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Things employers look for when hiring new grads

The time has finally come for you to say goodbye to the glorious uni days and enter the real world… Here are ten things employers look for when hiring new grads: 1. Team player A crucial thing employers look for is the ability to problem-solve and...

Professionalism 101

The end of your university path is near and you’re starting to get a bit nervous about reaching that dream job of yours… if there’s one thing that will set you apart and make you feel confident, its professionalism. Below summarises the idea of...

How to write a killer resume

You never know when you’ll need to have your resume handy. From job applications to career building workings, even to scholarship applications – your resume is something that you always need to have ready to go. It may seem daunting to build a...

How to write a cover letter

Whether your study is coming to an end or you need a part-time job to get you through next session, having a powerful cover letter is a crucial part of the job-seeking process. In short, a cover letter introduces who you are by giving a brief...

How to balance work and uni

Everyone knows that a uni degree can bring you a whole new world of opportunities. However, it can be a big challenge to take on a full study workload on top of a full-time job. To combat this, I’ve started implementing a few simple strategies to...

Get social media savvy with LinkedIn Learning

It was an entirely new experience for me when I logged in to LinkedIn Learning for the first time and could see everything at my fingertips. There are most likely millions of lessons, courses and learning paths available, which I will look through...

My journey with LinkedIn Learning

Want to build soft skills for your future career? While being at uni, I am also seeking opportunities to improve my soft skills – including personal and technical skills – to help me land my dream job when I graduate! You might have...

The secret to a great LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn is one of your best assets when planning for your future career. It is the perfect place to make contacts and network, show off your skills and get noticed by the people who are looking for the best employees in the industry. Refining your...

Bathurst events to kick-start your graduate career

If you are nearing the end of your degree, look out for these events in the coming weeks at Charles Sturt’s Bathurst campus. Information session: Government Graduate Program Here you will find out about the 2020 NSW Government Graduate...

Job application mistakes to avoid

  Applying for a job is something we all have to do but sometimes our nerves get the better of us! So, use this checklist to put your best foot forward and be on track for your dream career: Get online and google yourself. Whether we’ve...

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