Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

26th
Nov

So why choose a Temporary Hire versus a Permanent Hire?

Posted by: meta

  This year has thrown a wrench in your hiring plans – we get it. We’d love to connect you with our amazing temporary workers to get you back on track. Don’t let an uncertain future hold you back from hiring the people you need to get the job done. Choosing to bring on a…

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23rd
Nov

To sell yourself, you have to be yourself

Posted by: meta

  Interviews can be one of the most unnatural situations we find ourselves in. They are seen by many as a necessary evil to securing a job in most organisations. They come in many shapes and forms but typically involve you sitting across the table (or looking through the screen) at your prospective employer and…

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25th
May

Meet the Team: Bella Griffiths

Posted by: Bella

    1. What is something not many people know about you? I was an English Teacher in a small town in Spain called Logrono for a year and a half. I speak Spanish and German. 2. Why did you get into recruitment? I came home from being overseas and joined Crescent when they first…

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20th
May

Do you need a wingman or woman in your job search?

Posted by: Andrew

  Having enjoyed watching the Michael Jordan documentary “The Last Dance” I am left with the realisation that to truly be great and reach our goals we all need a Scottie Pippen (aka wingman or woman). This begs the question, do you need a wingman or woman in your job search? This may be even…

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19th
May

Meet the Team: Andrew O’Regan

Posted by: Bella

  1. What is something not many people know about you? I completed my first marathon in 2017, next week I was supposed to fly to China to run the Great Wall which is obviously not happening now. I suppose this means I have more time to train. 2. Why did you get into recruitment?…

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15th
May

Tips for Job Seekers

Posted by: Andrew

Tips for Job Seekers: Remember your CV and online profile is not a tattoo, it does not have to stay the same forever!!! If you find yourself in the market for a new job, treat it as a job in itself. Your CV, cover letter along with your online profile is a living document so…

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14th
May

Contractor Versus Covid 19

Posted by: Bella

  During the recent Covid 19 lockdown period in New Zealand, many of our clients have used this time wisely to reflect on their current business models and review what their future looks like. For some it is dictated from head offices offshore – for others they may have more agility to make changes swiftly,…

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11th
May

Meet the Team: Colin Cowgill

Posted by: Bella

  What is something not many people know about you? I play goalkeeper for two indoor football teams a week. Why did you get into recruitment? I was job hunting myself and was surprised by the lack of industry knowledge and professionalism from apparently successful firms, and thought clients and candidates deserved high quality service….

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5th
May

On boarding Newbies in the New Normal

Posted by: Bella

  On boarding is the first official impression a new hires gets of a company and typically conducted over a series of face-to-face meetings. This can include one-to-one meetings with HR, direct managers, and members of the leadership team, as well as group meetings with various teams in the organisation. Within the current climate, under…

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4th
May

Meet the Team: Roz Grant

Posted by: Bella

  1. What is something not many people know about you? I have an extra 2 vertebrates in my spine!!   2. Why did you get into recruitment? I was living in London on a working holiday and saw an opportunity to train as a Recruitment Consultant. I was on my way to an interview…

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