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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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Competing for a job? Here are 6 easy ways to stand out from the crowd

When you apply for a job, how do you differentiate yourself from other candidates? What makes you not just suitable, but desirable to employers? Here are six tips on how to stand out from the crowd in today’s competitive job market.

7 receptionist skills that can impact an entire company

Receptionist skills go well beyond being able to meet and greet. On National Receptionist’s Day, we celebrate these unsung heroes of the workplace with a close look at how much of an impact they really make.

3 signs your work buddy could become a frenemy

Many of us fall victim to the workplace frenemy: a person who harms your professional life, whether through malicious intent or as a result of their single-mindedness. Either way, know how to spot one and you’ll be much better off.

Are you causing self-sabotage to your career?

Have you ever had the feeling that things are consistently going wrong at every new job in your career? Sometimes you are often quick to point the finger at someone else, but could it be self-sabotage? In this article, find out why issues may be arising and how you can put an end to them once and for all.