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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.

Your Life is a Mess but You’re Not a Failure

By Mia Casey It’s the last day of the first week of January, and chance are those New Year’s resolutions are starting to wear a little thin. But even if it looks like your life is turning into a bit of a mess and everything’s feeling a bit too hectic, that doesn’t...

How a Hobby Can Increase Your Hustle!

By Sarah Marlor When I was a university student, I had a drab outlook on how I spent my time. I spent too long ‘studying’ ineffectively (refreshing Facebook … re-reading the same paragraph of my textbook … reloading Instagram), and when I wasn’t studying I would...

3 Resolutions to Make if You Want to Start Getting Ahead in the New Year

By Mia Casey It’s New Year’s Eve, and as we say goodbye to 2018 it’s time to prepare for the annual announcements of #newyearnewme that are due to flood Instagram feeds, alongside the pressure to make wild pronouncements of how you’ll finally turn your life around in...

4 Tips from a Professional Time-Juggler

By Becca Cole Over the last year I’ve gone from working full-time at Careers, to having a baby and working as a full-time mom and, more recently, returning to work and trying to juggle everything in-between. Whether you are a uni student, parent, full-time worker,...

4 Easy Ways to Boost You Career from the Beach

By Mia Casey It can be hard to get motivated to start working on your career skills when the sun is shining down outside and the beach is calling your name. But lucky for you, using your summer to work on your employability doesn’t have to be as difficult as you might...

Make 2019 Your Career Year

By Stephanie Gonzales We’ve all been there: starting the New Year bright-eyed and on a mission to get fit and eat healthier. But by mid-February, you’ve found yourself parked on the couch, three hours deep into a Netflix binge session with a family-size bag of chips...

The Best Gift You Can Give Your Career This Christmas

By Mia Casey Tis the season of giving, so why not take the opportunity to give something back to your career this Christmas? Ensuring your career is healthy and successful takes more than just skill building, experience, and hard work. It also means looking after your...

The ‘Know’s of Job Hunting

By Meagan Solomon Job hunting.  It’s not an activity that many take up as recreation.  In fact, say the words and you’re met with scrunched noses and silent cringes.  While it’s never going to take out #1 spot in the Top 5 Ultimate Fun Things To Do, it doesn’t have to...

5 Reasons Christmas is a Great Time for a Job Search

By Mia Casey It may not feel like it, but the end of the year is actually a great time to start looking for a job. Whether it’s a change in career, a chance to gain new experience, or taking your first foray into the working world, December is a good time to get stuck...

Fantastic Truths (About Fulfilment) and Where to Find Them

By Fatima Olumee The new Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald film has taken the magical world by storm, so of course, we couldn’t help but pull some valuable lessons from it! For a franchise that is so baffling in its complexity, you’d be surprised that there...