Monthly Archives: May 2016

Job Market Australia – ‘Creativity’ is the skill that 65% more employers want

Eryk Bagshaw, Education Reporter with the Sydney Morning Herald posted an online article today (29th May 2016) on a skill that employers highly value and want in their candidates and employees. One entrepreneur who was interviewed said that all creativity comes back to a customer focus. THE TOP 15 OCCUPATIONS REQUIRING CREATIVITY: 1. Advertising professional 2. Sales representative 3. Multimedia specialist and web developer 4. [...]

Resume Writing Tips – How to Include Non-Professional Experience in Your Resume

David Grover is a guest writer to my Blog page. He has written a comprehensive article on how to incorporate non-professional experience in your resume, cover letter and other supporting documentation (when requested). Enjoy the reading Show off your real-world experience — it might just help you land your dream job! Contrary to how it sounds, there is immense value in sharing non-professional experience when [...]

FREE Selection Criteria Responses Samples – Senior Operational Capability Officer

This particular client applied for a role in State (QLD) Government in the capacity of Senior Operational Capability Officer and gained a job interview. A two-page statement was required addressing the stock standard five QLD Public Service (QPS) Capability Leadership Framework (CLF) selection criteria: supports strategic direction, achieves results, supports productive working relationships, displays personal drive and integrity, and communicates with influence. As mentioned in [...]