Should You Consider a Job in Hospitality?

July 3, 2018 6:15 pm

Lots of opportunities are opening up for hospitality staff across Australia and New Zealand. This is because hospitality venues are having trouble finding suitably skilled staff to service growing visitor needs. According to the ABC, Australia’s hospitality industry is facing a skills shortage of 75,000 people over the next five...

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Application to Placement

June 25, 2018 2:16 pm

You would think that in a world with so much technology and faster communication, things would take less time… well that’s not always the case. Over the last ten years, Frontline Hospitality has been recruiting positions in the Hospitality industry and we have measured how long it takes from the...

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Top 5 Challenges Facing the Hospitality Industry

June 4, 2018 5:12 pm

Times are tough in the hospitality industry as growing numbers of cafés, bars and hotels compete for the consumer dollar. Yet it’s also an exciting time to work in this expanding sector – if you’re aware of its demands and prepared to keep up with changing trends. Here are five...

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Search Vs Advertising – Where do we Find Candidates

May 31, 2018 4:11 pm

With LinkedIn, Indeed, Seek and Recruiter and Company databases, there are now multiple places candidate’s data is stored. As such, to find the best available candidates, now more than ever “searching” rather than advertising is becoming more and more important. Frontline Recruitment Group regularly tracks this trend away from advertising...

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Why Choose a Recruitment Agency over an Employment Agency?

May 9, 2018 11:17 am

At first glance, employment agencies may seem to offer job seekers more than recruitment agencies. After all, employment agencies work on behalf of the job seeker. They will assess you, discuss what you want and try to slot you into available vacancies. For candidates seeking quality, long-term roles in hospitality,...

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Top Interview Tips for the Hospitality Job Seeker

April 6, 2018 5:04 pm

Great news! You’ve scored an interview for that coveted hospitality job. But what you do now determines whether you land the role, or go back to scouring the job ads. Sound preparation gives you the best possible chance of standing out as top candidate. Here’s our selection of top hospitality...

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9 Tips to Improve Your Hospitality CV

March 9, 2018 2:21 pm

With so many good hospitality candidates out there, it’s important to know how to catch a recruiter’s attention immediately – and hold it. This is where your hospitality CV is a vital tool. It should, ideally, make you stand out as a key candidate the recruiter can’t afford to miss....

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3 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Hospitality Job Interview

February 6, 2018 3:02 pm

If the very thought of an hospitality interview fills you with dread, step back a moment, breathe, and read our guide on classic hospitality interview mistakes to avoid. Knowing what not to do will help you feel more prepared to tackle your next interview with confidence!   Mistake 1: Forgetting...

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The Benefits of Relocating

January 9, 2018 11:00 am

Hospitality is a great industry for those looking to advance their career, and being willing to relocate can help you move up the career ladder faster.   In many cases, relocation can have a number of benefits for your career, including: 1. More job opportunities 2. Job and financial security...

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The Role of Video Interviews in Hospitality

November 16, 2017 5:08 pm

Hospitality employers are increasingly using video interviews to identify top candidates. Use of the medium helps filter out poor communicators and highlights hospitality candidates with strong verbal skills and great personalities. No matter how good a candidate might look on paper, nothing beats seeing and hearing them ‘in the flesh’....

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