people

Just Shut Up and Listen!

The important component of any interview between a recruiter and a job seeker, is when the job seeker is explaining what they want in their next job. What’s negotiable and more importantly what’s not negotiable. What is definitely not negotiable, is the recruiter commencing a job search for the job seeker, based upon what the [...]

By | March 5th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on Just Shut Up and Listen!

How to Have a Successful Day

We are all susceptible to moments of procrastination and unproductivity. Having said that, it’s likely that it is not something that your boss praises you for and in the end, you’re only slowing down the progress of your day. Towards the 5.00pm mark, you might be hit with a wall of panic and regret that [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Career|Comments Off on How to Have a Successful Day