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To Move Or Not To Move? Energy Sector Progression Tips

To move or not to move? “I don’t want to be moving sideways” is something that we hear lot. This is often around the size of role and remuneration package….

Counteroffers: Are They Worth It?

Counteroffers: are they worth it?   Changing jobs is never an easy process, with the hardest part often being the final hurdle: informing your current employer that you’re on your…

How important are prerequisites in the engineering space?

A Master’s degree in electrical engineering, leadership and business management training, and an EWRB Licence. With an everchanging job market, how important is it for candidates to meet employer’s pre-requisites…

Why Go To The Job Interview?

I’m sure many of you have found yourselves in the situation of being asked in for an interview for a role you’re not sure about. Whether you applied for a…

Thinking About Asking for a Pay Rise? Let These Tips Help You Get The Increase You Deserve.

We have all been there, it’s a nerve-wracking time thinking about the best way to tackle the conversation. You will need to have your negotiating skills in check and possess…

Counteroffers: Are They Worth It?

Counteroffers: are they worth it?   Changing jobs is never an easy process, with the hardest part often being the final hurdle: informing your current employer that you’re on your way out. As if this wasn’t tricky enough already, most candidates then find another difficulty thrusted upon them by their current employer in the form…

How important are prerequisites in the engineering space?

A Master’s degree in electrical engineering, leadership and business management training, and an EWRB Licence. With an everchanging job market, how important is it for candidates to meet employer’s pre-requisites on a position description?   The Current Climate The unique circumstances of the global pandemic has sent shockwaves through the global job market and New…

Why Go To The Job Interview?

I’m sure many of you have found yourselves in the situation of being asked in for an interview for a role you’re not sure about. Whether you applied for a role in the heat of the moment (after a bad day of work) or you’ve been actively looking for some time, it’s quite common to…

Thinking About Asking for a Pay Rise? Let These Tips Help You Get The Increase You Deserve.

We have all been there, it’s a nerve-wracking time thinking about the best way to tackle the conversation. You will need to have your negotiating skills in check and possess tact to ensure the right outcome is reached.   Use these hot tips to help you get the pay rise, in the right way:  …

5 TIPS: How to Attract Passive Candidates in a Candidate Short Legal Market

With qualified Solicitors above 2-years PQE in high demand, it’s safe to say the Solicitor you have your eye on is happily employed and blissfully unaware that a new, better opportunity could be just around the corner.   Over the last 12 months, the legal sector has experienced a skill shortage coupled with and lack…

How Law Firms Can Stand Out in the War for Legal Talent

This is written in the context of arguably the most competitive and candidate-short period of the legal market in New Zealand ever. Increasingly we are asked by our clients what they can do to stand out amongst the crowd when trying to secure the top legal talent in the market. There are very few intermediate…