June 15, 2017
We know the countdown to your mid-year break is on for those of you completing your degrees and, for some of you, that will mean extended periods of time in your PJs, hanging out online. It's ok, no judgement... Read More
May 22, 2017
So, I sound like an old person, but in this day and age your online footprint is one of the most important parts of your personal brand. A recent survey of graduate recruiters in Australia found that 48% of... Read More
April 24, 2017
Networking...enough to strike fear in the heart of every introvert reading this right now. Unfortunately it's a necessary evil - up to 70% of jobs aren't even advertised which makes the age-old adage 'it's not... Read More
April 6, 2017
Hands down, the best thing you can do for your career development is to find yourself a mentor while you are still at university. A great mentor can give you industry insight, assist you with the transition to... Read More
March 8, 2017
If your primary source of job searching is via online job sites you may be in for a shock. A recent LinkedIn survey revealed that an amazing 85% of all jobs are filled via networking without ever making it... Read More
February 21, 2017
Curtin Careers Fair 2017 is fast approaching and, although you are a pretty savvy bunch, here are five no-no's to watch out for when you head along (as vouched for by careers fair veterans and seasoned... Read More
January 9, 2017
Once you’re at uni, it's not often that you’ll go back and look at your course description via Curtin’s course finder – why would you, you’re on it already!
However, what you might not have picked... Read More
October 17, 2016
Dr Helen Grzyb is a sought after consultant providing expert advice on governance, executive coaching, strategic planning and stakeholder engagement.
Helen has substantial experience in governance roles with... Read More
October 12, 2016
Startups – some call it a new “state of mind”, while others think of it as another word for a new, small business.
It can also be described as a new company that lacks established stability but... Read More
August 26, 2016
When you are taking your first tentative steps on your career journey, be they pre or post-study, the best person to provide you with advice on what to do next is often the person that is already where you want... Read More