Author: MCR

There’s no denying the existence of the gender pay gap. Women are at an economic disadvantage and despite the rhetoric around breaking the glass ceiling, it seems more intact than ever. The gender pay gap is the result of social and economic factors in society that...

It’s the burning question: what’s next for the Australian job market? Following three waves of the pandemic, numerous lockdowns, and the borders reopening, the job market has changed a lot over the past couple of years. Currently, jobs are aplenty and if you’re in the market...

Excelling in an interview requires solid preparation. Here we delve into how to answer government job interview questions.   What can you expect in a government job interview?   If you apply for a job with the NSW government, your application will go through a suitability assessment. As part of...

You might have heard of the STAR method, but do you know how to use the STAR method for interviews? The STAR method is designed for job seekers at the interview stage. It’s a technique that helps you give concise answers that highlight your accomplishments and...

It’s a hot topic: what’s happening with Australian wage growth? Earlier this month, Anthony Albanese delivered on his promise of a minimum wage increase. But is this the only increase we can expect? What are the factors that affect Australian wage growth? Here, we break it down, looking...

Have you considered how EOFY might affect your career? Here we answer: Is EOFY the best time to look for a new job?   EOFY and the job market   EOFY brings fresh activity to the job market. After January, July is the next busiest time in the job market,...

While it’s sometimes assumed poor mental health at work stems from personal issues, workplace inclusion can seriously affect how a person feels. In fact, the presence of workplace inclusion has the power to impact mental health positively, while the absence can do the same negatively. Here we...

If you’ve been experiencing challenges making a great hire, the problem could lie with your recruitment strategy. For great talent, cast a wide net.   The current market   Across the board, demand is outstripping supply and organisations holding out for dream local candidates have stiff competition. Pools of exceptional...

Divas on the Green (2022) is a unique women's networking event involving fun, fireball, and a little bit of golf. As the photos show, MCR had a blast. Better yet, this event raises much-needed funds for Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service and the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation.   Divas on...