Best Career Options for Graduate Students

Every student has been in this situation, you are nearing the end of your time studying, you have had an amazing experience and have grown as a person, as well as grown an understanding of a range of different topics. Even with all this positive energy and optimism, when you think about life after studying, … Continue reading “Best Career Options for Graduate Students”

Graduate Schemes vs Graduate Jobs: The Pros and Cons

For those in their final year of university, the decision about what to do next can be one that causes a lot of uncertainty and anxiety. Even graduates who want to dive straight into their careers will often find themselves stuck at a crossroads – should they apply for high profile graduate schemes, or a ‘normal’ graduate job … Continue reading “Graduate Schemes vs Graduate Jobs: The Pros and Cons”

Could you be a Graphic Designer? New Survey Shows Versatility of Design Careers

You’re artistic and keen to become a graphic designer – but without a design qualification, is it even possible to find work? Yes, it is. Although qualifications might be helpful, you don’t need a degree in graphic design to kickstart your career. In fact, according to a recent survey, there are successful graphic designers working … Continue reading “Could you be a Graphic Designer? New Survey Shows Versatility of Design Careers”

6 Ideas on Handling Stress when Working in the Non-Profit Sector

Non-Profit, humanitarian aid, and other community services are aimed at helping needy and less fortunate people. For the same reason non-profit workers derive a great sense of fulfillment and satisfaction in doing so. However, much as the profession seems to be rewarding and motivating, it is also a significant source of stress and worries for … Continue reading “6 Ideas on Handling Stress when Working in the Non-Profit Sector”

4 Ideas for Boosting Creativity in the Workplace

Without creativity, we’d all be out of business. Creation and innovation is central to every organisation, but without proper nurturing, it’s stifled – meaning business stagnates and morale drops. What can we do about it? Worryingly, it seems the modern workplace itself is causing the problem. According to a recent survey of 100 people, just 28% … Continue reading “4 Ideas for Boosting Creativity in the Workplace”

How To Find a Job When You Graduate from University

Finding a job after you graduate from university can be tough. There is a huge amount of competition out there and this means that it is very difficult for an employer to set their employee requirements. For that reason, employers are setting the bar higher so now is a better time than ever for you … Continue reading “How To Find a Job When You Graduate from University”

3 Simple Social Media Tips Could Equal Job Search Success

Last year, 54% of hiring managers elected not to hire a candidate based on their social media profiles. But how do you make sure you’re part of the 46%? The worlds of social media and careers are more intertwined than ever – whether you use social media to find a job, your boss is keeping … Continue reading “3 Simple Social Media Tips Could Equal Job Search Success”

How is New Temporary Skill Shortage Visa Impacting Job Seekers in Australia

On 18 April 2017, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced the abolishment of the Temporary Work visa, also known as the 457 visa. Namely, it will be replaced with the Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) visa program by March 2018. The main aim of this radical reform is to secure more jobs for Australians and cut … Continue reading “How is New Temporary Skill Shortage Visa Impacting Job Seekers in Australia”