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Liz Green

Liz Green is a Perth-based content creator and blogger, and a recent graduate of Curtin University. Her degree in Professional Writing and Publishing complements her twenty-plus years of writing and editing content from flyers to web pages to reports, across a range of business contexts.

While in her final year at uni, Liz completed a work placement in Curtin’s Careers, Employment & Leadership, which led to an ongoing role contributing to the Careers for Tomorrow blog. Her recent experience as a Uni student, combined with her years in the workforce, have given her insight into the challenges facing students as they prepare to enter the workplace.

Through her business, WhizBang Writing Solutions, Liz writes and edits content for solo operators and small businesses. She helps people that have fantastic products or services to offer, but who struggle to write about themselves objectively and professionally. Liz’s goal is to make them sound as good as they are, by finding the words that work for them.

Practical tips for tackling selection criteria

August 24, 2017

When you’re looking for a particular type of job or grad placement, do you skip to the selection criteria first to find out whether you’re eligible to apply for the role? After all, that’s where you’ll... Read More

Why employers love EQ, and students should too

August 10, 2017

Have you noticed how much buzz there is around Emotional Intelligence (EQ) lately? It’s definitely not a new concept – it’s been talked about since the early 1990s when academics, John Mayer and Peter... Read More

Developing an entrepreneurial mindset

August 18, 2016

Are you a risk-taker? Do you have a tendency towards creative or innovative problem solving? If the answer’s ‘yes’, it’s highly likely you have an entrepreneurial mindset. And that’s a good thing... Read More

Five reasons to check into careers fairs

August 9, 2016

Have you ever considered dropping into one of Curtin’s Career Fairs? With a Fair each semester every year, you get plenty of opportunities to meet employers at a different type of networking event. One that... Read More