Category: Career Advice

From Contracting to Permanency – Highlighting Success

Alex Boughton & Sarah Tamasi - HorizonOne Recruitment

Since starting with HorizonOne on an initial 3-month contract, Alex Boughton has consistently proven herself a highly valued member of her department, seeing her awarded Contractor of the Month in […]

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How the upcoming election affects the Canberra Jobs Market.

How the upcoming election can affect your career

In May 2019, Australians will head to the polls to vote for their preferred political party. But the impending federal election has more widespread effects in Canberra, with changes to […]

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9 Powerful Tips for Contracting Through a Recruitment Agency

9 Powerful Tips for Contracting Through a Recruitment Agency. Many contractors enjoy the flexibility of contracting – working in a role for a specific period of time before taking on a new contract in a different role or company. Sarah Tamasi HorizonOne Recruitment

Recruitment agencies are more than a place for superhero recruitment consultants to work every day…they are also usually an employer for contractors. A contractor is someone who is engaged to […]

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What? Why? Who? All Your Security Clearance Questions Answered

The need for a Security Clearance is pretty common in Canberra, with numerous Australian Public Service (APS) and private sector positions noting them as a position requirement. But do you […]

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7 Ways To Make An Impact In Your Job Interview

7 Ways To Make An Impact In Your Job Interview

When you apply for a new position, chances are there’s a whole bunch of people with similar qualifications and experience going for exactly the same role. Essentially, that’s the purpose […]

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How to Map a Path to your Ideal Career

How to Map a Path to your Ideal Career. Working in a job that doesn’t excite you is like cooking a meal you don’t like eating…every day. by Lucas Walker, Senior Consultant HorizonOne Recruitment Canberra

Where do you want to be in life? It’s a question we often forget to ask ourselves as we struggle to keep up with the everyday demands of work, family, […]

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How To Create A Success Culture

Success! It’s a word that, even on its own, can make us feel energised, joyful and motivated. According to the Collins Dictionary: Success is the achievement of something that you […]

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4 Hot Tips for Transitioning into the APS

Sarah Tamasi - Recruitment Manager - HorizonOne Recruitment - Living in Canberra, it’s unlikely you’ll go your entire career without at least contemplating joining the Australian Public Service (APS).

Living in Canberra, it’s unlikely you’ll go your entire career without at least contemplating joining the Australian Public Service (APS). As Australia’s capital, we have more public sector jobs available […]

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Career Secrets: The Person in Control… is You!

Career Secrets: The Person in Control… is You!

Your job plays such an important role in your life – it not only provides the money you need to survive and enjoy life, it also allows you to follow […]

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Get Out What You Put In – Choose a Career that Rewards Success!

Get Out What You Put In – Choose a Career That Rewards Success! - Deanna Klouth. Specialist Human Resources, Marketing and Communications Recruiter at HorizonOne Recruitment speaks about...

Have you ever wondered if the career you’ve been searching for may not be where you thought it was? That’s exactly what happened to me. For over five years, I […]

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Is the Grass Really Greener? Evaluating a New Job Offer

Evaluating a New Job Offer - Is the Grass Really Greener?

Contemplating whether to take a new job offer can be exciting and terrifying. The lure of a brand new office, with a new team, a new job title, and possibly […]

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When a Recruiter Calls… Do’s & Don’ts

When a Recruiter Calls... Do's & Don'ts HorizonOne Recruitment Canberra Career Advice, how to handle a screening call Deanna Klouth

When you’re in the market and seeking a perfect new role, it’s likely that you’ll find yourself on the receiving end of a recruiter screening call at some point. Whether […]

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