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    Helpful tips when engaging with a new recruitment provider

    As a recruitment agency these are some of our helpful tips we have put together. These will help to ensure everything runs as smoothly as it can and that the best possible candidates are presented to you in the shortest amount of time. Provide a detailed job specification as well as advise any additional benefits...
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    Recruitment vs Talent Acquisition

    It’s important to have a viable talent sourcing / recruiting process in place. This brings to mind a question about the differences between recruitment and talent acquisition which are often confused with each other. Let’s take a look at the subtle differences between the two processes that are both key to finding top talent and...
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    How to write a resume for the job you want

    We are featured in the latest issue of Peninsula Living Magazine. We would like to support those that have become unemployed due to covid by providing resume and interview advice. We thought we would share some useful tips to use when updating your CV, we hope you find them helpful. As Recruitment consultants we are...
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    June Temp of the Month

    Congratulations Pricilla Carlessi, our Temp of the Month for June. Pricilla is one of our temporary staff members that continues to receive outstanding feedback from the host employers. We even had one company ‘s HR Manager ask for another ‘Pricilla’ as they were using her as the benchmark for another employee. Pricilla has been a...
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    Returning to the office & Working from home

    Kim Seeling Smith recently released an article stating that 20 to 30% of employees would like to be able to work from home as their primary location. The statistics show the same figure for those who see their primary location as the office environment. Then you’ve got a middle portion who sort of fluctuate between...
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    Northern Beaches Local Business Awards

    It’s that time of the year again and I am sure you are just as surprised as we are. We love this time of year, supporting and recognising local businesses. It’s been a tough year for many so more than a good reason to do your part and vote for your favourite local businesses. We...
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    Reinventing You – The time is Now!

    We really enjoyed listening to Dorie Clark, Author, business professor, and coach. She learned to be a master at reinvention after she lost her job after 9/11. In the years since, she’s written a number of books, including one called Reinventing You. It’s one of a few she’s written on business, entrepreneurship and branding. She’s...
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    Working from home: Deductions you can make

    Have you been working from home during COVID-19? While working from home has its benefits, there may be extra expenses incurred. These can range from printing costs to the need for more internet data and perhaps even additional equipment.There are two different ways to claim deductions for additional running costs you incur. Costs you may...
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    Northern Beaches Art Prize 2020 – Online

    This year’s Northern Beaches Art Prize (formerly Warringah Art Prize) is adapting to current times of social isolation during COVID-19 and is being hosted online.  The 2020 art prize invites artists and designers to submit digital artwork in the format of a digital postcard that responds to the theme Postcards from the Home, dr...
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    Why do so many new starters leave within 90 days?

    We all know how stressful recruiting can be, it doesn’t matter if you are the recruiter, the hiring manager, the CEO or the applicant. But why when recruiting is so stressful do a staggering 30% of new employees leave within the first 90 days? Well Jobvite have looked into this and they have found the...
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    Conversations during COVID-19

    Emma has been a long term temp of ours at Peninsula Personnel. She stopped working for us in February to move to South Africa with her boyfriend who secured a work contract there. They were planning to live in South Africa for the next 1 ½ years. Emma and her boyfriend went to South Africa...
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    Do you have a staff recognition program in place?

    If not now might be the time to implement one as most KPI’s, targets and budgets for 2020 will have to be thrown out the window as they will be totally unrealistic and unachievable. So rather than recognising sales achievements maybe we should put the emphasis on staff effort & performance overall while also resetting...
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    Virtual Grace Gala Night

    Join us and many others on Saturday 13 June. It’s lining up to be an incredible evening for this years’ Grace Gala, a virtual night in! We invite you to put on your best frock (or favourite PJ’s) and enjoy a night of live entertainment and raise funds for the Grace Centre for Newborn Intensive...
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    Temp of the Month

    Congratulations Emily Smith, our Temp of the Month for the month of May. Emily has been with her host employer for over 12 months as part of their Administration Team. They praise Emily for her hard work, her supervisor states, ”Emily has been the best find for us. We’re so lucky to have her”. Emily...
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    Northern Beaches Community & the easing of restrictions

    We are so pleased to see a number of restrictions easing, allowing Northern Beaches Council to reopen some of our beloved pools, playgrounds, outdoor gyms and skate parks. It is great to know that as a nation and as a community we have done the right thing and hugely reduced the rate of COVID-19 infection....
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    Updates to JobKeeper and unpaid pandemic leave

    The JobKeeper scheme has been amended to support the implementation and operation of the JobKeeper wage subsidy scheme. These changes are temporary and will end on 28 September 2020. As we already know the JobKeeper scheme helps employers significantly affected by coronavirus to keep paying their employees, by providing a subsidy administered by th...
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    Returning to the Workplace

    We are hopeful that with the easing of restrictions we will see a little business confidence return. We are already planning to be back in the office from June. We have taken this time to focus on those ‘work in progress’ tasks and really had a great outcome. We want to be ready to move...
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    Mastering Time Management

    Ok, we have the set up right but now we need to make sure we are working well, have the systems in place so we can focus and set appropriate boundaries that accomodate to our family and lives. These will be unique to you and your needs, you get to create it yourself with some...
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    The New Business Casual

    I think we can all say the ironing pile has been scarce in the last few weeks. It does seem odd not having to dress up for a day in the office.  We have spent our lives dressing formally (to be taken seriously), but with everyone working from home, casual attire has become the new...
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    Staying at home this Anzac Day

    lest we forget For the first time in almost a century, streets will be empty across Australia this Anzac Day. With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing services and marches to be cancelled, and residents urged to stay home, it will be a very different Anzac Day. Australians are being encouraged to stand at the end of...
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    Christmas Countdown! Less than 10 weeks to go!

    Happy Monday Everyone! Just a brief note to let you all know that the Peninsula Personnel office will be closed for the Christmas period from Friday 20 December 2019 and reopening on 06 January 2020. From Lisa and the Peninsula Personnel team      ...
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    Community Event 8th May 2019 Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea

    Everyone Welcome from 7.30am Guest speaker 10am Peninsula Personnel 30/22 Fisher Road Dee Why    Lily Gubbay is a volunteer Cancer Council Community Ambassador and will be speaking on the day to share her inspirational story to provide hope, comfort and courage to others whose lives have been touched by cancer and to raise awareness...
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    Peninsula Personnel supports International Women’s Day

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