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Jan 1, 2014
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 
The latest people2people news can now be found on our blog.
Dec 11, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

3 Month IT Purchasing Contract Vacancy

 

Let Suhini of our Chatswood office tell you the details of this fantastic short term contract opportunity..

Nov 21, 2013
Category: Career Advice
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Need help nailing a job interview?

 

Molly Barrowclift-Mahon gives simple, easy to follow tips that will help you ace that next interview!

Nov 11, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

This year, the winner of the people2people footytipping competition was Emmanuel Moustos.

Maria Mexis met with Emmanuel to present the tickets for the harbour cruise and premium seating.  A very excited Emmanuel had this to say..

 

Nov 11, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

people2people footy tipping 2013

and 3rd prize goes to...

 

 

Nov 7, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: people2people
 

Fast-growing white-collar recruiter people2people has acquired a small Brisbane agency specialising in accounting and finance roles.

people2people non-executive director and major shareholder Greg Savage told Shortlist the Sydney-based company has acquired 100% of BMW2 Recruitment, a niche agency set up by experienced recruiter Chris McGinty.

Oct 31, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Are you a Payroll Professional with Chris 21 experience?

Let Molly tell you about this exciting temporary opportunity..

 

 

Oct 25, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Immediately Available Temporary Talent for Sydney's North Shore.

Jordan Greville from our contract accounting team highlights the particular skills and strengths for Daniella

Oct 24, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

If you need qualified, hard working and dedicated staff for 3 - 6 months, now is the time to secure the services of a great Working Holiday Maker.

Let Molly introduce you to Amanda, an ACA qualified accountant looking for her next temporary challenge.

Oct 22, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Meet Suhini Wijayasinghe, specialising in temporary business support recruitment for Sydney's North Shore

 

 

Oct 16, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Are you an experienced Financial Controller looking for your next challenge?

Let Molly tell you a little about this exciting opportunity, that is paying $70ph and has the possibility of long term employment

Sep 9, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

There is still time to vote in the SEEK Annual Recruitment Awards, and people2people would love your vote in 2013!

 

 

Aug 14, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Perserverance pays off for this lucky footy tipping winner!

 

 

 

Aug 14, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

The classic 'No Strategy Plan' wins again!

 

 

 

Aug 14, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

This weeks winner, Jan is set to deny her son a free trip to the movies!  Gotta love her style...

 

 

 

Aug 14, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Roosters Fan Wins The Round!

 

 

 

 

Aug 14, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

We had a substantial number of lucky winners in one recent week!  The favourites all came home!

 

 

Aug 14, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Jeremy Lipscombe, Specialist Temporary Consultant, Sydney North

If you are an experienced accounting professional or a client with a hard to fill role, Jeremy would like to speak with you!

 

Jul 29, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Rory is in Sydney a working holiday maker and is looking for contract work in the marketing space. Let Rory tell you why he can add value to your business

 

 

Jul 22, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Tim's win in the people2people footy tipping round was just in time to take his wife out for her birthday..

 

 

Jun 27, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Are you an experienced Legal Secretary considering new career opportunities?  Let Maria Mexis tell you about this exciting new vacancy..

 

 

Jun 18, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 


Slyvia applies a critical eye to her footy tipping choices and will always back the Tigers!

 

 

 

Jun 14, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Another footy tipping win that comes down to luck!

 

 

 

Jun 5, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Due to the upcoming Queens Birthday long weekend, there are amended deadlines for approved timesheets!

 

 

 

Jun 4, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Are you looking for 5 days a week with reduced hours or perhaps 3 days full time in Frenchs Forest?  Let Jeremy tell you about this fantastic opportunity..

 

 

May 29, 2013
Category: Career Advice
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Do you know who has your resume?  Liam Hassell gives you some great advice on how to manage your resume in the market.

 

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Amy guesses her way to winning the round!

 

 

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Hooray!  Something for the fans of the Bunnies to smile about!

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Footy & Fatherhood is a winning combination for Aaron!

 

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Yet again, one of our weekly winners proves that it often just comes down to luck!

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

James is our round winner for Week 6 - and we could not be happier!

