Respectful Relationships

August 5, 2019

We’re excited to launch Respectful Relationships, our online training program that addresses consent, relationships, bystander interventions and support services. Developed by the Careers, Employment &... Read More

WA Youth Volunteer of the Year

May 28, 2019

We'd like to take this opportunity to congratulate Marcus Wong, who has been the awarded the 2019 WA Youth Volunteer of the Year. Marcus, a John Curtin Undergraduate Scholars (JCUS) Alumnus, graduated from... Read More

A career in property

April 24, 2019

Where can it take you? Just about anywhere! Have you considered a career in a varied and global profession, where things can not only be created but actually built?  Opportunities in the property industry... Read More

Jobs lost, gained, and changed

April 15, 2019

I went to the movies last weekend. Buying my tickets was quick, easy, and streamlined – and I didn’t interact with a single employee. About five years ago the process of selling movie tickets would have... Read More

Thinking outside the fair

March 20, 2019

So, you prepared yourself, rehearsed your elevator pitch and made it to the Careers Fair but, after making the rounds, you can’t seem to find any employers related to your field. This can be the case, and... Read More

Busting Myths about a Career in Mining

March 4, 2019

This article is provided by Independence Group (IGO) - proud platinum sponsor of Curtin Careers Fair 2019, and attendee at the Kalgoorlie Careers Fair 2019. It’s time to abandon the idea that jobs in the... Read More

Graduate Outcomes

January 24, 2019

Graduates and their job prospects are a hot topic in the news at the moment. If you’ve completed a degree, you may have already heard about the Graduate Outcomes Survey - there’s every chance you’ve... Read More

Is it fine? Is it Fair Work?

November 1, 2018

Do You Know Your Workplace Rights? On average, Australia hosts over six hundred thousand new international students every year. International students are entitled to work 20 hours per week while studying... Read More

How to turn a business idea into your dream job

September 26, 2018

The Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC) aims to deliver practical support to small businesses, contributing to the growth of this sector. Our Employer Engagement team recently sat down with SBDC... Read More

The murky side of unpaid internships

September 11, 2018

In an era of minimum wages, anti-discrimination laws and workplace rights, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the likelihood of finding yourself in a job where your manager is an Ebenezer Scrooge-like... Read More