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Tips to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Stand Out

In today’s competitive job market, a strong LinkedIn profile is essential for showcasing your skills, experience, and professional brand. As one of Auckland’s leading recruitment firms, Lowie Recruitment understands the importance of standing out in a sea of profiles and how candidates seeking white collar roles can optimise their LinkedIn profiles to attract attention from […]

Important Update on Changes to the Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV)

Immigration New Zealand recently announced a swathe of changes to the accredited employer work visa (AEWV) that may affect your international recruitment strategies and employment of foreign workers in your organisations. As the landscape changes, it is essential to stay informed and be prepared for these modifications. The changes primarily affect Australian and New Zealand […]

10 Powerful Job Tips to Secure a job in 2024

In today’s competitive job market, it’s essential to have a strong personal brand and effectively market yourself to potential employers. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting your career, these 10 tips will help you stand out and increase your chances of landing your dream job in New Zealand. 1. Research the Job Market […]

Working Under the Close Contact Exemption Scheme

Close Contact Exemption Scheme Lowie Recruitment is registered as a Critical Service under the Close Contact Exemption Scheme. If you are deemed a Household Contact, you can still work with Lowie Recruitment. During the Omicron response, critical workers who are identified as Household Contacts, that are asymptomatic and employed by a Critical Service provider, are […]

7 Reasons to Become a Santa

Santa at the mall with a child

The Top 7 Reasons to Become a Santa Every year as the Christmas season approaches, Santa begins to appear in retail stores, malls and events all around New Zealand. If you have thought about getting a job as Santa but you want to learn more, we have prepared a list of reasons why you shouldn’t […]

A Day in the Life of a Mall Santa

A Typical Day of a Mall Santa Santa’s role at the mall is to sit on his throne surrounded by his elves and meet hundreds of kids that eagerly wait in line to meet Santa and find out If they have been naughty or nice. During the course of the day Santa will get to […]

3 Ways You Can Ace In-person Interviews

How to Ace In-Person Interviews We all know that a job interview is an important meeting, but how we prepare for it can make or break the chance of getting hired. Whether you are applying for an entry-level position or a senior role, it is likely that there will come a time when you have […]

5 Tips for Onboarding a New Hire

Onboarding A New Hire Knowing how to onboard a new hire is important for them and ultimately for your business. An employee’s initial impression of their job, organization, and manager determines how engaged they are in the workplace, so you need to focus on the right things to effectively onboard new employees. New hires joining […]

4 Tips on how to calm your second interview jitters

It’s the high-pressure situation you’ve been dreading: a second interview. You’re not sure what to expect, but you know you want it badly and are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job. This leads to some very real interview anxiety, particularly if you’ve had a bad experience with an interview in the […]