 

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Round 4 sees this Parramatta supporter take out the weekly prize

 

 

 

May 24, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Dean, our Footy Tipping Competition Winner for Week 3 is hoping that he has the strategy to take him to the grand final!

 

 

May 21, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Are you looking for a Part Time Accounts Payable opportunity?

Jeremy Lipscombe has a fantastic opportunity based in North Ryde.  Let Jeremy tell you more...

 

 

Apr 8, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Are you an experienced Personal Assistant or Office Manager looking to work in a fast paced dynamic environment? Shannon Flynn is currently looking for someone just like you!

 

 

Apr 3, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Shannon Flynn is recruiting for two roles ideal for graduates looking to kick start a career in financial services!

 

 

Apr 2, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Week 2 for the people2people footy tipping competition sees Emma Ashby winning again!

 

 

Mar 27, 2013
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Sydney Legal Support Market Update

from sam palmer, consultant, temporary legal support

 

 

Mar 26, 2013
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

If you have staff taking leave over this Easter break, people2people can provide quality temporary staff, FAST!

 

 

Mar 19, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

people2people is celebrating Earth Hour in 2013

Will you switch off too?

 

 

Mar 19, 2013
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 


Interview Tips from Liz Jones

Senior Consultant, Sydney West

 

 

Mar 18, 2013
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Week 1 of the 2013 Footy Tipping Competition yields 4 lucky winners!

 

 

Mar 15, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Happy St Patrick's Day!

Irish talent available in Sydney now!

Eve is one of many Irish working holiday makers available for temporary work in Sydney now, just in time for St Patricks Day. You can request temporary staff online

 

Mar 8, 2013
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 


Sarah Reed tells us why finding work or talent on Sydney's North Shore is easier for candidates and clients with people2people's Northern Districts office...

 

 

Dec 18, 2012
Category: Career Advice
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 


Is it time for your performance review?  Find out what you are worth in the Sydney market!

 

 

Dec 5, 2012
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

people2people is thrilled to announce that Bianca Luck is returning to where it all started - the temporary & contract accounting market.  Let Bianca tell you in her own words...

 

 

Dec 3, 2012
Category: Career Advice
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

In this weeks video update, Liam Hassell, manager of our contract accounting recruitment team gives an up to date review of the market.

 

 

Nov 27, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Week 2 in our video series has Paul Crook, a consultant from our Temporary Business Support Services gives some great pointers on how to get the best out of temping.

 

 

Nov 20, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

people2people is launching a new video series to inform candidates of hot new vacancies, give helpful interview tips and to give up to to date job market updates

 

 

Nov 19, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Manda Milling
 

A record turnout for the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge and for people2people!

 

 

 

Oct 8, 2012
Category: Market Trends
Posted by: people2people
 

Are the stats starting to reveal a change in the way people are securing work?

 

 

Sep 3, 2012
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Babies, babies and more babies

It's baby season at people2people, or should that be babies2babies?!

 

 

Aug 22, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

This is a team that takes footy tipping very seriously indeed!

 

 

 

Aug 22, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Kelli confesses she knows nothing about football, but some lucky tipping sees the weekly win go her way!

 

 

Aug 22, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Peter has taken out a weekly prize two years running!

 

 

 

Aug 22, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

A dedicated follower, Ron predicts a Sharks vs Bulldogs final and with the Dogs at the top of the ladder, he may just be right!

 

 

Aug 22, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

The secret to Irene's success? Know the game, use technology wisely and trust your intuition!

 

 

Jul 26, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

A well deserved win for a Tigers supporter!

 

 

 

 

Jun 19, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

This weeks winner is a die hard Rugby League fan who picks with his head and his heart!

 

 

Jun 1, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

This week we had another surprised (and delighted) winner who admits that she made some very lucky guesses in her footy tips!

 

 

Jun 1, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Supporting the Warriors has paid off for Tina, this is her second win in the people2people footy tipping competition!

 

 

Jun 1, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Diniwati is a long time Manly supporter, and in 2012 her loyalty has paid off!

 

 

Jun 1, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 
There were two lucky weekly winners in Week 8 - Jacyna Olles and Peter Porter - congratulations!
Jun 1, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

This year's NRL season is working out well for our first time tippers!

 

 

Apr 27, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Clement Luk of Downstream Marketing proves that you don't need to be a die hard fan to come out on top!

