October 2014

Intimidating job interviews – we have all been there!

By |October 10th, 2014|

We have all been there; responding confidently to a trick question an interviewer is using to try to catch us out, only to be faced with intimidating and unnerving silence. What many job seekers do not know, is that the silence is often used as part of a tactic. Whether your answer was good […]

August 2014

How to Stay Positive during a Brutal Job Search?

By |August 11th, 2014|

Arlene Chandler is a freelance writer who enjoys helping others find their path in the career world. When she’s not enjoying sipping on iced green tea in the sun, she writes career, business, and insurance advice for Suncorp.

How to Stay Positive during a Brutal Job Search

Job seeking, in some ways, is a game of […]

Unemployment steady at 5.8 per cent as full-time jobs added

By |August 11th, 2014|

Australia’s unemployment rate has held steady at 5.8 per cent, with the estimated addition of 14,200 jobs.

The result defied economist expectations of a small tick up in unemployment to 5.9 per cent, with most having expected a payback after a large decline in the jobless rate last month.

However, the Bureau of Statistics figures estimate […]


By |August 11th, 2014|

In today’s highly competitive job market, there is a demand for a more sophisticated approach to the interview process. The time that you spend with an interviewer may determine your career future. A successful interview is a vital step toward fulfilment of your ambitions. This leaflet, combined with the guidance provided by your Tangent […]