Category: Controversy Corner

Are private recruiters benefiting from the public service freeze?

Are private recruiters benefiting from the public service freeze?

Stop the press. Shred the CV. We have a recruitment crisis on our hands. But wait: if you want a job in the Canberra public service, hit up a recruiter. […]

read more…

Resume fraud – Identifying the truth!

For those not familiar with the case, Andrew Flanagan was hired by Myer in June this year to the senior position of Group General Manager for Strategy and Business Development. […]

read more…

146,000 Vacancies, 14 Million Applications – You Do The Math!

HorizonOne Recruitment You do the math

The LNP Federal Government’s newly unveiled unemployment policy has heralded considerable backlash in the media and from opposition leaders who have criticised the idea as poorly researched, and lacking in […]

read more…

No release or non-ongoing extension fees?

One of the more controversial practices emerging nationally and even within Canberra is asking recruitment firms to commit to long-term contractual agreements that specify that no further fee will be […]

read more…