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This blog aims to provide students from all walks of life with the tips, know-how and insights needed to maximise their potential career success.

We want YOU to be successful, so why not check out some of our posts, and get the advice you need to ace your career journey!

 

UTS Careers works to equip students with the employability skills, confidence and advice to achieve their career goals!

Working closely with graduate recruiters, faculties and industry leaders, UTS Careers offers a variety of services and resources to help students get a head-start on their careers. From events and workshops, to in-person consultations and more, we can help!

For further information, please visit our website or swing by and talk to one of our enthusiastic Careers staff – we’re conveniently located in the UTS Tower Building: CB01.04.13.

We’ve Got Your Back This Session

Your career begins when you start uni, so making sure you settle in and know what services are available to you is super important to make sure you’re on the right track. So, whether everything’s going fine or your world has blown up, we can help make your uni...

The 4 Commandments for Successful Networking (+ WIN Exciting Employer Opportunities!)

By Mia Casey We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: networking prep is ESSENTIAL. Each time you chat with someone new, you’re increasing your chances of discovering new opportunities and building your professional network which, in today’s world, is hugely...

Career Cupid: Find Your Bae

By Meagan Solomon Another Valentine’s Day has come and gone, and whether you like it, love it or hate it, it tends to give you a certain renewed awareness of your current relationship status. A recent trip to the beach with friends led to an interesting (and detailed)...

Staying in the Career Loop: Five Sites for Advice and Industry Insight

By Mia Casey In today’s world there is such a huge wealth of career options, but finding the time and motivation to really see what’s out there can be difficult, to say the least. But taking note of key blogs (aside from this lovely one you are reading right now) and...

Is Your Nomophobia Damaging Your Career Prospects?

By Michelle Maarhuis Do you suffer from Nomophobia? Don’t worry you are not alone! We all know Nomophopia (the ‘fear of being away from a mobile phone’) is real and affecting everyone, especially Millennials. But you shouldn’t let your Nomophobia...

4 Simple Hacks for Surviving Your Next Presentation

By Mia Casey If you had asked my 8-year-old self what my favourite part of school was, it would be show-and-tell. Each week we got to bring in a new random object to stand up and tell the class about, and basically have a bit of a one minute brag-fest about our...

5 Books You NEED to Add to Your TBR Pile for a Better 2018

By Simon Jaeger Just in case you’ve never heard of the acronym TBR before (me – about 30minutes before publishing this post) it stands for “to be read”. If you’re searching for inspiration and greater insight in 2018, below are my recommendations of 5 books that will...

Embarrassing Workplace Mess-Ups and How to Move on Like a Champ

By Mia Casey We’ve all been there: you’re working your part-time job, someone approaches the cash register, and instead of saying the usual: “Hey, how are you today?” or “Hi, just over here thanks!” you say something wild like “Hey, how are you here today?” Which will...

Former International Student Talks Identity

By Esita Sogotubu You may have noticed that around Australia Day, the question of Australian identity comes to the forefront of discussions in the media. I don’t even remember my first Australia Day when I arrived as an international student one January, many moons...

5 Signs It’s Time to Quit

By Mia Casey When you spend roughly a third of your life working, it’s important that your workplace is helping build you up rather than tear you down – both professionally, and mentally. Having a positive work environment is so important, and when we find ourselves...

Thank you @businesschicks for a fantastic evening of networking over dinner @glassbrasserie #wehireatUTS

Happy Valentine's Day from UTS Careers!
Last year we visited 100 Sydney businesses in person, this year we've sent 1,200 postcards. We love working with our industry partners, and you love hosting UTS interns... a perfect match.
#UTSinterns #wehireatUTS

Get the dream job you deserve. Tune in this Thursday at 4pm for an exclusive interview with the winner of a #GCTop100 Award on Facebook Live. Have questions? Drop us a line in the comments and we’ll do our best to answer them > https://t.co/a46ODwvUdc

#SuperheroDaughterDay18 is BACK! Explore the exciting world of #STEM in this must-do event for all #TechGirls aged 5-12! Get your ticket now! $20 for girls and adults are free. Choose your city and book https://t.co/BgB30ImuCa #STEMGirls @TGAsuperheroes @NodeGirlsSydney @CommBank

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The U:Professional Session, that's running as a part of 2018 Orientation, is now WELL under way!! If you're in the session right now, we're asking you to upload an image of YOUR Professional Power Plan, to go in the running to WIN!! #CreateTheFutureYou ... See MoreSee Less

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Whether you're a graduate or just polishing up an application for a student program, here's how to make sure you're prepared! 📝🤓 ... See MoreSee Less

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We've been down a person in our Digital Media Team since one of our staff members headed overseas for a year. We got a temp in, and as you can see in the video, they're hard-working and efficient - bu...

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ACCOMPLISH INTENSIVE..ONLY 1 WEEK UNTIL APPLICATIONS CLOSE FOR THE UPCOMING PROGRAM!! Don't miss your opportunity to get career-ready through this intensive 3-day program, happening from 6-8 March!! Apply now: bit.ly/AccInt2018 ... See MoreSee Less

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