Asset Recruitment Blog

Changing times: a look at current trends in Waikato’s post-COVID recruitment market

Posted by : Judy Davison October 30, 2020 1:00 pm

Judy DavisonWhen it comes to recruitment, election years always make for interesting trends. Throw into the mix a global pandemic,

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Resetting after redundancy

Posted by : Judith Bright September 11, 2020 1:02 pm

Judith BrightIf you’ve been made redundant, you’re not alone. In the first half of 2020,  it’s reported almost

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Hiring in the current market

Posted by : Carmel Strange June 9, 2020 2:04 pm

Carmel StrangeThere is no guidebook for what just happened. The past few weeks have affected different businesses in different wa

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Are you waiting for the ‘perfect’ candidate?

Posted by : Judy Davison March 4, 2020 12:25 pm

Judy Davison If you’re finding it challenging to recruit the ‘perfect’ candidate for your advertised position, then you are not alone. Talk to

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‘Don’t judge a book by its cover’ – the importance of background checks

Posted by : Cara Armstrong February 4, 2020 11:34 am

Paula JorgensenBefore you confirm an offer on a house, you get a building inspection report, when you’re buying a car, the necessa

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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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Waikato’s innovative business approach attracts high calibre job seekers

Posted by : Judy Davison September 3, 2018 11:37 am

No longer just the farming capital of New Zealand, Waikato’s penchant for encouraging innovative, privately owned business is attracting top level talent, writes Judy Davison, Asset Recruitment’s Executive and Permanent Recruitment Specialist.

I feel for those Hamilton

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90-day trial period set to bring change to businesses in Waikato

Posted by : HGB June 11, 2018 10:48 pm

The New Zealand Government’s decision to restrict the use of the 90-day trial period for large businesses adds an extra dynamic for many Waikato organisations. We take a look at what this change means. Earlier this year, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced businesses with more than 19 emplo

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Top five perks of permanent employment

Posted by : Cara Armstrong June 11, 2018 10:25 pm

Are you self-employed but considering permanent employment? Perhaps you’re a freelancer but looking for more job security. There are many benefits to taking on a permanent job. Our recruitment specialists look at the top five. Waikato is home to a diverse range of industries an

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