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The Advantage of Flexible Workers

The changing face of employment is not just reflected in business structures. It is also changing how employees work. From employees who choose their own hours, to jobs with the potential to work from home or flexible full-time employment. While these are heralded as welcome benefits for employees, businesses might be hesitant at first glance. […]

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Different Industries

What industries use Labour Hire?

Labour hire is its most simple form is the provision of outsourcing employment for both skilled and unskilled, long and short term positions. While typically associated with manual and labour intensive industries, it can also be useful for businesses across a range of different industries within Australia. More and more, Australia’s workforce face is changing […]

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3 Myths About Hiring Exposed

One of the hardest tasks for businesses is hiring new employees. With a number of important areas to consider, this is made even harder by the conflicting advice floating around the industry. Too often this results in an attitude of defeat, where there are no good candidates or that managers are only looking at qualifications. […]

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Bridging the Gap

One of the most common questions both job seekers and employers ask our industry is, “what is the purpose of labour recruitment agencies? Can’t employers source new staff by themselves?” At First Personnel, we believe our purpose is to bridge the gap between businesses with vacancies and job hunters. Accordingly, we deliver several benefits to […]

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4 Misconceptions About Looking for Work With an Agency.

At First Personnel, we are experienced professionals and have heard many misconceptions during our time working in the industry. Misconceptions only keep job seekers from contacting us, which can cause significant disadvantages when looking for employment. To prevent this happening, we have combined a list of the most common misconceptions job seekers have about employment […]

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The Changing Face of Recruitment Industry

Are traditional employment methods like print advertising and labour or recruitment agencies no longer effective? That is a question that at First Personnel we have been asked by companies and job seekers alike. Changes to digital technology has seen many aspects of the recruitment industry recently undergo a transformation. One of the biggest changes is […]

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workplace

The Best Way to Bolster your Workforce

You may have come across the term labour hire already and heard about businesses classified as labour hire companies, but what do these terms mean? Labour hire is the process of contracting employees as they are needed, usually manual labour or surrounding specific projects. These are essentially outsourced employees who are hired on a contractual […]

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Matching employers and employees with a labour hire or recruitment agency

When a perfect match occurs between an employee and an employer, it is an excellent thing. Unfortunately, it is also a rare occasion with most businesses needing to interview a large number of people, simply to find an okay fit. When using a labour hire recruitment agency, it significantly increases the possibility of achieving a […]

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How Can Labour Hire Recruitment Agencies Simplify the HR Process

One of the tasks that take up most time of any HR Department is the recruitment process. Irrespective of whether it is one or multiple vacancies to be filled, the same laborious procedure has to be followed. Not only is this time consuming, it also is a drain on expenditure. For these reasons, many companies […]

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The Role of Labour Recruitment Agencies in the Hiring Process

Labour recruitment agencies play an important role in the hiring process. They are beneficial in different ways to two different clients – employers and job seekers. Agencies provided the link between these two parties saving time, resources and major expenses. For job seekers or those looking to change their career, labour recruitment agencies are blessing. […]

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