August 2018 Newsletter

16 Aug 1571 Views
Click here to see the August 2018 newsletter from Kingscroft Consulting.     Blog Posted by Garry King, Director – August 2018 Garry King is an Executive Recruitment Consultant, Owner and Practice leader at Kingscroft Consulting. Garry has been in the recruitment industry for 23 years, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to help both candidates… View Article

The key to staying confident during your job search.

02 May 1212 Views
Photo by Olu Eletu on Unsplash According to Art Markman, in a recent article that appeared in the Harvard Business Review, the key to staying confident during your job search is by focusing on the process, not the outcome. “Not long ago, I had the chance to speak to a networking group for job seekers over the age of… View Article

Making Money Out of Manufacturing

22 Dec 2195 Views
It is not unusual for us to hear from the media or our own networks that Manufacturing in Australia is “under the pump”…increasing energy costs, jobs moving overseas, economies of scale not being available in Australia, expensive labour. Despite the negativity there are major success stories e.g. Resmed, CSL, ZIP.  In all manufacturing companies there… View Article

The Bad, The Good and The Ugly ….

18 Sep 1850 Views
 These thoughts came to me as I was lying in bed at 5:00 this morning contemplating how much longer before I had to get out …. I was thinking about the different experiences my sister has faced in the last couple of days having been retrenched from her job last Friday. She loved her job, her… View Article

Hidden Unemployment – Hidden Treasure

09 Mar 2432 Views
According to the Bureau of Statistics unemployment in Australia in January was 6.4%. If you are a mid level to Senior Executive or Professional in job search mode your experience may make you think that this statistic understates the true picture. Indeed the way the statistics are put together misses a lot of people who… View Article