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Job hunting advice from Hays
Thinking about a new job or career change but don’t know where to start? Supporting your job hunt is one of Hays’ areas of expertise and we’re here to guide you on making wiser choices to relieve some of the stress that stems from knowing who to talk to and which questions to ask.
Finding a job that motivates and excites you should not be rushed or taken lightly, but it requires time and patience to get it right.
In our collection of articles we cover everything there is to know about how to get a job in New Zealand, from performing job searches online, to negotiating your salary, to working with a recruiter to get the best results on your terms. We also explain what to do if you’re unsuccessful in your application so you can remain inspired and on track.
Brush up on the art of the job search by browsing topics from the experts at Hays.
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Responding to recruiters on LinkedIn
Learn how to respond if you have been contacted by a recruiter on social media.
How to handle a counter offer
Learn how to handle a counter offer and what to consider when job hunting.
How to accept a job offer
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Resign from your job without burning bridges
Best practice tips and advice to ensure a positive resignation process.
Benefits of temporary assignments & contracts
Discover the many upsides of going temp in this online guide.
Social media mistakes when job searching
Don't fall into the trap of spoiling a job opportunity through how you act on social media.
Building your personal brand and portfolio
Find out how to mastermind a personal branding strategy with confidence.
What to do if you have been made redundant
12 steps to help you put an effective plan in place and start searching for your next role.
Demonstrating your skills to stand out
How can you stand out in today's market? Find out with tips from Hays.
Planning your job search
Download your free job search planner from Hays today online.
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