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February 9, 2020

The benefits of internships

Also known as placements, internships are a great way to add relevant experience onto a resume.

Tags: internships

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Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.

Albert Einstein

January 22, 2020

The best universities to study medicine in Australia

We looked at which universities performed best in graduate salary, full time employment and student support.

Tags: The Good Universities Guide / 2020 ratings / medicine

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January 14, 2020

Is freelancing a viable career path?

Even though freelancing has become extremely popular, like everything, it comes with its pros and cons.

Tags: freelancing

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January 7, 2020

Tips for returning to study after an extended break

The term ‘mature aged student’ is quite broad. While it varies between institutions, the term usually applies to any students over 21. 

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December 11, 2019

Which universities are the best for nursing?

We looked at which universities with undergraduate nursing degrees performed best in teaching quality, skills development, full-time employment and graduate salary.

Tags: The Good Universities Guide / 2020 ratings

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December 6, 2019

Not so morbid: The current state of the funeral services industry

We wanted to know which courses students are most interested in, and how that matches industry demand — it led us to a deep-dive into the funeral services industry!

Tags: employers / industry

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A ship in a harbour is safe - but that is not what ships are built for.

John Shedd

November 27, 2019

Millennials in the workplace

Whether it’s a tendency to adapt to new challenges, an aptitude for handling technical issues or spearheading social media campaigns, Millennials bring plenty to the table.

Tags: millennials

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November 27, 2019

Is flexibility the key to the modern-day workforce?

The concept of flexible working arrangements has been a game-changer in recent years, allowing workers to meet personal responsibilities while still fulfilling the requirements of their role.

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November 26, 2019

Places to upskill without returning to formal study

The workforce is ever-changing, and with new ways of working comes the need to upskill. 

Tags: skill development

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