5 Mobile Apps for Staying in Touch While on an Australian Working Holiday

Australia may feel light-years away from much of the world, but that doesn’t mean you should have any problem keeping in touch with friends and family while you’re on your working holiday. Technology makes keeping in touch easier than ever, and there is a wide selection of mobile apps that will do wonders for any homesickness you may experience. Here are… Read more →

How to Find a Place to Live While on an Australian Working Holiday

Moving to Australia on a working holiday visa? You’ll need a place to live, of course, and, with competitive housing markets in Australia’s major cities, this can be a tricky task. But don’t fret! With no time, you’ll be snuggled up in your home sweet home down under. I share five tips for finding your ideal accommodation in Australia on… Read more →

What Is the Typical Format of Resumes/CVs in Australia?

New to Australia? Looking for work? The good news is, job opportunities abound down under. The bad news is the format of resumes may be something completely different from what you’re used to back home! I explain some of the key features to look out for when constructing a CV for an Australian job in a post for the AussieWorkingHoliday.com… Read more →

Is Your Social Media Usage a Red Flag for Employers & Recruiters?

Is Your Social Media Usage a Red Flag for Employers & Recruiters?

Have you considered how your online presence could be interfering with your job search? With 91% of employers reporting that they use social media to screen job candidates, your internet profiles could be under serious scrutiny. A recent survey uncovered the biggest red flags for recruiters, and I explore four of these. Have you committed any of these errors online?… Read more →