Open your mind to understand culture

October 12, 2017

Whether you’ve just started at uni or you’re in the process of finding your first role as a graduate, it’s a good idea to get your head around the importance of understanding different cultural... Read More

Conflict management

October 9, 2017

It can be pretty hard to get through life without experiencing a few disagreements along the way. When you know you have to deal with conflict, whether at uni or work, it’s rarely pleasant, and it’s not... Read More

Online resources to help you grow your skill set

October 6, 2017

You know it’s tough to stand out from the crowd when you’re applying for jobs. One way you can to add value to your résumé is to add some relevant skills, in addition to your degree. Demonstrating that... Read More

Public speaking

October 5, 2017

A lot has been written about the fear of public speaking and how to beat it. And of course, that’s because so many people share the dread of doing it. So, if your legs turn to jelly every time you have to... Read More

Passion for Public Speaking

September 28, 2017

For some people, public speaking sparks nerves and panic; but for Curtin University student Aaron Burns, it’s a sort of meditative ritual he is quickly getting addicting to. Aaron began focusing on his... Read More

Learn how to make decisions like a pro

September 14, 2017

Flat white, latte or cappuccino? Does the time you take to make seemingly simple decisions have your friends rolling their eyes in the line behind you at the coffee shop? Or do you prefer to leave the... Read More

Teamwork skills that will boost your resume

September 6, 2017

When you’re looking through job ads and position descriptions, have you noticed how some requirements feature in the selection criteria for almost every job? The ability to work as part of a team, and the... Read More

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