About Laura Hogan

Laura has a background in communications with a Master of Arts in Journalism from Dublin City University. She has been living in Sydney for the past three years and joined PeopleScout at the beginning of 2017. With a background in HR recruitment, Laura is thoroughly enjoying recruiting across corporate functions at Lendlease. She is a horse racing enthusiast and a keen Oztag player.

The Cover Letter Gets a Thumbs-Up!

Some might say that cover letters are pointless and a thing of the past, but are they? I quite like to skim-read a well-thought out, concise cover letter. If it is put together correctly, it should quickly show that you are the ‘right’ person for the job and entice the reader to give your

By | November 8th, 2017|Categories: Before the Interview, Opinion, Resume Tips|0 Comments

Back to Basics: First Impressions

So, you’ve applied for the job, and now you’re waiting to hear back. This can be a testing period in the process, where you anticipate the prospective employer will get in touch, but you are conscious that more hopefuls will be counting on the same. Either way, you need to be prepared for the

By | July 19th, 2017|Categories: Before the Interview, During the Interview, Talking to Recruiters|0 Comments