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  • Young Professionals Forum 2018 – Key Takeaways

    Posted on : 19 Oct 2018

    Young Professionals Forum As part of our Parity Plus initiative, we held our first Young Professionals Forum event featuring an amazing panel consisting of: Emily Wu, Group Product Business Partner at AIA Ashton Jones, Head of Investments, Retirement and New Propositions at TAL Peri Sandford, Digital Campaigns and Content at Marsh We also had Managing Director at Parity Consulting, Vi...

  • Taking Control of Your Career – A guide by Parity Consulting

    Posted on : 27 Oct 2017

    As part of our Parity Plus value-add offering to our clients and candidates, we hold an annual Career Strategy Day - partnering with leading Career Specialists including: Lucy Singleton - Personal Branding Specialist of Your Spark Margot Andersen - Owner and Director of talentinsight Victoria Butt - Managing Director of Parity Consulting   Our Career Strategy Days involv...

  • Preparing for an Interview – A Guide by Parity Consulting

    Posted on : 5 Oct 2017

    As part of our Parity Plus value-add offering to our clients and candidates, we have put together a comprehensive Interview Guide to assist those who may have an interview coming up, want to brush up on their skills or to understand how to deal with a counter offer. We have put this into a flipbook for some light reading for those looking to start preparing themselves for a change in 2018! Cl...

  • Career Strategy Day 2017 – Key Takeaways

    Posted on : 7 Sep 2017

    As part of our Parity Plus value-add offering to our clients and candidates, it was our great pleasure to host Parity’s annual Career Strategy Day on the 30th of August. With leading Career Specialists Lucy Singleton, Margot Andersen and Victoria Butt leading the seminars, the feedback from the day has been very positive and once again this event has proved to be one of our most successful and...

  • Parity CV Templates

    Posted on : 13 Jun 2017

    Are you starting to look for new opportunities? Perhaps you are in need of assistance or direction in terms of how to format your CV. Have a look at our CV template examples for Product and Marketing. CV Template Product CV Template Marketing For further information, please contact us to speak to one of our specialist consultants. Contact us on info@parityconsulting.com.au or +61 2 8016 ...

  • Career Strategy Day 2016 – Key Takeaways

    Posted on : 23 Sep 2016

    As part of our Parity Plus value-add offering to our clients and candidates, it was our great pleasure to host Parity's annual Career Strategy Day at the end of August.  With leading Career Specialists Lucy Singleton, Margot Andersen and Victoria Butt leading the seminars, the day was a huge success, with lots of leading market content and group interaction - the feedback has been fantastic! A...

  • How To Deal With Counter Offers

    Posted on : 21 Jun 2016

    How To Deal With Counter Offers Description Counter offers are common in today’s market where talented applicants are becoming scarce. In many cases, companies suffer a “knowledge gap” when people leave and it is costly for them to hire and train new employees. You will need to make a difficult decision, particularly as there can be ties which make it harder to leave a familiar environme...

  • 10 “Get Ready” Tips for an Interview

    Posted on : 9 Jun 2016

    Job seekers often focus on ensuring that their CV is well presented and will make an impact - but how often is personal marketing or personal branding considered? According to Elise Mah Chut, Brand Marketing specialist, "you have less than 3 seconds to make a positive first impression". With only 3 seconds to make a positive, lasting impression, how can you ensure you maximise this opportunity? ...

  • Top 8 Interview Tips for Marketing / Communications Professionals

    Posted on : 15 Feb 2016

    Expectations are at an all-time high, whether it’s in your current role or a potential new role.  This also translates to the interview process and your preparation for these meetings are paramount. The connection you have with the interviewer remains a significant part of a successful result.  But with these increased expectations, you have to do so much more to demonstrate your ability to...

  • Top 8 Tips to prepare for an interview in Product Management

    Posted on : 18 Jan 2016

    Expectations are at an all-time high, whether it’s in your current role or a potential new role.  This also translates to the interview process and your preparation for these meetings is paramount. The connection you have with the interviewer remains a significant part of a successful result.  But with these increased expectations, you have to do so much more to demonstrate your ability t...

  • Questions to Ask in an Interview

    Posted on : 15 Jan 2016

    Questions to ask in an Interview The importance of formulating your own questions for an interview cannot be emphasised enough. They are a key tool to help you better understand the organisation, the role in question and the priorities of the hiring manager in relation to the role. The right questions will help you get better perspective on the suitability of the role and engage your interviewees...

  • Competency Based Interview Questions

    Posted on : 13 Jan 2016

    Competency Based Interview Questions Competency based or behavioural job interview questions are based on the premise that past behaviour is the best predictor of future behaviour, and that is why they are so often asked by employers during a job interview. The golden rule when you’re answering competency based interview questions is to always talk around 3 things: Context, Action, Result ...

  • Preparation and Knowledge Gathering for an Interview

    Posted on : 13 Jan 2016

    Preparation and Knowledge Gathering for an Interview Interview preparation is one of the key contributors to your success when interviewing for a new role.  It provides you with a strong level of understanding about the organisation you are interviewing with as well as the actual role and the interviewers. At Parity, we believe that you should put at least 3 hours of preparation into any inte...