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December 3, 2020

What does a virtual internship look like?

Virtual internships allow budding prospects to mingle with co-workers, attend meetings and produce high quality work through an online portal.

Tags: internships / networking / industry

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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

November 25, 2020

The best universities to study Law in 2021

We looked at which unis performed best in overall experience, graduate salary and skills development.

Tags: 2021 Ratings / The Good Universities Guide / Law

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November 17, 2020

5 recruiter tips for getting your resume seen

A resume serves a firm purpose, so you need to make sure everything about is in sync with that purpose: landing the job.

Tags: Elaine Mead / VCs / job-seeking

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November 11, 2020

The Good Universities Guide is hosting a free, online Change of Preference expo

On the day of the event, there will be the opportunity to attend live webinars or chat directly with institutions via a live chat system. 

Tags: The Good Universities Guide / Change of Preference expo / events

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October 27, 2020

Australia's best workplaces for 2020

This year’s report is especially interesting, given the disruption to all industries due to COVID-19.

Tags: graduate employers / employment / career

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October 19, 2020

9 tips for choosing the right professional referees

Here is one Career Practitioner’s advice for getting organised and being strategic with your references.

Tags: Helen Green / CVs / Career Advice / Job-seeking

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

John Shedd

October 8, 2020

The highest-ranking universities for 2021, according to The Good Universities Guide

There is a new batch of rankings and insights on Australian universities available that look at everything from the top graduate salary to student demand. 

Tags: 2021 ratings / The Good Universities Guide

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September 17, 2020

How to explain gaps on a resume

The best way to explain any gap on your resume is to assume you’ll be asked about it and make sure you prepare your answer. 


Tags: Elaine Mead / CVs / Job-seeking

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September 9, 2020

Which tech skills are Australians learning in 2020?

Businesses are fast becoming data-driven organisations, so it’s no surprise that AI, data science, web development, and cloud are the most popular.

Tags: professional development / skill development / MOOCs / tech

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