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    5 ways to ease your interview anxiety!

    1: Reduce external pressuresOne of the easiest ways to bring your anxiety level down before an interview is to minimise any external pressures for example have your clothes ironed and ready to wear (also try on first to make sure they still fit, and no hems have come down or buttons are missing) and print...
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    Do I need to give three written warnings before dismissal?

    It’s a commonly held assumption that three written warnings are required by Australian law before employers can dismiss an employee. The ‘three warnings rule’ is one of the most common misconceptions in employment law – it simply does not exist. The reason that some organisations use this approach is to avoid risk in unfair dismissal...
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    ANZAC Day 2024

    The annual commemoration pays respects to the original Anzac’s, as well as the men and women who have served in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping missions. The day also explores the personal stories of service personnel in past and modern conflict. Anzac Day Dawn Service at Dee Why Beach is attended by thousands. Thursday 25...
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    Temp of the Month

    We are thrilled to announce that Simone has been chosen as our Temp of the Month yet again. Simone consistently goes above and beyond expectations, has outstanding dedication, hard work, and exceptional contributions to our clients, infact this is the feedback we just received. “As our first employee Simone has been fantastic, she has gone...
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    Professional Profile

    When you apply for a role, most hirers will have just a few minutes to review your application. That means providing clear, concise information on you is key to standing out in those few minutes. This, my friends is where a professional profile can help. While your resume and covering letter are the building blocks of a strong j...
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    Celebrating 29 Years of Careers!

    Join us in commemorating nearly three decades of connecting talent with opportunity! As a leading recruitment agency on the Northern Beaches we’ve spent 29 incredible years cultivating relationships, forging pathways, and making dreams come true. From matching the perfect candidates to their dream jobs, to partnering with amazing local compan...
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    Temp of the Month Award

    Congratulations Monique you have been invaluable to our client, and they had wonderful praise for you. “She has stepped in over the Christmas break and has been a part of the team from Day 1. There were some IT issues which she took in her stride. She gets in and gets the job done and is...
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    Happy New Year

    Happy 2024, can you believe we are nearly through January. We are well and truly into the New Year now having spent this week catching up on all the correspondence from the break. Our various holidays were filled with some unforgettable moments and new skills acquired so we wanted to say hi and share. Christmas...
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    Christmas Shut Down

    Wishing you all a Merry Christmas filled with love, joy, and cherished moments with your loved ones! We will be in the office until Thursday for any last-minute requests. See you in the New Year #MerryChristmas #SeasonsGreetings #HappyNewYear...
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    2023 Golden Temp of the Year

    Congratulations Diana! The lovely Diana was recognised for an amazing year of hard work and dedication to both Peninsula Personnel and her host company. She was awarded both the “Excellence Award for Temp of the Month for November 2023” and “Golden Temp of the Year 2023” Diana received 2 certificates and some lovely prizes that...
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    Do you think a hobby is worth adding to your resumé?

    Do you think a hobby is worth adding to your resumé? While they aren’t necessary, your passion projects can lend valuable insight into you as a person. They’re a great way to add some personality to your resumé, show how you balance work and life and add dimension to you as a person, not just an applicant. Your hobbies...
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    So, what is impostor syndrome?

    No one wants to feel like an imposter at work. But the truth is, imposter syndrome is a real thing. If you’ve ever felt like you don’t belong or you don’t deserve your job, know that you’re not alone.  So, what is impostor syndrome? Imposter syndrome is a sense of self-doubt related to work accomplishments....
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    What is the Ivy Lee Method?

    Want to be more productive at work? Try the Ivy Lee Method.If you have a role with competing tasks (and let’s face it, who doesn’t these days) and you might go home at the end of the day and think to yourself “I achieved nothing” and the days might feel very long and that you’re...
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    Temp of the Month Award

    We had two wonderful temps of the month for September. Congratulations to Simone (pictured) and Melissa who is so dedicated and hardworking and has an amazing eye for detail as well as genuine compassion and care for our amazing fundraisers! Well done. Simone we are so pleased you are enjoying the assignment and team of...
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    Temp of the Month Award

    We are thrilled to announce x2 Temp of the Month Awards for August. Join us in congratulating Kerrie & Becky for their outstanding contributions! Below is feedback from their managers. Working with Kerrie has been an absolute pleasure! She is highly motivated, dependable and always willing to lend a helping hand with whatever is needed....
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    Can Australian employers stop you working from home?

    Here’s what the law says.In Australia, close to 90% of employers have implemented mandatory in-office days, according to a survey of 300 hiring managers commissioned by recruitment agency Robert Half. The survey shows 19% insisting on five days a week, 28% on four days, and 26% on three days. Almost a third of respondents reported...
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    I’m moving for inclusion

    STEPtember merch arrived today, we will wear the t-shirt with pride. STEPtember is a fun and inclusive virtual challenge that encourages you to move your way to 10,000 steps a day – whenever, wherever, and however you like – from 1-30 September. Every 20 hours, an Australian child is diagnosed with cerebral palsy. To donate visit...
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    STEPtember time

    Its nearly STEPtember time, we are proud to be involved in this great campaign year after year, join a community of over 124,000 Australians STEPping it up to help change the lives of people with cerebral palsy. STEPtember is a fun and inclusive virtual challenge that encourages you to STEP UP – whenever, wherever, and however you...
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    Temp vs. Perm

    Hello and Happy Friday, with the start of the new financial year we have seen a spike in temp jobs along with hearing many stories of recent redundancies especially within large organisations. With that in mind there are many different viewpoints on whether or not accepting a temp job is a good idea. Some individuals think of...
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    Temp of the Month

    Elaine is a repeat offender having won this award before, last one back in June 2021. Elaine is someone who is repeatedly requested back by many of our clients, and this has been the case for a number of years now. Elaine simply gets on with her work and can easily work autonomously & with...
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    Temp of the Month Award

    Sara is new to the team but has hit the ground running with wonderful feedback from our clients, one of them say “We have had many temps working for us over the last few weeks and Sara was a standout, she was a pleasure to work with and showed a keen interest, she was kind...
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    <strong>Cover letters the good and the bad</strong>

    Need to come up with a good covering letter? When it comes to writing a winning cover letter, it’s often the little things that add up to make a big difference. A cover letter is all about making a good first impression and giving your job application the best chance of making progress. A well...
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    Temp Job

    This importer is a sales and marketing company of premium beverage brands across Australia, they are both a distributor & importer. Right now, they need additional support in HR to work closely with Employment Hero to ensure they are optimising the platform. This means; updating and writing policies and procedures for new legislative changes as...
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    Temp of the Month Award

    Congratulations Brooke, your cheerful outlook, strong customer service skills and flexibility are invaluable to both us and our clients. Infact your current manager had this to say about you “Brooke is so deserving of this award! She has worked across two of our major events, she is just absolutely lovely and incredibly professional who is...
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    Golden Temp of the Year Award

    We have pleasure in presenting Louise “Golden Temp of the Year” award for 2022, in recognition of the excellent standard of work you provide as a member of our On-Hire Casual Team (Temp Team). Your positive attitude, strong customer service skills and flexibility are invaluable. Infact this is what our client had to say about...
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