Develop your industry mindset

May 23, 2018

We spend a lot of time banging on about/trying to gently convince you that it is really important to keep on top of your industry news and trends, especially as you start to plan your life and career after... Read More

Are you putting your stamp on your brand?

May 17, 2018

There seems to be lots of marketing language and terminology surrounding the whole job application process. Sell, market, brand, promote, position, competition, etc. But what exactly does it all mean? When... Read More

At the Halfway Point

April 24, 2018

Breathe a sigh, you’re at the semester halfway point. No matter what year you’re in, successfully reaching this point is bound to feel pretty good.  Halfway through the semester is a good time to check... Read More

Inspired to make a difference?

April 16, 2018

If you are into social justice and human rights, interested in helping people help themselves, in possession of a mature outlook, a switched on problem solver and looking for a totally rewarding career - you... Read More

The contract workforce

April 12, 2018

A recent article by the Australian Government Dept. of Employment tells us that, of those applying for jobs, 64% have an undergraduate degree – meaning highly-skilled competition is fierce. Key... Read More

When the job isn’t the right ‘fit’

March 21, 2018

We talk a lot about what you can do to secure graduate employment, and the steps you should be taking early on at university to stand out; but what happens when you’re offered a job and it’s not right for... Read More

Turning a crisis into an opportunity

March 16, 2018

Do you fear that a quarter-life crisis is quickly creeping up on you? Industry reports are saying we no longer have to wait until we’re 40 to have a melt-down and redefine ourselves. Rather, millennials are... Read More

Out at Work

February 21, 2018

Curtin student Ridley Bergeron is a non-binary individual. Having been through the highs and lows of being out on the job, as well as hearing many other people’s stories, they now want to share some tips on... Read More

Leaping into higher education

December 11, 2017

JCLA Mentor and Curtin student, Jane Ong talks to us about her journey in completing Public Health Honours, and provides advice for those considering the leap into postgraduate research studies. What... Read More

How to invest in your future – for free

November 20, 2017

We talk a lot about how valuable getting work experience is for university students, and how it can set you apart in a sea of people who have completed the same degree. But, we understand that not all... Read More