Job Market Update Nov 2020

Job Market Update Nov 2020

We are sorry. It’s been a while since we last wrote anything. But the great news is that WE HAVE BEEN SO SO BUSY!!! No it’s not at the levels ...
Your Number One Guide to Wellness Resources

Your Number One Guide to Wellness Resources

The last 18 months have been pretty tough for us all.  In times of uncertainty, focusing on the things that we can control and help us physically, mentally and socially ...
Fisher Funds Appoints New Data & Information Security Officer

Fisher Funds Appoints New Data & Information Security Officer

Consult is thrilled to announce the appointment of Gladwin Mendez as the new Data & Information Security Officer for Fisher Funds. Gladwin is a senior executive with over 15 years ...
Why Now Might Be a Great Time to Move Jobs

Why Now Might Be a Great Time to Move Jobs

The job market is pretty crazy right now. There’s been a huge influx of candidates and a number of (rather impressive) brains coming back from offshore - so it would ...
What to Wear To An Interview (including a Zoom Update!)

What to Wear To An Interview (including a Zoom Update!)

We’re asked a lot about what to wear to an interview - it’s the source of much anxiety at a time when you are likely to be already nervous. We ...
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 ...