Category: Challenging the Usual

How I’m Managing Life and Work in 2020: I’m Looking on the Bright Side!

Working from home

Life has changed unimaginably in the past couple of months, and most Australians – regardless of whether we’re 24 or 74 – have never experienced anything like it. Last month, […]

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How I’m Managing Life and Work in 2020: It’s Getting Better!

Life has changed unimaginably in the past couple of months, and most Australians – regardless of whether we’re 24 or 74 – have never experienced anything remotely like it (pun […]

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How I’m Managing Life and Work in 2020: It’s a Smoosh!

Managing life and work in 2020

Life has changed unimaginably in the past couple of months, and most Australians – regardless of whether we’re 24 or 74 – have never experienced anything remotely like it (pun […]

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The Big 4 Employee Learning Styles and Why You Should Know Them

The Big 4 Employee Learning Styles and Why You Should Know Them. Our learning style will always be a little different to the person sitting next to us. This is an important consideration for all managers because our ability to teach make a huge difference to the productivity, efficiency, and engagement we achieve

As a teacher in my previous life, I still remember the sounds of rambunctious teenagers running through halls and laughter erupting in the classroom whenever someone cracked a joke. But […]

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Seeking a New Job? Don’t Rely on Online Job Boards This Year

Seeking a New Job? Don’t Rely on Online Job Boards This Year. If you plan to seek that perfect new job this year, keep in mind that job boards are unlikely to be your ticket. Many employers simply don’t use them anymore, and this is why… HorizonOne Recruitment Canberra David Harrington

Once upon a time, recruitment was all about relationships. Without the internet, employers relied solely on their networks and those of recruiters, who spent their days building real relationships with […]

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What’s Your Fave Canberra Cool Down Spot?

What's Your Fave Summer Dining / Drinking Spot?

Summer is well and truly upon us! Last year we asked the team to share their favourite spot to get out and about in the Canberra sun! This year, given […]

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Don’t Let Your Next Star Be the One That Got Away

You still remember the interview. The firm handshake, the smiles and the things they said. From the minute they walked in you knew it was meant to be. The perfect team member became the one that got away. Losing the ideal candidate can be a heartbreaking experience, especially in today’s competitive jobs market. Alan Larby HorizonOne Recruitment Canberra

You still remember the interview. The firm handshake, the smiles and the things they said. From the minute they walked in you knew it was meant to be. Yet somehow, […]

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5 Embarrassing Questions You Should Never Ask In An Interview (+ 2 Bonus Tips)

5 Embarrassing Questions You Should Never Ask in an Interview (+ 2 Bonus Tips)

You just got called for an interview and you’re pumped: you really want the job, and you’re keen to make a fantastic first impression. If you’ve been in an interview […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Being a Scribe

Who can be a Scribe? Great scribes can come from many different backgrounds with a range of skills and experiences. We often find however, that former Australian Public Service (APS) […]

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People vs AI: Is Recruitment at Risk?

People vs AI

Automation powered by artificial intelligence (AI) is on the rise, with people in all industries questioning their relevance as we head into the next decade of tech advancement.   We see […]

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3 Months On: My Light Rail Experience

Canberra's Light Rail

Almost 3 years after it was first announced, Canberrans took their first ride on the highly anticipated and controversial light rail. Living in Canberra’s northern suburb of Harrison and working […]

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