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  • Ten tips to enhance your CV

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    Your CV is the first impression you offer to a potential new employer, so it’s important to get it right. We recently spoke about the importance of getting your LinkedIn profile up to scratch – that’s step one, now optimising your CV is step two. To help optimise your CV today, take a look at our top ten tips! 1. Tailor your CV for the job you want For most jobs, a generic C...

  • What’s new in Australia’s infrastructure investment boom?

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    According to the Building and Construction Industry Forecasts study conducted by Master Builders Australia, the Australian construction industry is currently booming following a $35 billion investment injection towards infrastructure renovations over the next five years. Below, we have further set out the infrastructure projects that the government will be focusing on as wel...

  • SThree kicks off its new global leadership programme – Building Leadership Potential

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    At SThree, we see the value of investing in our employees and their continual learning. Having a solid training and development programme across all levels of the business has provided our people with a clear career trajectory. We believe in rewarding our long-term employees for their loyalty and hard work by promoting from within and enabling them to explore all leadership ...

  • 5 Don’ts When Starting A New Job

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    Starting a new job is an exciting career milestone offering you a fresh start, opportunities to learn from new challenges and expand your skillset. Notwithstanding, starting a new job can also be a daunting experience – especially if you want to impress your new team. To help you prepare for your big day, we set out five tips that will enable you to smoothly transition into ...

  • 5 tips to create an impressive LinkedIn profile

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    Before you throw yourself into a new job search, there’s a few things to consider. As soon as you start applying for jobs, you’re essentially asking employers to come and find you. First impressions count, so we decided to put together a few top tips to make sure your LinkedIn page shows off your best skills. 1. Make sure your headline and summary are up to date So this one’...

  • Is it possible to remove the stigma of people with mental illness in the workplace?

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    Over the past year, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has estimated that one in five Australians – approximately 4.8 million people have experienced a mental or behavioural condition. This significant increase from 4 million Australians in 2014-2015 has been predominantly linked to the surge in anxiety and depression afflicting 13.1% and 10.4% of the population respe...

  • Five things to consider when you're looking for a new job

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    Looking for a new job can be exciting, overwhelming, and at times a little scary, but if it’s the right time to move on from your current role, you owe it to yourself to find something new. We decided to put together a few questions that may be useful for you to consider when it comes to finding your next role. 1. Why are you leaving your current position? When the time come...

  • What are the implications of the new legislation on Australia’s cyber security space?

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    Following The Telecommunications and other legislations Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018 (Assistance and Access Act) that took effect as of 6 December 2018, many cyber security and broader technology-based organisations have voiced their opinions on the validity and the real effectiveness of the Act. Under this new law, companies would have to modify their softwar...

  • Seven signs you're ready to move on from your current role

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    Seven signs you’re ready to move on from your current role Making the decision to move on from your job is always difficult. But if you’re a skilled professional who’s tempted by the idea of moving jobs, it’s important to consider all opportunities available, and the team at Progressive are here to help you every step of the way. We took a look at some of the signs that coul...

  • Progressive Recruitment welcomes 7 new starters into its new graduate program

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    It has been an exciting start to the year for us at the Sydney office. In line with this year’s launch of our in-house recruitment program Recruitment Campus and a revamped curriculum, we have welcomed our new cohort of rookies – class of 2019! Meet the new additions to the team Cynthia, Paulina, Lauren, Lucy, Caila, Chloe and Barbara as they share with us their journey that...