Are you interview ready?

November 21, 2022

The key to a great interview is preparation! Interviews can be nerve-wracking and daunting but, with the right preparation, you can overcome the challenges of even the toughest interview. According to the… Read More

What about your other job application documents?

November 17, 2022

Is your cover letter adaptable, relevant, and specific to each position you apply for? Are you writing powerful, evidence-based responses to selection criteria? The demand for skilled workers in Australia is… Read More

What does your resume say about you?

November 15, 2022

Does your resume effectively showcase your skills, knowledge, and experience to potential employers? According to current job market trends, work in Australia is becoming more skilled with around 90 percent… Read More

When the stars align

September 14, 2022

We recently explored how to address selection criteria. I’m sure you’ll agree that such an edge-of-your-seat topic warrants a second article, so consider this to be ‘Selection Criteria 2.0’. I can hear… Read More

Nailing Selection Criteria

September 1, 2022

So, you’ve found an amazing summer internship you’d like to apply for. Your resume is looking good – it’s expertly tailored to the job ad and role requirements. Now it’s time to cast your eye over the… Read More

Attention seeking resumes

July 28, 2022

We recently posted about the importance of writing an effective opening statement in your resume, in order the gain an employer’s attention. Now that you’ve captured your audience, it’s time to keep their… Read More

Practise makes perfect

July 15, 2022

Interviews are often one of the most nerve-wracking and challenging experiences in the job application process. No-one likes being aware that they’re being evaluated. And no-one wants to miss out on an… Read More

Capture your audience

July 11, 2022

Did you know that, on average, hiring managers spend less than thirty seconds reading a resume? Eek! That’s not a lot of time to make a positive impression and stand out from other applicants. So, what can… Read More

Becoming a Triple Threat

April 7, 2022

Shane and Shelavinia are both final year Curtin students who are completing internships this semester. Here’s what they’ve learnt so far… Think of an internship as an opportunity to briefly step into… Read More

Tips on grad program applications

April 1, 2022

Now that you know that applications for 2023 graduate programs are open, it’s time to put together your winning applications. According to GradConnection, competition for grad programs is very high – they… Read More