Applying for Jobs

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IT Job Searching for Graduates: Tips & Advice.

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on job searching for IT graduates in Australia. As a recent graduate, starting a tech career can be overwhelming, but do not worry – we are here to provide you with essential tips and advice to navigate the competitive job market. Whether you are seeking entry-level roles or looking to …

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Looking for a job in Sydney or Melbourne? Guide to Find Your Perfect Opportunity.

If you are looking for a job in Sydney or Melbourne, did you know Sydney is expected to lead the way in job growth over the next few years, with an increase of 5.7% and the addition of 1.1 million jobs between 2020 and 2024? Meanwhile, Melbourne is projected to see a more modest growth …

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How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search Effectively.

Search jobs with social media

Social media has become an indispensable tool in job hunting, offering users many opportunities to connect with potential employers, find job openings, and build a professional online presence. In this article, we will explore some top tips for using social media effectively in your job search, including leveraging platforms like LinkedIn and X, connecting with …

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The top skills employers are looking for in recent grads

Image of a set of dice showcasing top skills

In today’s employment landscape, having the right skills is crucial for graduates. Employers want to hire individuals who possess the necessary skills and abilities to perform the tasks and responsibilities of the job effectively and efficiently. The right skills demonstrate the graduate’s suitability for the role and indicate their potential for growth and success within …

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What about me? 5 ways to invest in your career

ROI, Return on Investment

Friend of Ribit, Tom Hitchcock, CEO of Purple Patch Consulting, shares his considerable knowledge on helping students and employers hire successfully.

This is the third and final part of the story for our series of articles on the topic of improving engagement between job seekers, including students, recent graduates, those already in the workforce, and employers.

Read on to discover the results of a poll around team vs company culture and 5 things you need in your armoury to invest in your career.

How great is your first impression?

Galah

As a guest writer for Ribit, Fiona McLean, CEO of The Social Index, shares more tips on how to make a great first impression and not come across as a bit of a Galah ๐Ÿ˜Š. Fiona is an innovative, commercially savvy and strategic HR Executive who shares our passion for helping students become more employable and build rewarding careers.

Company Culture V Team Culture โ€“ what culture type are you?

Friend of Ribit Tom Hitchcock, CEO of Purple Patch Consulting, shares his considerable knowledge on helping students and employers hire successfully. This is part 2 of a 3-part series of articles on the topic of improving engagement between job seekers, including students, recent graduates, those already in the workforce, and employers. Introduction In our previous …

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To Hire Successfully, Companies Should Meet Job Seeker Needs.

Friend of Ribit Tom Hitchcock, CEO of Purple Patch Consulting, shares his considerable knowledge on helping students and employers hire successfully. This is part 1 of a 3-part series of articles on the topic of improving engagement between job seekers, including students, recent graduates, those already in the workforce, and employers. Meeting the needs of …

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