 

 

Apr 27, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Week 5 of the people2people footy tipping competition saw two canny ladies take the top prize.

 

 

Apr 3, 2012
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Sarah Reed brings Riley in for his first visit

 

 

Mar 30, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: people2people
 

Mad Men at SEEK.

 

Mar 28, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

First instincts when tipping can make you a winner!

 

 

Mar 26, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 


Three years of persistence has finally paid off!

 

 

Mar 20, 2012
Category: General
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

What are you willing to do to save the planet?

 

 

Mar 15, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 


The winner of week 2 in the people2people footy tipping competition is a die hard Bulldogs fan with a plan for winning!

 

Mar 14, 2012
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

The p2p footy tipping competition is bigger than ever in 2012 and with a perfect score in round 1, Adrienne is going to be hard to beat!

 

Jan 17, 2012
Category: people2people news
Posted by: people2people
 

The legal team at people2people partner with Careerone and last week we were on 2UE Radio. Here is the audio of the mention. Would you be interested in the job if you heard this on the radio?

Oct 24, 2011
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Manda Milling
 

people2people in the winner's circle

 

Oct 10, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

people2people footy tipping competionWell it has been a fiercely fought competition for footy tipping glory but we now have our winners. Congratulations go to Joe McGuire, Scott Jacobsen and Henry Liong.

 

Oct 10, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Brooke Bellinger - p2p footy tipping winnerIn a last ditch dash for glory, these three tippers finished the season on a high but it wasn't enough to take them into the top three spots.  But a weekly winner is still a winner, so they can be pleased with their efforts.
Sep 27, 2011
Category: General
Posted by: people2people
 

Share and compare with salarysiite! The new way to benchmark your own or your team's salaries.

Sep 25, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 

Over 800 Footy fans tip their favourite teams every week in the people2people footy tipping competition. Here is a collage of the 2011 winners including the three major prize winners. Congratulations!



Sep 23, 2011
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: people2people
 

Volatility next exitOur recent survey of both employers and jobseekers reveals quite a big difference in how hiring intentions are affected by recent market volatility.

 

Sep 9, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Courtney Adam from KPMG is a people2people footy tipping winnerOur recent winners give away their tipping secrets.  It turns out the reason for my failure is thinking too much!

 

Aug 22, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Lynley Webb - people2people footy tipping winnerOur winners in rounds 16 and 17 had very different strategies.  One tipped from the heart – staying loyal to the teams he loves; and the other, you could say, tipped against the heart – tipping against the man she loves!


Aug 12, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Jane Beason - p2p footy tipping winnerPatience paid off for our two winners in round 15.  Peter Danaskos and Jane Beason have both been regular tippers from the start of the p2p competition and were thrilled to come away with the weekly prize.

 

Jul 28, 2011
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: liz jones
 

I’ve often heard about the quarrels that can arise in the recruitment world when talking about candidate ownership and I must admit I’ve never really been exposed to it too much... until now.

Jul 15, 2011
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

people2people in the Tough Bloke ChallengeOn a clear, crisp Sunday a fearless group of seven people2people recruiters took on the ultimate outdoor challenge in Appin, NSW.  The Tough Bloke Challenge, as it is called, is a gruelling 6km off-road run that combines the challenges of cross country running, obstacles, mud and water.

Jul 14, 2011
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Career DevelopmentDoes a higher salary always motivate people to accept a job offer?  At first reflection you would think the answer would be "Yes", especially considering the current climate where politicians are emphasising cost of living pressures.  But it turns out it's not all about the money - well at least not all the time!
Jul 6, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Joe Guida gives away his secrets to success in the people2people footy tipping competitionAs we hit the middle of the season we're starting to see a bit of hustle and bustle on the leaderboard, but with a few familiar names staying strong on page one. This is when your wild cards will make all the difference - don't squander them away as I have done!
Jun 22, 2011
Category: Market Trends
Posted by: people2people
 

Watch the June 2011 market update video by people2people Director Mark Smith.

  

Jun 21, 2011
Category: Market Trends
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 

Fair Work AustraliaFairwork Australia has announced a 3.4% increase to award rates.  Want to find out more?

