How to Make Your Resume Stand Out From The Crowd

If you want to convert your 15 seconds of fame into an in-person interview at the company of your choice, include a summary statement at the opening of your resume. A well-written summary statement tells the Recruiter/Hiring Manager how your experience and skill set will help their company solve a particular challenge, become more profitable … Continue reading

Effective Job Searching in 6 Easy Steps!

1. Assess Yourself A good job search begins with a thorough self assessment. Looking for a new job is a great opportunity to realign your goals. It’s up to you to articulate what those goals are. Start by asking yourself these questions and spend some time reflecting on the answers: What are my values? What … Continue reading

Facebook Timeline: What Job Seekers & Employers Need to Know

Here it comes! The highly-anticipated (and feared) Facebook Timeline. If you haven’t already heard, Facebook’s latest design upgrade allows users to find content from several years in the past much easier. The changes will include a chronological display of user information with a big emphasis on photos (any less-than-professional pics from your uni days flashing … Continue reading

Top 10 Resume Mistakes to Avoid

How many times have you picked up a magazine while waiting for an appointment and flipped through the hundreds of pages of articles? How long did it take you to decide whether or not to turn the page? Studies show that most people make this decision in less than 5 seconds. This is the exact … Continue reading

How to Find Part Time Jobs on HireMeUp.com.au

__________________________________________________________________________ VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: So you’re looking for a job? Then welcome to HireMeUp! HireMeUp was created because we know that sometimes full time just doesn’t work and it’s now Australia’s fastest growing job website for part time, casual, temporary and contract positions. Since you’re watching this video, I’m guessing you’re looking for a part time … Continue reading

Resume for the Right Job

Are you planning to get a jump in your career? Among other things your resume plays a vital role in determining your first impression on the interviewer. If it is well written and systematic, the chances that you get the required job are high. Resume writing is not just formal letter writing. Your resume gives … Continue reading

Good Health Is Good Business

Ward Off Winter Colds With These Top Health Tips No one likes being sick. It’s time off work, away from your business, quarantined from your family, avoided by friends, and certainly not a help when it comes to achieving a better work/life balance. Research shows that adults will experience a cold about 2-5 times a … Continue reading

Job Seeker Must Haves: Business Cards

As a business person, one of the most important tools of trade is your business card. There is talk of business cards being obsolete by the super tech savvy among us, but the truth is they’re not. You can promise to find someone on LinkedIn or some other social media platform, or check out their … Continue reading