Be up to date with information on Coronavirus COVID-19 Listing Image

Be up to date with information on Coronavirus COVID-19

Make sure you know the regulations related to COVID-19. There is so much information out there about Coronavirus COVID-19, some good and some fake, we wanted to share with you legitimate information that you can go to regularly to keep updated about what is happening with Coronavirus COVID-19 in Australia. read more...

Looking for a job in the pandemic? Listing Image

Looking for a job in the pandemic?

2020 has unquestionably been a challenging year and whilst Australia is faring better than many other countries, there are lots of people still doing it tough! Whilst the outlook for 2021 is much more positive, most countries in the world remain at various stages of self-isolation or lockdown. A vast number of industries still have their staff working from home, have people attending the office on a rostered basis or have had to step down their workforce. This has clearly had an impact on the recruitment industry which has resulted in you seeing far fewer adverts on job boards and on recruitment agency websites.... read more...

The Spectre of Desperation Haunts the Recruitment Industry Listing Image

The Spectre of Desperation Haunts the Recruitment Industry

The moment you get desperate; you start making poor decisions. This could not be more true in the current climate with Covid-19 a global phenomenon. When time, money and people are in the mix, the pressures can sometimes prove unbearable. Hiring managers need to hire someone urgently, so they end up cutting certain corners. Recruiters need their next fix of commission, so some might chase the lowest-hanging fruit. Candidates are sometimes so fixated on finding their next job that they take whatever comes along first. read more...

So what is PiQ? Listing Image

So what is PiQ?

Yes, we are in a crisis, yes, we all want to be working and yes, we are seeing lots of offerings from people and companies trying to help each other. This is a global phenomenon and is most prominent in people wanting to find a job which is difficult in the current climate. With more and more people finding themselves out of work, we wanted to find a different way to make candidates stand out to employers. read more...