Archive for the ‘Market Insights’ Category

Has the bubble finally burst in Western Australia?

By Stacey Back • February 28th, 2015

Has the bubble finally burst in Western Australia?  I was recently asked this question by a candidate, who had just returned to Perth after living interstate.  This individual had experienced a similar line of questioning about their home state, from colleagues who had heard endless reports on the poor conditions of our local economy.

How to be strategic and capitalise on current market trends

By Stacey Back • February 10th, 2015

In this month’s post, we discuss the latest recruitment trends, practice areas in demand and specific opportunities available to legal employers and candidates. How can you can capitalise on the current market to secure the best legal talent for your business, or make the right career move?

Legal Market Update – January 2015

By Stacey Back • January 27th, 2015

Happy New Year! We hope you had a restful Christmas and January break and have come back refreshed and ready to kick off the 2015 business year! In the first of our series of posts on the Perth legal jobs market, we examine current market conditions and key recruitment trends for the new calendar year…

2014 in review – reflecting on the year gone by…

By Stacey Back • December 22nd, 2014

Thank you to all my wonderful clients and candidates for their support in my first year of business! I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year. As 2014 draws to a close, I reflect on some of the key trends for the Perth legal jobs market this year. 

How can I secure the best talent in the current market?

By Stacey Back • November 11th, 2014

In a recent post I outlined current market conditions and the fact that we are beginning to see some skills shortages in specialist areas, with competition for top candidates starting to pick up. Read our top tips below to ensure you secure the best legal talent for your business.