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How to form new habits that stick in 5 steps

Finding it hard to make new habits stick? “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Will …

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The 8 job skills that put you in demand now

In the past few months, the impact of coronavirus has been unrelenting and employers have been re-thinking what they are looking for when hiring new …

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What will the return to work look like?

It has been a curious time, to say the least. Still, it has been an excellent time to have a different type of interaction and …

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5 Best Practices for Onboarding Remote Employees

Many companies are redefining what it means to work remotely, with over 68% of Australian employers allowing their employees flexible work from home arrangements. This …

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Female Engineers continue to challenge the status quo in the Built Environment

Society is slowly shifting away from the patriarchal mindset where “males only” are capable of certain types of jobs. We are now seeing an influx …

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Story time: Carrying a powerful advice for 23 years

Once a year, we have the opportunity to start over and do things better than we did the year before. As we enter a new decade, …

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How we survived a 3-day internet outage

Think the unthinkable Over 3 days the last week, Aptus faced internet connectivity issues at our Southbank office in Melbourne. To make things worse, tethering …

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Customer loyalty – Lesson 10 of 10: The basis of my success

Over the past 8 months or so I’ve shared 10 lessons I’ve learned in 10 years of owning Aptus. It’s been a great journey sharing …

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Roofless! Lesson 9 of 10: Resilience

Over 10 years of owning Aptus I’ve learned many lessons however in this blog and video series I’m sharing 10 lessons in 10 years of …

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Leaders are in a position of influence – Lesson 8 of 10: Leadership

In 10 years of being a business owner Ive learned many lessons and made many mistakes. This year as we celebrate our 10th year in …

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Stand up Ian Willett

Ian joined Aptus in Melbourne in April 2013. He joined us with five years of recruitment experience in the UK, predominantly in the rail sector. …

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30% of new starters don’t last 6 months – Lesson 7 of 10: Recruit with retention in mind

In 10 years of being a business owner, I’ve learned many lessons and made many mistakes. This year as we celebrate our 10th year in …

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