Starting Uni? Set Yourself Up For Success!
Jan30

Starting Uni? Set Yourself Up For Success!

By Mia Casey Starting university can be a scary prospect. Thankfully, Orientation exists. UTS Orientation helps you prepare for uni through a variety of events, workshops and tours. It can also help get you out of that post-HSC, post-high school haze that settles in after your final exams. While exciting, university is your first step into adulthood and the rest of your professional life (dun dun duuun!), so it’s important to start...

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Career Profiling: the Basics, the Bizarre and the Bleeding Obvious
Jan27

Career Profiling: the Basics, the Bizarre and the Bleeding Obvious

By Brian Horan There are a number of theories on how and why we like and choose different professions. These choices could stem from many things, including being in the right place at the right time, having connections, what we’ve studied, or even following on a family business. Career practitioners use a number of methods to help their clients discover careers to suit them. These methods are called career profiling tools. This...

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3 Tips to Get You Interview-Ready This New Year
Jan23

3 Tips to Get You Interview-Ready This New Year

By Mia Casey The New Year is a popular time for people to start making changes in their lives, and a change of career (or career status) is a popular choice. This is similar for employers as well – a lot of companies use the New Year as a time to take stock and start looking at hiring new people. If this is you, and you’re currently in the process of applying for new work, then it may be time to start preparing for the next step: the...

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But What Do [insert job title] Actually Do?!
Jan20

But What Do [insert job title] Actually Do?!

By Sara Sullivan You might be sitting there with no idea what job you want to do, or you might be trying to choose between 2 different career paths.  Wherever you are up to, asking questions like those below will definitely help you to find out what a job is really like, or what you might expect from working in a particular industry or company: So what’s it like being a graphic designer? What do accountants actually do on a daily...

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Failing Your New Year’s Resolutions? You CAN Get Back on Track
Jan16

Failing Your New Year’s Resolutions? You CAN Get Back on Track

By Mia Casey So if you’re anything like 92% of the population, chances are you’ve already failed at your New Year’s resolutions. Which is a pretty depressing thought – just over 2 weeks in, and things have already gone downhill. So what made you give up, and how do you get back on track? Here are a few quick tips to help get you reinspired for 2017, and ready to retake your New Year’s resolutions by storm. Read more: Redefining...

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