Chris Callisto Desire Recruitment Retail

From Our CEO, July ’20

Thank you for choosing Desire Recruitment. Just when it seemed like the fog of 2020 was evaporating, the news of Victoria re-engaging Stage 3 restrictions has given us all a reality check. Unfortunately, we're not out of the woods yet. We're not sure we can expect things to ever return to "normal" in the retail industry, but candidates and businesses should know we are here to support them through these uncertain times. There's good news for jobseekers as thousands of jobs have returned to the retail space. Whether you're contemplating change or ready for that next step, we always love…
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5 Steps For Climbing The Retail Corporate Ladder

With online shopping at an all-time high, many seem to think that retail stores could be closing their doors and moving into a full shop-from-home experience. However, the reality is that “in-store shopping is still the preferred retail channel for 82% of Millennials, even the ones who also engage in online shopping” (​smallbizgenius). If you're looking to start a career in retail and climb the ranks of the corporate ladder, here are 5 tips on getting there. 1. Learn the basics Regardless of the industry, it is important that you walk before you can run. Learning how a retail store…
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5 Ways To Be Happier At Work

Feeling dissatisfaction within our work can take a huge toll on our overall happiness. Considering that ​globally,​ we spend 1/3 of our lives working, which translates to ​90,000 hours, it’s crucial that we find satisfaction around our work. If you’re feeling dissatisfied and want to feel happier on the job, here are 5 techniques that can help. 1. Target your dissatisfaction The first step to changing your negative feelings around your work is to admit that you’re feeling them in the first place. If possible, figure out what it is about your job that is making you unhappy. This will…