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A New Years Outlook

Having the pleasure of taking two weeks off over Christmas gave me time to sit back and consider just how lucky we really are to work and live in Australia. But to realise this I first noted how I had wrapped up 2011. I was in a race to finish up everything in time for

New Year, New Career

For many of us, the traditional New Year resolutions are often health based – e.g. eat, smoke or drink less and exercise more.  However, often one of the areas in which we are most dissatisfied in is work. New Year is the perfect time for undergoing major changes and advancing your career. Taking the next

Personal Development

I was having a positive discussion with Ben Walsh, General Manager of Optimum Recruitment – Qld, and we were discussing my first two years with Optimum – what the future holds, and more importantly, what one can do to mould and sculpt it! I worked for another recruitment company for close to four years prior

Recruitment – More Than Just A Job!

I returned to work this week, a happily married man. As is often the case with watershed moments in one’s life, I took the opportunity to reflect on my journey so far and looked forward to what I hoped the future would hold for my new wife and I. I realised that several of the

Have you mapped your Career or just drawn some dots?

After recently making the move from full time study into the corporate working environment I have come to a quick realisation just how tough and competitive the market is. I had the knowledge gained from my degree but where to now? I came to a vast realisation that a degree is very rarely enough. All