 

Jun 20, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Catherine Rowe presents Chris Ford with movie tickets for his people2people footy tipping winAfter more than 50 punters picked a perfect round in week 8, things returned to normal and the games were obviously a lot harder to pick in weeks 9 and 10.  However, Judii Eldred, Chris Ford and Guy Tucker were equal to the challenge and took home the prizes.
Jun 16, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Stephen Escott - 1 of the "Round 8 Fourteen" in the people2people footy tipping compApparently footy tipping isn't that hard after all!  Round 8 saw a whopping 58 people tip a perfect round and when we took the margins into account we came out with 14 winners.

 

May 31, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Rose Wilson - round 7 people2people footy tipping winnerRound 7 saw three of our tippers - Paul Stubbs, Rose Wilson and Paula Galea - collect weekly prizes.  No one picked a perfect round this week but 7 out of 8 was enough to see them win the round.
May 11, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Shannon Barlow p2p footy tippingRound 6 saw 4 tippers take out the weekly prize and the "p2p footy fixing" rumours are bound to continue considering I was one of the 4!  This was just in time as I had been languishing down in the 600's and had nearly given up hope!

 

Apr 14, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Kirsten Garrett wins round 5 of p2p footy tippingSome might say the 2011 people2people league tipping competition is rigged! This is the third week this year where a staff member or relative has been the top tipper.  Whilst Kirsten was one of eight others who tipped a perfect round, her margin was spot on.
Apr 13, 2011
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Manda & Flying Foxes running mate, Jane in the 2011 Canberra MarathonOn a cold, wet and windy Canberra morning....

On Sunday 10 April, I realized a long held dream and completed my first marathon at the Canberra Running Festival. This was the end of a long journey interrupted by injury, illness and the 2010 event being cancelled, four weeks prior!

Apr 7, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Umar Cheema wins round 4 of p2p footy tippingCongratulations to Umar Cheema of Avnet Partner Solutions who picked the round, collected 11 points and two movie tickets. So how does he do it?

 

Mar 31, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Martin Benson with sons, Ollie and FreddieRound 3 was a week of upsets, but Martin Benson must have known something we didn't as he still managed to tip 7 out of 8 games.

 

Mar 25, 2011
Category: Career Advice
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

p2p coupleIn today’s age of electronic everything, network mania, digital do-alls and image transformations there’s nothing like the good old policy of  “check it one more time” before hitting send.  Let me explain.

Mar 22, 2011
Category: General
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
Earth HourThe people2people logo is green for a reason; we are conscious of our carbon footprint and committed to doing our bit to tread lightly.  Once again we will be supporting Earth Hour by turning off the lights and computers on Saturday 26 March.  We're also encouraging our staff to do their bit from home by turning out lights and appliances for an hour from 8.30pm. 

 

Mar 17, 2011
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
p2p footy tippingThe 2011 footy tipping competition will be hotly contested within the people2people community, with over 700 avid fans (and occasional supporters!) registered. Jemma Lyttle and Dominic Gressier are leading the way as our round 1 top tippers.  The perfect round eluded us all with early upsets, but Jemma and Dominic both came close, picking 7 winning teams.
Feb 2, 2011
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Super Bowl 2011After spending over 6 years living in the USA, with 3 male sports fanatics who hailed ESPN as the only ’worthwhile’ channel to watch, together with my husband’s family who discreetly rallied together to send me whatever merchandise they could find of their treasured NFL team the ALMIGHTY Green Bay Packers, I realised there was no point in fighting it.

Feb 2, 2011
Category: Career Advice
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Business ManWhy do you get interviews but never get the job? What's an employer really looking for? Why do you always think of the right answer straight after an interview? 

Jan 19, 2011
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

people2people reception - 261 George st, SydneyAs people2people enters its sixth year, we have moved to our new offices at Level 6, 261 George Street Sydney. A combination of expanding staff numbers and a need to occupy a building where the air conditioning actually worked, we made our decision in July 2010 to make the move.

Jan 14, 2011
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

Baby Jasmine LuckWelcome our newest addition to the people2people family: Baby Jasmine Luck!

