We wish to advise that HB Training has been sold to an external party and is no longer attached to the HB Group. Our Recruitment, Labour Hire, Payroll Services and HR Consulting Divisions will continue to operate as usual. Thank you to all our valued training clients and trainees who have supported our business over the past 14 years. Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can be of any assistance in the future. We wish you all the best for the future.

Thank you!
Julie Kerin and the HB Group Team.

HB Group

Helping businesses and individuals to grow and develop

HB Group is a service-oriented Recruitment and Human Resources Services business situated in Toowoomba on the Darling Downs. We have a reputation for providing a quality service ensuring the best outcomes for all parties. This reputation has been built on quality long-term partnerships which have been established with our clients and our candidates over a period of twenty years. This is evidenced by the number of clients who have continued to utilise our services during the past twenty years, and who have assisted us in expanding the scope of our products and services.

HB Group is a market leader in the provision of Recruitment and Human Resources.

We have a steadfast commitment to quality, and our professional ethics are evident across our entire business operations.

Our team goes to great lengths for our clients and candidates.


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    The Issue of Staff Retention

    Staff retention is a serious concern for many employers. Losing a valued employee is both costly and disruptive. Recruitment is not the only cost involved. There are hidden costs because it takes the average employee about three months to get up to speed in a new job.

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    How to Resign with Class

    You’ve just landed that dream job and now it is time to resign from your current position. Resigning from a job can be very stressful for all involved, and it is important, particularly in a small city like Toowoomba, to do so with dignity. After all, you never know when you will come across your former supervisor or colleagues again, or need a reference from them!

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    Toowoomba – why live anywhere else?

    With the recent news that Toowoomba has one of the lowest unemployment rates – 3.7% - in Queensland ABS Labour Force Survey 2015 we are reminded how fortunate we are to live in this wonderful city. Toowoomba Regional Council has recently launched a new slogan for the region “Rich Traditions, Bold Ambitions”, along with bright and bold branding, and while the rich traditions are alive and well, the bold ambitions are more evident than ever before.

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    What NOT to do in a Job Interview

    If you’re currently looking for work in Toowoomba, chances are you’ve read a million blog posts (ok, maybe a slight exaggeration) on what to do at a job interview.

    But all that “do this, do that” stuff can get rather overwhelming. So in this blog post, we thought we’d take the opposite approach. Rather than talking about what to do, we figured we’d talk about what not to do.

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  • The Issue of Staff Retention
  • How to Resign with Class
  • Toowoomba – why live anywhere else?
  • What NOT to do in a Job Interview