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17 Apr 2019

Mental health in the workplace

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing 2007, around 45% of Australians aged between 16-85 will experience a mental illness at some point in their life

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5 Apr 2019

What are soft skills and why do you need them?

Soft skills are a vital part of any role. Do you know what they are, or why you should be upskilling yours to improve your job search chances?

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26 Mar 2019

How best to answer behavioural interview questions

Behavioural questions take a look at past experiences to see how you took action. Make sure you know how to put your best foot forward.

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22 Mar 2019

Candidate Compliance

The recruitment process is much more than just identifying ideal candidates, at KLC we understand the impact that noncompliance can have on your business!

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20 Mar 2019

Life After Redundancy

The redundancy process presents difficult situations for all involved. From employers looking to safeguard their business, right through to the employee who is now back on the job hunt. It is essential as a company to understand all aspects of redundancy before starting the process.

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5 Mar 2019

Want to ace a phone interview? Here's how

Make sure you make a positive impression in your next phone interview. Here are a few great ways to ensure your interviewer remembers you.

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15 Feb 2019

Ending with a bang: how to end a cover letter

Just like with a good novel, how a cover letter ends can make or break the impression it's made. Do you know how to make the most impact with your close?

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5 Feb 2019

Best foot forward: How to start a cover letter

Within the first few sentences of a cover letter you can stand out from the crowd. Do you know how to bring that level of impact to your opening paragraph?

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31 Jan 2019

Knowing when it's time to quit your job and find something better

Does a bad day mean it's time to quit your job? Here are five things to consider when wondering whether you should look for something new.

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16 Jan 2019

How to negotiate the salary of a new job

Negotiating salary for a new job is often stressful. Knowing how to best approach the bargaining table can help you secure the right offer for your needs.

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14 Jan 2019

The dos and don'ts of resigning from your job

How you hand in your resignation has the ability to impact you in the future. Do you know the do's and don'ts for quitting your job?

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16 Dec 2018

How to cancel or reschedule a job interview

How you reschedule or cancel a job interview can impact future opportunities, as well as the current one. Here are the best ways to handle the situation.

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4 Dec 2018

So you've been offered a job you don't want any more

Sometimes, after learning more about a job we realise it isn't the fit we're looking for. What is the best way to turn down a job offer once received?

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30 Nov 2018

What Not To Do At Your Work Christmas Party

With the "silly season" fast approaching it's important to remember not to do to exactly that!! The problem is, what happens at the Christmas Party definitely doesn't stay at the Christmas Party

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22 Nov 2018

Give yourself the best job prospects with a great LinkedIn summary

With over 4 million Australian users active on LinkedIn each month, creating a powerful and engaging summary for your profile can open up opportunities

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7 Nov 2018

Insightful questions to ask your interviewer

While preparing to answer your interviewers questions, it's easy to forget to come up with some of your own. What insightful questions should you be voicing?

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31 Oct 2018

What considerations to take when dressing for a job interview

When walking into an interview, first impressions matter and only take a moment to form. What do you need to consider when choosing an outfit?

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12 Oct 2018

When and how to follow up after a job interview

Knowing when, how, and if you should follow up after an interview can be tricky. Here are some simple rules to help you make the best impression.

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4 Oct 2018

How to prepare for a phone interview

Phone interviews are a way for employers to thin the ranks of potential candidates before meeting them in person. How can you prepare to ensure you stand out?

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2 Oct 2018

The dreaded question: what's a good answer to "what are your weaknesses?"

Despite being one of the most common interview questions, people still dread being asked about their weaknesses. What is a good answer to give?

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