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Find your next job in these fast-growing industries

Find your next job in these fast-growing industries

Looking to start your career or embark on a new one? While mining and manufacturing jobs are on the decline, the next decade looks set to provide plenty of job opportunity in some surprising boom industries. Here are the professions that are currently on the rise.

Psychometric testing: A new piece in the recruitment puzzle

Psychometric testing: A new piece in the recruitment puzzle

Psychometric testing is an invaluable recruitment tool. It’s also never been more accessible. What is it, and how can you best use it in the hiring process?

Hiring for New Zealand’s strongest growth industries

Hiring for New Zealand’s strongest growth industries

Hiring managers in New Zealand are facing challenging times, with a growing number of jobs to fill and the unemployment rate continuing to drop. In a competitive job market it may be tempting to rush to fill a role, but it’s vital you still protect yourself and your business. Here are some specific ways to help you make the right hire in this market.

Getting a teaching job abroad

Getting a teaching job abroad

Many professionals want to gain work experience abroad, and teachers are no exception. Find out how your Australian teaching degree could land you a teaching job overseas.

How to bag your dream job: Secrets from a top recruiter

How to bag your dream job: Secrets from a top recruiter

Your interview skills could make or break your next career move. Chorus Executive’s Managing Director, Christine Khor, shares her top tips for how to impress a recruiter.

Joining the contractor economy: Pros & cons

Joining the contractor economy: Pros & cons

The workforce is increasingly moving towards contract roles. What does this mean for your job, and how can you make the ‘gig economy’ work for you?

The Importance of Feedback

The Importance of Feedback

If you’re a manager, to be effective, you need to be skilled at giving out both praise and criticism. It’s your responsibility to the people on your team, and the only way to do this is with frequent feedback.

Firing someone – the right way

Firing someone – the right way

Do you know the right way to handle terminating someone’s employment? Employment specialist Danielle McNamee from ProcessWorx explains how to get it right.

457 Visa: An expert guide on complying with the new working regulations

457 Visa: An expert guide on complying with the new working regulations

The new TSS working visa comes with strict regulations and a higher chance of penalties. Immigration law experts explain how sponsoring businesses can establish compliance processes to protect themselves against legal liability.

Your digital spring clean in six simple steps

Your digital spring clean in six simple steps

With technology woven into so many parts of our daily lives, doing a regular digital spring clean is essential.

Industries that attract ‘imaginative’ CVs

Industries that attract ‘imaginative’ CVs

Some industries attract more ‘padded’ CVs than others. Is your industry one of them?

Dressing For Success – Do’s & Don’ts for Interview Presentation

Dressing For Success – Do’s & Don’ts for Interview Presentation

How a candidate presents themselves for an interview plays a significant part in creating an impression and can sometimes mean the difference between being successful for the role or not.

Don’t be scammed by fake job ads

Don’t be scammed by fake job ads

Imagine applying for a job only to find that it doesn’t exist and some faceless, nameless person has made off with your details. It happens. Here, we explore this growing practice.

New rules, new fines: How the 457 work visa changed

New rules, new fines: How the 457 work visa changed

The 457 working visa has been abolished, and the rules are changing for businesses that sponsor foreign workers. Along with stronger enforcement of the new regulations, fines for non-compliance have increased. Here’s what every recruiter needs to know to avoid breaching the laws.

How to talk about your past

How to talk about your past

Nobody’s perfect. Organisational Psychologist Dr Eraj Ghafoori explains how to talk about your past – the good, the bad and the ugly – and still make a positive impression in a job interview.

Curtin University shines a light on the CVCheck story

Curtin University shines a light on the CVCheck story

Curtin have just released a range of case studies on successful graduates of Ignition, and CVCheck is honoured to be profiled.

Racing for the best employees

Racing for the best employees

As the body responsible for staging Australia’s greatest horse-racing event every year – the Melbourne Cup – Racing Victoria needs to make sure everyone they employ is made of the right character.

457 Visa abolishment has big impact on Australian businesses

457 Visa abolishment has big impact on Australian businesses

If you’re a business owner or hiring manager who employs foreign staff, you’re responsible for your staff’s compliance, and are at risk of heavy fines if you don’t follow the new regulations.

Getting fired: what are your rights?

Getting fired: what are your rights?

Is your job on the chopping block? Getting fired is never great. Even if you’re glad to be moving on to a new opportunity, it’s good to know your rights.

Building trust & transparency – CVCheck continues partnership with Privacy Awareness Week

Building trust & transparency – CVCheck continues partnership with Privacy Awareness Week

At CVCheck, we conduct more than 100,000 verification checks every year for private and government organisations, employers and individuals. With our services including 1000 online checks across 190 countries, it’s no surprise that our customer’s privacy is of the utmost importance to us. Since starting in 2004 CVCheck’s vision has been to make verifying information…

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