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Harvest Human Resources Blog
July 26, 2018 | General
According to the City Of Greater Geelong’s Community Profile, Geelong’s population is changing, not just in size, but the demographic profile continues to shift and diversify also. At one end of the spectrum we are an ageing population with people aged over 65 years of age predicted to increase by 43.7 per cent by...
July 17, 2018 | Applying For Jobs, Career Choices, Careers Expos, Getting A Job
As a rule I’m pretty happy in my job but some days are just exceed expectation and last Friday (the 13th of all the lucky days) was one of those. We (Harvest) had the privilege of scoring the best gig in town, working with a cross section of driven migrants and refugees at the Multi-Cultural...
July 10, 2018 | General
I am grateful that I have work and my work continues to grow … but it’s a double- edged sword, as a career consultant I also feel sad and a little frightened that so much of my recent work has come about because of other people’s employment woes. There are several distinctive groups I am...
July 2, 2018 | General
Geelong has been an attractive location for many of our larger organisations and many of these have come in the health and insurance sector. We have witnessed the growth of TAC. NDIA now staff over 700 employees in the region and the first week of July saw 813 employees descend into WorkSafe’s new headquarters. Let’s...
June 25, 2018 | General
I recently caught up with the Economic Development Unit of COGG (Enterprise Geelong as we’ve known it for the last 5 years). This unit: – Supports Small Business – Assists Companies To Thrive in our Region, and – Is looking towards innovative means by which it can assist organisations gain and develop its workforce, both...
May 24, 2018 | General
“If it is a good morning, which I doubt.” – Eeyore I’m stirring from sleep and that wretched noise my phone makes to get me up is offensively louder than usual, my eyelids are heavy but I can already tell, ….. it’s cold, It’s grey and it’s wet. Making the transition from summer to winter,...
May 17, 2018 | General
Recently I had the pleasure of facilitating the May Geelong HR Roundtable “Making Transformation Stick”, which focused on how to make sure the business objectives behind structural changes are realised. The roundtable, hosted by Harvest Recruitment, included HR professionals from a variety of sectors including retail, healthcare and education, all exploring new ideas and diverse...
May 10, 2018 | General
Sarah Lowes Fernando, Harvest Temporary Recruitment Lead The Harvest Recruitment and Human Resources team is very excited to announce the addition of Sarah Lowes Fernando to our Recruitment team as Temporary Recruitment Lead. As Harvest’s newest recruit and temporary recruitment extraordinaire, Sarah will be able to help you with any and all industrial staffing...
May 3, 2018 | General
We were delighted to have Carol Morley from Entheos Consulting facilitate the Geelong HR Roundtable. The session was a higher order discussion that covered transformation and debunked some of today’s buzzwords in HR including Operating Models (whether it refers to all things an organisation does from people, management, systems or if it’s the process of...
April 23, 2018 | General
I have been incredibly lucky over the course of my career to work with amazing people and made many friends on my journey. I have also, on occasion, rubbed people up the wrong way and witnessed others do the same, especially as a newcomer. I thought I would share an anecdote to help put you...