Talent announces the roll up of its UK/Europe operations

Talent is delighted to announce that Talent UK has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Australian based Talent International Holdings. Talent had previously established itself in the UK via a joint venture in 2014 whereby it took a 50% stake in an existing company founded by Jonathan Butterfield and the UK management team. Chairman Richard […]

Earn 20,000 Velocity Frequent Flyer Points*

Earn 20,000 Velocity Frequent Flyer Points when you sign a contract with Talent. Talent is offering 20,000 Velocity Points to contractors who sign a new agreement before 31 July 2018* Velocity Points can be redeemed on flights, holidays and a range of other home, lifestyle, leisure and entertainment rewards from brands such as Bose, Sodastream, […]

Talent wins gold in HRD’s 2018 Employer of Choice Award

Today, Talent was awarded the Gold Medal in HRD’s 2018 Employer of Choice Awards (Medium Employers category). Talent is also a Top Performing Company in the categories of Reward and Recognition, Diversity and Inclusion, Remuneration and Career Progression. The Employer of Choice Awards are voted on by employees at each nominated business. Those that achieve […]

Talent Unleashed – Startup City #8 Paris

Vive la revolution! Incubé, Innové, Exité A revolution is sweeping the streets of Paris. Whereas Robespierre and Danton put the ancient regime to the guillotine – today’s tech visionaries are putting the business establishment on notice, as a wave of entrepreneurs and innovative ideas run riot in this city of extreme passion. Traditionally, France has not been […]

Tech in sport: the best is yet to come

The Commonwealth Games has kicked off on the Gold Coast and it’s a great example of collaboration between technology and sport. The last time the Games was held in Australia (Melbourne, 2006), there was no WiFi. Facebook was in its formative years and Twitter had just launched. The 2018 Games has a private, high-speed network […]

A Record Month for Talent

March was an incredible month for Talent with the team hitting records for permanent placements and contractor numbers. With a longstanding reputation for delivering quality service (evidenced by our recent award wins), outdoing ourselves is no easy achievement. But with hard work and dedication, we proved that we can always aim higher and reach further. […]

Three Peaks Challenge update: a little rain couldn’t stop Team Talent’s Parade

3 peaks challenge

  While the rest of us enjoyed a relaxing weekend, 11 dedicated Talent staff summited three Australian peaks to raise vital funds for at-risk youth. Their effort – and it was an effort battling hail storms and 110 kilometre winds – was in support of Whitelion’s Three Peaks Challenge, a trekking adventure that conquers three […]

4 in-demand tech skills companies will look out for in 2018

tech skills in demand

2018 is here, and it’s a time for new beginnings. For many, this will mean a change in career. Some candidates might even decide to get into tech contracting to take advantage of the increased opportunities and flexibility it comes with. With the new year, however, also comes a different set of in-demand skills in […]

3 tips for a successful contractor job application

Successful job application for contractor

When you decide to make the move into tech contracting, you’ve got to think about all sorts of things. Setting yourself up as an independent business, training yourself up in necessary skills and dealing with the financials will all come high on your to-do list, but you should also give a lot of consideration to […]