Employment

Are International Graduates Finding Employment?

Recent research from the Australian International Directors’ Forum has shown that international graduates from Australian institutions are transitioning into full-time employment at similar rates to Australian domestic students. What was the study? The study was focussed… Read more

Increase to The Minimum Wage

New national minimum wage, award wages and allowances come into effect from July 2017 – Check it now! The new national minimum wage On 6 June, 2017, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) announced a 3.3% increase… Read more

Why All Students Should Learn to Code

Steve Jobs once stated that “Everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer… because it teaches you how to think.” While he may have been talking about America, the concept is still… Read more

Working Freelance While Studying

Due to its flexible nature, many students are opting to work on a freelance basis. As a result, we are seeing the emergence of what is referred to as a ‘gig economy’ within the global… Read more

Student Exploitation in The Hospitality Industry

An SBS investigative report has revealed the exploitation of newly arrived international students and migrants across the hospitality industry. Many employees are being forced to work for below the minimum wage and due to many cultural… Read more

Jobs in Focus: Food Delivery

Food delivery is a fast paced and often fun way to get yourself out of the house and exploring your city. With flexible working hours and an easy application process, this job may be perfect… Read more

Am I Being Discriminated Against at Work?

Starting a new job in Australia can be an exciting time. Still, nobody wants to be exploited, bullied or harassed at work. Here are some useful questions to ask yourself – and your employer –… Read more

7-Step Guide to Get a Job in Australia

Getting a job abroad is a fantastic way to integrate, meet new people and develop new skills that will, in turn, prove incredibly beneficial when you apply for jobs in your home country or elsewhere… Read more

How to Make The Most Out of Volunteering

This article was provided by Gary Lee, follow Gary on Instagram & Twitter: @garyleecious ‘I’m too busy’ seems to be one of the most common remarks people give me when I ask them whether they… Read more

Where Can You Volunteer in The Holidays?

With the vast expanse of summer holidays lying ahead of you, you might now be wondering what to do with all the new-found time on your hands. Have you considered volunteering? With loads of options… Read more

How To Get a Job as a Tutor

Over the holidays, many parents and students will be looking for tutors to help them prepare for the upcoming year of study. That means that now is the perfect time to start setting yourself up… Read more

Test Run Your Future Career

We’re always asking ourselves if we’re good enough, or qualified enough to succeed our future career. But we probably don’t ask ourselves enough if our career will be right for us, and if we really… Read more