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The Most In-Demand Jobs Right Now

The Most In-Demand Jobs Right Now

Two things are certain in life, and one of them is taxes. But in this unpredictable year even taxes can surprise you, as LinkedIn’s job posting data suggests: Over the past month, demand for Tax Specialists spiked by nearly 600%. That’s just one of the many insights you can find in this month’s readout of […]

How CEOs Can Support Employee Mental Health in a Crisis

How CEOs Can Support Employee Mental Health in a Crisis

A Harvard Business Review Articleby Ryan Smith Business leaders are justifiably focused on the here and now of the Covid-19 pandemic, but there’s a looming second-order mental health crisis that is only beginning to emerge as a result of global quarantines and a massive, sudden shift to working from home. Since the outbreak of the […]

Constructive Employment Tips at This Unprecedented Time

Constructive Employment Tips at This Unprecedented Time

Written by CEO of Jobscan I won’t go into details about the virus, social distancing, or toilet paper madness, but on how this economic impact could affect our employment and income. Some economists are noting we’re heading into a deep recession, if we haven’t already. Not to be pessimistic — I’m generally an overly optimistic […]

7 Things to do Straight After Redundancy

Being made redundant can leave you wondering – what do I do now? We asked two career coaches for their best advice on the next steps you could take. For most people, the initial wave of emotion that follows a redundancy can be pretty overwhelming, says Karen Thomas, Co-Director of Transition Hub. “Shock, anxiety and […]

The benefits of coffee …

Those that know me, know that I’m not a coffee drinker. I am, however, a fan of the ‘coffee catchup’ and good networking. It’s why I host the annual ‘coffee lucky dip’, pairing up people for random coffees across Australia.And for those seeking ideas on what to do next with their careers, networking is my […]