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

Self Employment – The Road to Work/Life Balance?

The latest Insync/Red Balloon Dream Employers Survey has named Google as the number one Dream Employer of the year.  Interestingly, however, those surveyed have chosen themselves as their employer of choice with self employment ranking as the number two option. While the survey has a healthy spattering of dynamic, young and young-focussed companies, for the … Continue reading

‘HOW TO’ Guide: Writing a Successful Job Ad

The success of your recruitment effort can have a lot to do with how structure your job ad. It’s worth spending some time writing a successful ad so that you attract quality applicants. So, here are a few tried-and-true tips to writing a successful job ad. 1.  Spend time and care thoroughly identifying the vacant … 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

GIVEAWAY! SJP’s New Movie Speaks to the Challenges of the Working Mum

Online Competition! Simply answer 3 quick questions for a chance to win a double pass to new movie “I Don’t Know How She Does It” starring Sarah Jessica Parker or a copy of the book written by critically-acclaimed, bestselling author Allison Pearson courtesy of Village Roadshow and Random House. Click here to enter! __________________________________________________________________________ “I Don’t Know How She Does It” in Cinemas … Continue reading

How to Post Part-Time Jobs on HireMeUp.com.au & Bonus Features

__________________________________________________________________________ VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Need the perfect part-timer for your business? Then welcome to HireMeUp! Since you’re watching this video, I’m guessing you’re looking for part time, casual, temp or contract help for your business. Perhaps you need someone with specific skills – like a professional graphic artist?  Or maybe you need admin help but want … Continue reading

HireMeUp – Big, Bold and Beautiful on Sydney CBD Railway Stations

If you’re a frequent traveller around the Sydney Rail Network, keep an eye out for HireMeUp’s new billboards on your railway platform! With large format ads on Wynyard, Central and Town Hall stations, as well as being on the airwaves on 9 Sydney and Melbourne radio stations, HireMeUp is well and truly getting our name … Continue reading

HireMeUp and the Part-Time Market – Growing in Leaps and Bounds!

With the successful launch of newly-developed HireMeUp.com.au and the latest ABS Labour Report continuing to illustrate the rise in the part-time workforce, co-founder  Fiona Anson believes that there are number of contributing factors. “We believe that there are three main sectors contributing to this rise.  Firstly there’s the baby boomers who, thanks to the GFC, … Continue reading

HireMeUp — An Introduction….

__________________________________________________________________________ TRANSCRIPT: Welcome to HireMeUp! HireMeUp is Australia’s fastest growing job website for part time and project positions. HireMeUp was created because we know that sometimes full time just doesn’t work! Launched in January, 2011, HireMeUp has quickly grown into a full service and in-demand website that puts together employers and people who are looking … Continue reading