Since recently returning to Australia from Singapore, I have been asked how I have found the Asian job market and what’s different to Australia/New Zealand. Often this discussion has been constructed with the intent of assessing how many roles are available and also in the context of what is really going on the Asian and Australasian job markets.

So what are the secrets to getting there than coming back? (I’ll cover the getting back one as we go)

The movement of Australians and Kiwis to global roles are so easy to see given so many are on LinkedIn these days, and we look proudly on the profile photos of our fellow countrymen and countrywomen and see such happiness through success, wealth and opportunities in amazing companies in industries close to my heart such as Retail, Media, Hospitality and Consumer Goods.

They know it’s time to come home…to the greatest place on earth for all the reasons we know …warmth, education, friends, family…. like the best holiday you ever had and want again.

Like the world, everywhere, Australia is changing and becoming more exciting in the world of Retail, Media, Hospitality and Consumer Goods.

There are more opportunities but harder to find as many new retailers open, others close, large Consumer, Media, Hospitality companies restructure constantly, and smaller ones find ways