Category Archives: Market News

Banker loses job over contract dispute

This is an incredible story about a banker, a £580,000 ($880,000) salary, a missing decimal point and how you can’t always fool the system. JPMorgan Chase makes the news as a trader signed a contract that was for the wrong amount of his salary. The salary should have been £58,000 not $580,000. Now the trader…
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Resume Writers Advice – Hosting the Christmas Party

December is the time for entertaining, and none more so for the employee, employer and client. If you are currently involved in planning an event, there are a number of important points you can follow, thus reducing the risk to all those who attend: * Advise all staff in attendance of company culture and unacceptable…
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Job Market Update

Leading heads of Robert Half and Manpower have all suggested that their job figures and fill rates demonstrate that Australia appears to have weathered much of the global storm. Manpower have shown tendency towards the services sector, finance, insurance, real estate, manufacturing, mining and construction industries with similar industry sectors being echoed by Robert Half.…
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Resume – market news

The following is designed to assisted those seeking a move into the top 20 Australian Employers. Most of these organisations will have multiple HR divisions so finding out where to send your resume or CV won’t always be easy. 1 Woolworths 2 Coles Myer 3 Queensland Health 4 Telstra 5 National Australia Bank 6 Commonwealth…
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Job Market Australia – Trends

Manpower has released their employment outlook survey which reflects growing uncertainty in the job market in Australia. The good news is a surveyed 25% of employers are looking to increase hiring as opposed to 9% who are considering decreasing their recruitment policy. Australia continues to be dictated to by means outside of its control, with…
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