Why Would You Use a Recruitment Agency Right Now?

Why Would You Use a Recruitment Agency Right Now?

It was a few months ago - lockdown 1.0 (given lockdown versions are our timing point of reference now). We had a client who loved our contractor so much that ...
Lockdown 2.0 - Almost There People!! Is it Just Us or Does Everyone Want to Get Back to the Office?

Lockdown 2.0 – Almost There People!! Is it Just Us or Does Everyone Want to Get Back to the Office?

Across Auckland right now, there are a lot of people breathing out - anticipating ‘back to normal(ish)’ next week. I’ve spoken with a number of people and they’ve told me ...
Lockdown 2.0 - We've Got This!

Lockdown 2.0 – We’ve Got This!

While the rest of the nation basked in their relative level 2 freedom, Auckland is once again in a Level 3 lockdown - which for most office workers means working ...
Top Tips to Make Your Job Application Stand Out in a Recession

Top Tips to Make Your Job Application Stand Out in a Recession

It’s a crowded market for job applications. In some sectors, there are 600 applicants within three hours of a job advertisement being posted. As a result, employers (and some recruiters) ...
Post Lock-down Update for the Legal Job Sector

Post Lock-down Update for the Legal Job Sector

The legal sector is not your typical recruitment market, so it’s been fascinating to observe how firms have reacted and responded to the lock-down and their hiring intentions and workforce ...
10 Inspiring Reasons To Try Contracting

10 Inspiring Reasons To Try Contracting

A new year brings a lot of fresh starts; new diet, new budget - perhaps even a new job. I often see people resigning from their old jobs before Christmas, ...
How To Find Inspiration When You Need It

How To Find Inspiration When You Need It

I've been looking for clues to what reliably inspires me. And I found it when a colleague didn't like a suggestion I made. There it was - the answer. Right ...
Why I Want You To Go Play In Traffic

Why I Want You To Go Play In Traffic

It’s the worst advice for children. But it can be powerful counsel if you want to make your career a huge success, today, tomorrow or any other day. Follow this ...
The Guiding Hand To Happiness We Ignore

The Guiding Hand To Happiness We Ignore

Here’s a brutal truth. We all have a constant and powerful guide to tell us exactly what we need to do to build happiness and success. Yet we ignore it ...
Find Your Next Role in the Banking and Financial Services Sector

Find Your Next Role in the Banking and Financial Services Sector

Auckland's banking and financial services sector is hiring! Find your next role through Consult Recruitment. Are you a financial services professional thinking about your next gig? Partner with Consult Recruitment ...
How Curiosity Can Help You Land The Job

How Curiosity Can Help You Land The Job

What’s the single worst thing you can do when a recruiter calls to tell you about a career opportunity? I mean, aside from continuing to eat your sandwich in their ...
What To Say When Asked "Do You Have Any Questions?"

What To Say When Asked “Do You Have Any Questions?”

The interview’s winding up, and you know it’s coming... “Do you have any questions for us?” Hiring managers unanimously agree: The absolute worst answer you can give to this question ...