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

Volunteering With Heart

Jawad Nazir grew up in Saudi Arabia, studied in Pakistan and has recently moved to Australia for postgraduate studies. Jawad has an incredible passion for giving back to his community and was kind enough to… Read more

How to Become a Tutor

Tutoring is a fantastic part-time job for international students. But how can students become tutors, and why is it such good work experience? We spoke to Ollie Crush, creator of online tutoring marketplace Tutorly (and… Read more

7 Ways to Sell Yourself to Employers

Having a resume isn’t always enough to get you ahead in the job hunt. Here are seven things you can do to sell yourself to employers and stand out from the crowd. 1.  Make a… Read more

How to Find Volunteer Experience

Sometimes it feels like no one will give you experience until you already have experience – that’s where volunteer work comes in. But, for international students in a new country, it can be hard to… Read more

Go from Student to Success with LinkedIn

Should I get a LinkedIn profile? Yes! Right now, there are 40 million students and recent graduates like you on LinkedIn. They’re connected with millions more users – and potential employers – from all around… Read more

Are You Being Paid Enough?

Did you know that Australia has award rates that vary between industries? These pay rates, unless your employer has a registered agreement, are the minimum you can be paid for completing your job. In light… Read more

Networking as a Student

It’s never too early to begin growing a valuable professional network, your time at your institution provides an excellent opportunity to start practising networking skills. The network that you begin building during these years can… Read more

Top 5 Mistakes Students make on Resumes

So, you’ve found the perfect job and you’re super eager to apply. But before you upload your resume and hit send, check out these five common mistakes that students make on resumes and make sure that your resume makes the final shortlist!

Working In Australia

Can you work while studying? While on a student visa you can work up to 40 hours per fortnight during the semester and unlimited hours during semester break. A fortnight means 14 days. Australia has… Read more