Private Practice v In-House: Is the grass greener?

Written by Marianna Tuccia – Principal Consultant, Legal Professional & Nicholas Brown – Legal Recruitment Resourcer l Sydney, NSW Are you thinking of making the move in-house? The allure of no time sheets and the promise of a better work/life balance is enough for a lot of lawyers to make the move in-house. However, before…

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Flat Shoes and Tattoos

Written by Alison Dart – National General Manager What do you do when you have secured an interview for a professional services firm but you never wear heels and even more perplexing what do you do with your visible cool university tattoo Do you pretend to be some else or should you be open about…

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7 Top reasons why candidates move on from their current position

Written by Kara Plummer – Legal Professional Consultant 2017 remains a candidate short market for law firms in the Australian market. The market is a competitive one and it’s likely that candidates may be interviewing for more than one role. You need to do what you can to secure good candidates. A crucial first step…

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What to do when it’s time to look for a new job? These 5 steps can make a big difference to the outcomes

Written by Erin Horan – Legal Support Consultant (Temp) 1. Perfect your CV Your CV is your first impression so make it count. Keep it short – 2 pages is enough. The reality of today’s job market is recruiters and HR can receive up to 100 applications for 1 position, so most don’t have time…

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