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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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How to stand out from other jobseekers

Presenting yourself as a viable candidate comes easier with the right guidance and tips.

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How to resign from your job without burning bridges

Find out how to resign from work the right way.

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Benefits of temporary assignments & contracts

Discover the many upsides of going temp in this online guide from Hays.

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Social media mistakes when job searching

Don't fall into the trap of spoling a job opportunity through how you act on social media.

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Building your personal brand and portfolio

Find out how to mastermind a personal branding strategy with confidence. 

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What to do if you have been made redundant

12 tips to help get you back to work after a redundancy.

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Demonstrating your skills to stand out

How can you stand out in today's market? Find out with tips from Hays.

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Planning your job search

Download your free job search planner from Hays today online.

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Working with a recruitment consultant

Let Hays walk you through the steps of working with a recuiter in New Zealand. 

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What should your desired salary be?

Time to address your salary demands? Learn more in this guide from the experts at Hays. 

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