 

 

Dec 8, 2010
Category: people2people news
Santa & Reindeer playing poolLast Friday people2people fielded an international team at the CareersMultiList Christmas pool party.  Unfortunately this was not a bikini and board shorts affair, but the other type of pool.  
Dec 1, 2010
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
p2p team legal on the Sydney Harbour Bridge ClimbOur legal support team has had a sensational year consistently placing candidates into new roles and setting team records and personal bests along the way.  To celebrate their success the girls decided to take on a different challenge – the Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb.
Nov 19, 2010
Category: people2people news
Posted by: people2people
 

people2people SARA Award winner 2010In a gala evening at Dolton House in Sydney people2people were announced as the Best Medium Generalist Recruiter.

 

Nov 17, 2010
Category: people2people news
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 
people2people team in 2010 JP Morgan Corporate ChallengeWith our biggest team ever assembled, people2people once again proved themselves to be worthy competitors in the 5.6 km 2010 JP Morgan Corporate Challenge.  With a selection of ’old timers’ and ‘newbies’, we had quite an international flavour to the team this year.
Oct 28, 2010
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: Lisa Johnson
 
business peopleOver the years I have read a lot of articles about PSA agreements from the agency perspective.  Articles about the benefits of getting onto a PSA, or bemoaning the low fees that large companies demand for the pleasure of being able to supply.
Oct 21, 2010
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: Shannon Barlow
 

I Quit!Yesterday I was diligently working my way through reviewing job applications when my boss calls out from around the corner, “Don’t you think it’s about time we had a new blog?” To which I irately yelled back, “Well if you hadn’t had me doing all this other stuff that’s not even my job, then maybe I’d have time to blog!” 

Sep 30, 2010
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: Kimberly Kaminski
 

Immigration stamp

“I’ll only look at companies that will offer me sponsorship…”

This phrase has become a rather common belief among the many working holiday makers I meet. 

Sep 22, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
p2p footy tipping thumbnailAlthough we are still enjoying Finals Football, the 2010 edition of the people2people NRL tipping competition has come to a close. With just over 600 entrants this year, we ended up having a very close competition in the end. With some serious prizes on offer, the final weeks were a real nail biter!
Sep 6, 2010
Category: people2people news
Posted by: people2people
 
Dry July 2010July was a challenging but beneficial month for many of the p2p team who participated in Dry July this year.  By seeking sponsorship to stay off the booze - or buying "Golden Tickets" to pay for the privilege - we were able to raise much-needed funds to support adults living with cancer. 
Aug 18, 2010
Category: Market Trends
Posted by: people2people
 
The unemployed line up for free coffee & donutsThis morning I received an email from ERE.net - this is an American HR website and it quite often publishes ‘posts’ that are interesting from a recruitment point of view.  Today the good people in the US are up in arms about job advertisements that have appeared with lines like ‘The unemployed need not apply’. I am attaching a link Here so you can go and read it for yourself
Aug 4, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
Congratulations to our weekly footy tipping winner, Joseph Carlino from Ford Land. Joseph was a bit surprised with his win but attributes the success to his team Manly who had climbed into 4th position on the ladder.
Aug 3, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
Caroline Meyer from Macquarie Telecom & Catherine Rowe from people2peopleCaroline Meyer, HR Business Partner for Macquarie Telecom, took out the p2p footy tipping comp for round 19. Her secret to success: start with the bulldogs, immediately pick their opposition and then gamble on each game from there!
Jul 28, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
Judy Mammone - p2p footy tipping winner week 18Congratulations to our week 18 wine winner! Judy Mammone of Cue Clothing has come through as the strongest tipper this week.  By her own admission, Judy knows very little about Rugby League and invests only a few seconds each week putting in her tips.
Jul 26, 2010
Category: people2people news
Posted by: people2people
 
Dry July bannerAt people2people we like to do our bit for the community and give something back when we can.  We are once again supporting the Rotary Club’s Circus Quirkus fundraising project. 
Jul 14, 2010
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: people2people
 
boardroomMy two cents worth this week is more of a mini rant than anything else. I’ve been going through job applications where I’ve included selection criteria questions and it amazes me how many candidates answer these filter questions inappropriately.
Jun 23, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
Maria Agrisano from Precision GroupThe lucky Crooked River Wine winner for round 8 of the people2people footy tipping competition is Maria Angrisano from Precision.  This is Maria’s first time in a footy tipping competition and she is thoroughly enjoying herself, currently sitting in 84th position out of a possible 668!
Jun 17, 2010
Category: people2people news
Posted by: people2people
 
