Pillars of Power : Australian Job-Seeking made Easy!

Let me tell you a very familiar story about myself and so many of my clients. In 2010 our visa was granted, we relocated from the UK to Australia, and I quickly got a job with the UK-version of my CV, without any pre-networking or even a professional Linkedin Profile. The organisation’s head office was close to home and my daughter’s school, and I was super excited about my new life in Australia. After a few weeks on the job, I learnt that the not-for-profit organisation was about to lose their government funding due to their non-compliance with government regulations,…

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So how do you approach “Tell me about yourself”

The first thing you will usually be asked in a job interview is “So, tell us a bit about yourself”. This is usually combined with “…and why you want this job” or “…and why you think you are a good fit for this job”. Your answers to these initial questions are crucial. This will set the tone for the rest of the interview, so you need to answer them succinctly and confidently. When I do interview coaching with clients, we usually spend a large portion of the session workshopping and practicing the answers to these initial questions. It takes time to…

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KPMG Tax Virtual Experience Program

Hi there! Are you interested in creating a strong impact through Client Services? Are you interested in how KPMG adds value to their clients by finding solutions for their tax and commercial problems? Then the KPMG Tax Virtual Experience Program is for you!  The KPMG Tax Virtual Experience Program is now open for enrollment! Experience life on the Client Services team at KPMG, 100% virtual and open-access. In this program, you’ll get a better understanding of KPMG by: Putting yourself in the shoes of a KPMG professional by adding value for your virtual clients Applying your research and problem-solving skills to advise…

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