Pokémon Go ™… talk about candidate short markets…

I know… I know… a blatant attempt to increase readers by referencing perceived current pop culture… sue me. Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock recently you will know all about this Pokémon Go™ craze… right? Most of you will have a strong opinion on the phenomenon… varying from how the hell can grown adults … Continue reading “Pokémon Go ™… talk about candidate short markets…”

Culture is not grown in a yoghurt vat…

Pretty stupid blog title right? But seriously, culture has become even more important than ever… Why? Simple really. We are finding that right now there are more strong candidates in the market, willing to move than there has been for the last few years. And when we ask these 2 questions: Why are you looking … Continue reading “Culture is not grown in a yoghurt vat…”

You snooze… you lose…

In case you hadn’t noticed… very subtly over the past six months the market has slowly changed. Candidates seem to have more opportunities… clients who went missing are back… and new clients are appearing like flies at a barbie. (disclaimer… I am not for one moment suggesting that new clients are like a swarm of … Continue reading “You snooze… you lose…”

2013… Goodbye, Farewell & Amen…

Wow! Where did 2013 go? No seriously… where the hell did the year go? There’s been a massive change in the domestic & global recruitment landscape over the past 12 months… massive. I wrote a prediction blog back in January  – Things that will happen in the world of recruitment (and beyond) in 2013 – … Continue reading “2013… Goodbye, Farewell & Amen…”

Recruitment in 2013… Evolve… Like an IPhone…

Recruitment in 2013… Evolve… Like an IPhone…   It always amazes me at the rate and speed that our industry has evolved. I remember back in the mid-nineties when I was working solely from a phone, rolodex and a notebook. These days it’s a Iphone, MacBook Air and coffee shop. In recent times we have … Continue reading “Recruitment in 2013… Evolve… Like an IPhone…”

False Recruiting Economy… I blame the Tooth Fairy…

I read with interest a surprising – and to be honest – a quite disturbing article in the Melbourne press this week… No it wasn’t the one about the confirmed Top Gun sequel – now  that I’ve gotta see… No,  it was a story about the Tooth Fairy – and how these days he/she pays … Continue reading “False Recruiting Economy… I blame the Tooth Fairy…”