Dry JulyNext month the team at people2people will be giving their drinking arms a well earned rest and supporting a worthy cause by participating in Dry July.  If you haven’t heard of Dry July, it’s the charity fundraiser that challenges you to give up the booze for the month of July whilst raising money for adults living with cancer across Australia.
Jun 10, 2010
Category: Employer Experiences
Posted by: people2people
 
PerformanceWith the recruitment market picking up and a candidate shortage quickly becoming a reality, you would expect the benefit of using a recruiter to come from their consultative approach and knowledge of the people that they are representing.  Still it never ceases to amaze me when I hear stories of recruiters and their bad habits.
Jun 9, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
Christine Carter - p2p footy tipping winner week 7Congratulations to Christine Carter from Qantas who was the top tipper for Round 7 of our Footy Tipping Competition. Christine’s key to successfully tipping is to not study the formal papers but to just go with the team she thinks will win.
Jun 8, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 

Vince Mandile from FedEx receives his prize from Elizabeth PunshonCongratulations to Vince Mandile from FedEx for being the week 6 winner in our NRL footy tipping comp. As a passionate football supporter Vince was quietly confident with his tips and was pleased to receive a bottle of Crooked River Wines for his efforts.  

Jun 7, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 

Crooked River wines - Gerringong, NSWMandy Goodman from Combined Training & Consulting was our winner for week 5. Mandy mentioned that they were very busy offering specialist OHS training programmes to companies and that she often called on her husband to select the winning teams.

May 17, 2010
Category: Market Trends
Posted by: people2people
 
Career DevelopmentThe economic downturn has led to a change in priorities for both employers and employees.  Results from PreVisor and ADP’s Global Assessment Trends Survey late 2009 show that managing the performance of the current workforce is the highest priority for HR in 2010.
May 16, 2010
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: people2people
 
HandcuffsSome of our clients conduct criminal background checks as a standard part of their hiring process.  Recently a hiring manager came to me and asked what their grounds were for conducting a police check as she believed only government departments such as child services or the police were able to access the information.
Apr 30, 2010
Category: Candidate Experiences
Posted by: people2people
 
Man sitting on roadRecently we advertised a role for a Junior Office Assistant, offering $35K + Super. From that advertisement, we received an overwhelming 172 applications for the role. After filtering through the resumes, ranging from high school graduates to overseas residents from an array of backgrounds and experience, we were only able to determine 27 potential candidates that were worth screening for the role.
Apr 19, 2010
Category: Candidate Experiences
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Business team walkingEarly signs in the past six months show promise for job market recovery, but as businesses start to come up for air are candidates also confident of a buoyant market ahead?
Apr 16, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
Dean Sheeran receives prize from Kaden KennedyCongratulations to Dean Sheeran of Global Forex Trading who is this week's lucky wine winner.  Dean, an Aquarius who enjoys bird watching and collecting pizza boxes, was at first reluctant to reveal the secret to his winning formula.
Apr 6, 2010
Category: Footy Tipping
Posted by: people2people
 
India Jolly with Crooked River WineBy her own admission, our Week 3 winner India Jolly from PricewaterhouseCoopers knows very little about rugby league. One week, India considers the colour of the jerseys, another week her tips are based on the general good looks of the players.
Apr 1, 2010
Category: Market Trends
Posted by: people2people
 
Newspaper on heater - p2p imageLast week saw much of the world participate in Earth Hour including people2people. We ensured that on Saturday night our lights were out and any unneccessary appliances were switched off.  This year we also conducted a survey, asking our clients and candidates their views on how the environment and environmental credentials affects decisions when choosing an employer.
Mar 31, 2010
Category: people2people news
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Sydney City Women's Oztag TeamLast weekend one of our people represented Sydney City at the NSW Oztag State Cup - well actually, it was me.  The tournament was held over three days in (very) sunny Shell Harbour.  It was the first time Sydney has entered a women’s team and although we came home without a win, it was a great experience.



 

 
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