How to stand out in a competitive market

How to stand out in a competitive market

Three ways to get employers' attention in a competitive job market.

Inside the STAR interview approach: what you need to know

Inside the STAR interview approach: what you need to know

You've researched the organisation, prepared answers and even found out a bit about the CEO. However, once you’ve exchanged pleasantries and got through the get-to-know-you questions, they ask you to describe the biggest contribution you have brought to your project team. This may sound simple, but in the heat of the interview, it's easy to give a lengthy, unstructured answer and miss out key details that prove you have the experience to do the job.

Essential advice for a first time contractor

Essential advice for a first time contractor

4 ways to make your first contracting assignment a success.

Elucidate your expectations

Elucidate your expectations

Do you know what you want? Are you sharing that information? Contractors crave and need clarity around your expectations and your business needs it too.

Potentia IDT Quarterly Insights Report - July 2016

Potentia IDT Quarterly Insights Report - July 2016

The Innovation, Digital and Technology (IDT) sector enjoyed a period of healthy and sustained growth last quarter, with an increase of approximately 20% in hiring activity between April-June 2016 compared to the same period last year. We remain positive about the outlook for the sector in 2016, with steady growth prospects and the creation of further job opportunities.

9-5 (but not as you know it)

9-5 (but not as you know it)

Chances are, if you are reading this, you are employed in a traditional 9-5, five days a week work pattern. However, as firms increasingly embrace flexible working initiatives, the number of people working 9-5 is likely to significantly decrease. What will the new structure look like, how will it affect you and what are the factors to consider?