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As a specialist in your field, do you have what it takes to advance your career to the next level? Do you know what skills and experience you need to achieve to reach your dream job role? We aim to help you answer these questions and more, by sharing insights from the experts at Hays as well as industry experts who have forged a successful career in your chosen profession. We have built a unique catalogue of reports which we invite you to explore and participate in a comprehensive learning experience relevant to employees, jobseekers and hiring managers.

Download our latest recruitment industry reports online to further your expertise when applying for a role, or sourcing candidates. In our collection, we share tips and advice on popular career choices for engineers, architects, marketing directors, finance leaders and more.

In addition, the Hays Journal and Hays Jobs Report offers substantial insights and observations on the latest skills in demand and recruitment industry trends in your industry or profession which makes for interesting reading. For further information on these topics download free copies of these reports online or speak to a member of the Hays team today.

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Credit Manager report

What qualities make a great credit manager? Download the Hays report online. 

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Volume Hiring Trends in 2022

Discover 8 trends that will elevate your volume hiring strategy and help you overcome current challenges. 

The most in-demand skills

Knowing what skills are needed can help guide your future career and ensure you remain in employment.

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Hays Journal

Our bi-annual publication providing insight and news for HR, recruitment professionals and hiring managers.

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Payroll Manager report

We investigate the common characteristics to identify what it takes to be a Payroll Manager. 

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What it takes to be an EA

We spoke to over 500 EAs across Australia and New Zealand to uncover what it takes to be an EA.

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What's challenging today's finance leaders?

In this report, we provide insights from industry leaders into the current status and future direction of the finance profession.

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DNA of an HRD

Career paths can vary, but those who become Human Resources Director share something in common.

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DNA of a CIO

This report gives aspiring CIOs an insight into what it takes to reach the top job in IT.

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DNA of a CFO

We spoke to 500 CFOs across Australia and New Zealand to uncover their DNA.

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DNA of a CPO

Today’s procurement leaders operate in a world of continuous change, learn what it takes to succeed.

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The Modern Engineer

How can Engineers adapt to the rapidly changing world of work in order to remain current and employable?

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Role of an Architect

We surveyed 200+ architects and industry leaders to explore the ins and outs of the profession.

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Road to Construction Manager

Working in the construction industry in Australia can be a rewarding challenge. 

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Cyber Security Talent report

We look at the sources of, and the market for, cyber security skills and what organisations can do to find top talent.

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DNA of a Marketing Director

At this pivotal time for marketing, it’s no wonder that candidates frequently ask us about what it takes to forge a successful marketing career path.

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