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Whether you're a jobseeker or employer, the Robert Half blog is your one-stop destination for tips, advice and insight you can use to hire engaged and productive workers or land a challenging and fulfilling job. We also offer new research about the workplace and the latest insights into the Australian employment market. Learn from Robert Half’s expert recruiters about how you can build a talented team of employees or advance your career forward.

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6 tips for getting hired after a career break

Getting a job can be daunting enough, but it can be even more unnerving once you’ve taken a career break. This article shares six effective tips that can help you increase your chances of being hired following time away from work.

How to answer “What are your salary expectations?”

It’s the most dreaded question in any job interview: “What are your salary expectations?” Unfortunately, it can't be avoided. Follow these five tips the next time you’re asked "What are your salary expectations?"

12 characteristics of an effective manager

Not everyone is a born leader, but being aware of the behaviours and characteristics you need, is the first step towards becoming a more effective manager. In this article, we share 12 qualities that you should be aware of.

Millennials: Workplace rebels or misunderstood talent?

Over the next 10 years, the number of millennials in the workplace is set to dramatically overtake all other generations. Is your business ready for the change? And do you really understand the millennial generation?