Becoming a Triple Threat

April 7, 2022

Shane and Shelavinia are both final year Curtin students who are completing internships this semester. Here’s what they’ve learnt so far… Think of an internship as an opportunity to briefly step into... Read More

Tips on grad program applications

April 1, 2022

Now that you know that applications for 2023 graduate programs are open, it’s time to put together your winning applications. According to GradConnection, competition for grad programs is very high - they... Read More

It’s that time of year!

March 25, 2022

Final year students, listen up! Have you noticed all the employer events advertised on UniHub recently? Did you spot the Curtin Careers Fair online last week? This is no small coincidence - it’s... Read More

Logging into interviews

February 17, 2022

In the past, interview preparation mainly involved dusting off your best corporate attire, planning how you’d get there on time, and practicing a firm handshake. Nowadays, you’re more likely to be logging... Read More

It’s not always about you

February 3, 2022

So, you’ve found what sounds like the perfect job and submitted your application. You soon receive the good news that you’ve scored an interview. Happy days! In preparation, you do your research about the... Read More

A closer look

November 12, 2021

We previously looked at addressing selection criteria and how this is sometimes a requirement when you’re applying for a job. While they can be painful and time consuming to write, selection criteria are used... Read More

Are you a STAR applicant?

November 9, 2021

We’ve been banging on the past few weeks about cover letters, resumes and interviews, and now it’s time to delve into the exciting world of... drum roll please... writing selection criteria. Addressing a... Read More

Your big day

November 4, 2021

In our last post, we explored what you should be doing to prepare for the interview. This was all about doing your research about the organisation and the role in the lead-up to the big day. So, you’ve... Read More

Prepare yourself!

November 3, 2021

Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve looked at how to write a captivating cover letter and craft a compelling resume. As a result, you’ve submitted a winning application and have secured yourself an... Read More

Are you the right fit?

October 28, 2021

My previous post emphasised the importance of tailoring your resume for each job you apply for. Remember, one size does not fit all! Hopefully it got you thinking and making some adjustments. But, just... Read More