Consider moving to Townsville, North Queensland if you’re looking for work, as this Australian city’s job market has never been hotter. With Townsville’s thriving industry and tech scene acting as a big magnet, hiring is up over 14% from last the same time last year (2019).  Rental vacancy numbers are getting tighter as the attraction…

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Government unveils legislative reforms to casual work BY Mark Rosanes 07 Dec 2020  Article from HRD – Human Resources Director The Federal Government is set to introduce to sweeping changes to the country’s industrial relations laws, which are expected to have a profound impact on the more than 2.6 million casual employees in Australia. Under the…

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Mining Scammers have appeared, to take advantage of jobseekers There are always people looking to make a quick buck off the unsuspecting.  The Mining industry is attractive and these companies claim to be able to HELP you get into the industry if you pay them some money $$$$ To be clear, it is a criminal…

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Townsville Region Jobseeker Rate over 14% According to official data, Townsville region has over 16,000 jobseekers, that despite a variety of region wide skills gaps, cant seem to find a job.  Townsville official 12 month unemployment rate remains steady at 6.8%, while the “covid unemployment rate” is higher.  The number of jobs in Townsville has…

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This article is from the Townsville Bulletin issue of Friday, 25 Sep, Tony Raggatt. TP Human Capital managing director Clayton Cook The number of people in work in Townsville increased about 4 per cent to 113,600 people, latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics show. While monthly regional jobless rate data is unreliable, the…

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In his book “The Mathematics of Marriage” John Gottman talks about an experiment he conducted with over 400 newly married or engaged couples. The couples were observed by Gottman and his team completing a simple task together like a jigsaw puzzle, a word game or even just shooting baskets with a little ball. Based on…

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Townsville Bulletin Newspaper clipping with article

Jobseekers in Townsville can look forward to their best prospects for finding work in seven years, according to recruitment specialist Clayton Cook. TONY RAGGATT, Townsville Bulletin, January 4th 2020.  Click here for online article JOBSEEKERS in Townsville can look forward to their best prospects for finding work in seven years, according to recruitment specialist Clayton…

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room hire TP human Capital

Demand for our Room / Venue Hire has increased as many hospitality venues close Tuesday 24 March This is a quick update regarding our training / conference room hire availability.  We have been taking additional calls for venue hire as other venue options continue to close under the Coronavirus-related Public Health direction regarding Non-Essential business…

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The economic impact of coal mining is huge for regional communities says recruitment professional Clayton Cook of TP Human Capital.

IF coal mines were closed or new developments prevented from opening, the employment and economic impacts for communities like Townsville would be massive, a recruitment professional says. TONY RAGGATT, Townsville Bulletin. January 15, 2020.  Link to story IF coal mines were closed or new developments prevented from opening, the employment and economic impacts for communities…

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