Asset Recruitment Blog

Returning to work following parental leave

Posted by : Shaye Radford May 6, 2019 9:00 am

Nothing can prepare you for becoming a parent – not to mention the ...

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Market Update: Waikato’s recruitment scene

Posted by : Carmel Strange April 30, 2019 10:50 am

Waikato is one of the fastest growing regions in the country. The ...

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Remarkable Women: Judy Davison

Posted by : Rachael Griffin April 15, 2019 8:10 am

With 22 years at Asset Recruitment and 10 years specialising in executive recruitment under her belt – Judy Davis...

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No more 90-day trial period – what’s the alternative?

Posted by : Marcelo Sosa April 3, 2019 5:14 pm

The impending second stage of changes following the passing of the Employment Relations Amendment Act 2018 will come into play from 6 May this year. On the agenda for change is the 90-day trial period. Implementa...

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Top tips for surviving your first day

Posted by : Paula Jorgensen March 11, 2019 12:48 pm

Your first day at a new job can be pretty nerve-wracking. Meeting everyone, learning their names, trying to learn the ropes and wanting to make a good first impression. Asset Recruitment’s Permanent Recruitment Specialist, Paula Jorgensen draws on her recent exp...

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Recruitment agencies – what I’ve learned

Posted by : Rachael Griffin March 6, 2019 11:38 am

From her first job straight out of school, employment while on an OE and then a temping role that turned into an eight-year stint as a national manager. Asset Recruitment’s Rachael Griffin, shares her experience with recruitment agencies and what she’s learned...

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Taking the stress out of recruitment

Posted by : Judith Bright February 28, 2019 2:24 pm

Dredging through the CV’s and Cover Letters of potential new employees can be costly and time consuming. Two of the biggest issues companies generally face with the hiring process of new employees are budget and time. It can also be very stressful. Particularly ...

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Retaining top talent

Posted by : Carmel Strange February 12, 2019 1:48 pm

Waikato is enjoying good economic growth and unemployment is low. What does that mean for the recruitment scene? Is the retention of top talent as-simple-as a salary increase in today’s job-seekers market? Carmel Strange, Asset Recruitment’s Manager and Temporary Recruitment Specialist, ...

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Gearing up for one of the busiest job searching times of the year

Posted by : Judy Davison December 7, 2018 10:58 am

The recruitment scene is predictably slowing down in the build up to the summer break. If you haven’t already, now’s a great time to start reviewing your staffing options for next year, writes Judy Davison, Asset Recruitment’s Executive and Permanent Recruitment Specialist. ...

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The New Year is a good time for a change

Posted by : Judy Davison December 6, 2018 2:25 pm

What will it be next year? A new exercise regime, taking up a new sport, learning a new language? With the New Year only weeks away it’s a great time to start thinking about your career goals for 2019.  In fact, during my two decades in Waikato’s recruitment scene, t...

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