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  • Labour Hire: How Is It Changing Employment in Australia?

    Labour hire is a phrase that has been increasingly thrown around in the employment sphere. Labour hire is taking more traditional forms of employment head on, and providing both employers and employees with highly sought after flexibility. So, what exactly is labour hire? Labour hire, also referred to as On-Hire or On Demand employee services, involves […]

    June 28, 2017 / News
  • Changes Scheduled For Australia’s Skilled Migration

    The Australian Federal government has recently announced that from the 1st of July 2017, it will be implementing changes to the General Skilled Migration (GSM) programme. The General Skilled Migration programme is a government initiative aimed at attracting skilled workers from overseas, to fill the skill shortages across various industries and fulfill Australia’s economic needs. According to the […]

    June 23, 2017 / News
  • Mining Industry: 10,000 Direct and Indirect Jobs Created

    The $21 billion Carmichael coal mine, located in Queensland’s Galilee Basin, has been signed off by the Adani group and will be set in motion. Once complete, the mine will be composed of 11 open-cut and underground mines, occupying five times the space of Sydney Harbour. This will make the Carmichael coal mine one of the […]

    June 21, 2017 / News
  • Understanding Superannuation and How To Pick The Best Fund For You

    Superannuation: we all have a basic idea of what it is. Although, once it gets down to the nitty-gritty of understanding it and being able to successfully choose the best fund for you, it can be overwhelming and cause quite a bit of confusion. Superannuation often gets pushed down the priority list, as it involves […]

    June 19, 2017 / News
  • Mining Industry: Increased International Investment into Australia’s Mining Sector

    As of late, Australia’s mining industry had been in a period of decline. A number of factors, such as falling commodity prices (particularly iron ore), waning investments, and China’s slowed economic growth, had taken its toll on the industry and severely impacted its profitability. Prospects have been relatively bleak for Australia’s mining industry, especially in states, […]

    June 15, 2017 / News
  • Labour Hire: What is Outplacement? Why Is It Necessary?

    You may be thinking, ‘I’ve heard of placement, but I haven’t heard of outplacement before’. Outplacement, as the name suggests, are the support services offered to individuals exiting a business, either voluntarily or involuntarily, to assist them with the transitional period between work. It has been increasingly integrated into the HR policies of businesses since […]

    June 6, 2017 / News
  • Labour Hire: Employment Trends for 2017

    Employment patterns are changing.  There have been significant shifts away from the traditional structure of a 9 to 5 role and towards more fluid working conditions. Work culture is now more dynamic, as the needs and expectations of both worker and employer change. Here are some of the top trends in employment for 2017: Labour […]

    June 5, 2017 / News