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2022-07-20

Wanting To Make a Difference To Someone’s Life? Disability Support Work Might Be Your Ideal Job

By Drake Editorial Team

Disability Support Work is a growing profession that has experienced a significant increase in terms of jobs over the last 20 years. The healthcare and community sector employs over 1.8 million people and is expected to increase to over 2.0 million by 2025. This fast-growing sector now provides a myriad of career opportunities that can be rewarding both personally and professionally.

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2022-06-30

9 Advantages of Hiring the 50+ Worker

By Drake Editorial Team

Research in New Zealand has shown that 59% of older workers are planning to keep working past retirement age. In order to stay competitive in a candidate-tight market, employers should consider ways to source the knowledge and experience of older workers. Here are 9 advantages of hiring the 50+ worker:

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2022-06-01

5 Key Advantages of Diversity

By Drake Editorial Team

It is becomingly increasingly understood that encouraging diversity and promoting inclusion is not only valuable, but a commercially astute business decision. By harnessing a diverse range of talent, companies can build a stronger business and generate increased productivity through a more creative, committed and motivated workforce. 

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2022-03-30

10 Tips to Writing Job Ads in a Candidate Tight Market

By Drake New Zealand

In a candidate tight market, attracting talent can seem like an impossible task, but it doesn't have to be. One tool to help you in your hiring process is how you write your job ads. Here are 10 tips to help you write effective job ads in a candidate tight market.

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2022-03-16

10 Effective Ways to Avoid Workplace Burnout

By Drake Editorial Team

Workplace burnout is a common issue in workplaces today, so here are 10 effective ways to prevent burnout.

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2022-03-02

4 Essential Skills to Master Virtual Selling

By Drake Editorial Team

Sales is evolving – we are moving into the era of social selling, remote engagement of customers and having to negotiation, convert and build business virtually. Learn the 4 skills to master virtual selling.

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