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Why 'high touch'​ trumps 'high tech'​ in recruitment 

Posted By Ravi Roa,
17/06/2020 00:00 AM
When it comes to applying for roles, candidates have a lot more options now. "Candidates love spending hours filling in online application forms." Said no-one ever. It's time for some truth-telling....

"Too many blokes on the team"​: how do we move the needle for women in telco?

Posted By Ravi Rao,
16/06/2020 00:00 AM
Telecommunications has come a long way, but it takes time to change attitudes with people who have been in the industry for years. A recent report (from the Australian Computer Society) showed...

Who is representing your brand? How to choose a recruiter for your business

Posted By Ravi Rao,
14/05/2020 00:00 AM
If you have a recruiter that is 100% invested and focused on your business, then the candidate journey will be well managed.   If I was looking to assess a recruitment agency for my business...

The three-point checklist to attract better candidates in the telecommunications industry

Posted By Ravi Rao,
08/04/2020 00:00 AM
Telecommunications in Australia is such a small and niche industry, and understanding how your brand reflects in the open market is essential to attracting and retaining new talent.  What would...

A vision for strong cybersecurity

Posted By Ravi Rao,
30/03/2020 00:00 AM
A vision for strong cybersecurity You cannot protect what you cannot see. That’s the premise behind this article, which encourages us to challenge our basic assumptions and rethink how we treat...

Top 10 Most Common Types of Cyber Attacks

Posted By Ravi Rao,
23/03/2020 00:00 AM
Top 10 Most Common Types of Cyber Attacks Do you know the most common forms of cyber threat? This piece from Netwrix identifies the top ten and how each one works.

The four surprising reasons why telco executives miss out on roles

Posted By Ravi Rao,
04/03/2020 00:00 AM
Executive-level roles are few and far between in the telco space and competition is fierce for these jobs.  I've seen highly talented individuals with exceptional experience miss out to...

The urgency to treat cyber security as a business decision

Posted By Ravi Rao,
20/02/2020 00:00 AM
The urgency to treat cyber security as a business decision Security and business leaders are demanding improved data and understanding of the cyber security landscape.  This Gartner report...

What can you do when your internal recruitment team stops delivering?

Posted By Ravi Rao,
04/02/2020 00:00 AM
There are lots of reasons why internal recruitment teams stop delivering, and it’s not always the internal team’s fault.  Imagine this scenario: your project is only days away but your internal...

Top 10 Cybersecurity Trends in 2020 - including the skills gap

Posted By Ravi Rao,
25/11/2019 00:00 AM
The hot topics that are shaping the world of cybersecurity in 2020 - with the demand for cybersecurity skills right up there at number two. I feel the Cyber Security skills shortage is very present in...