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The skills you'll need to succeed
14 Nov 2018
The nature of the modern workforce is changing and it’s both interesting and a little daunting to think about the types of roles that will be available to us in the future. Automation and artificial intelligence are estimated to displace between 400 milli ...
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What is a Group Training Organisation
2 Nov 2018
If you’ve been thinking about hiring an apprentice or trainee, you’ve probably come across the term Group Training at one point or another. But what does it actually mean? A Group Training Organisation (GTO), recruits an apprentice or trainee and places ...
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Common mistakes to avoid on your job application
12 Oct 2018
When you are applying for a job, the employer will make their first impression of you based on the quality of your application. On average, recruiters only spend six seconds reviewing each application, so simple mistakes like spelling and grammatical err ...
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How psychometric screening can help build a safe culture
11 Oct 2018
In recent years, HVTC has adapted its recruitment process to incorporate psychometric screening tools that help assess whether a candidate is suitable for the role at hand. One of these tools is the GeneSys Health and Safety Indicator (HSI) assessment, w ...
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Celebrating railway - past, present and future
11 Oct 2018
South Maitland Railways will open up its East Greta Junction yard to visitors this December to commemorate 100 years of incorporation and 125 years since the running of its first train.
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