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We support best practice and innovation in the delivery of careers programs and promote career education as a professional and recognised field of endeavour.

November 4, 2018

Should smartphones be banned in Australian high schools?

We explore the pros and cons of allowing smartphone use in the classroom. 

Tags: smartphones / school

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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

October 30, 2018

What we can learn from the latest Mitchell Institute report

We analyse the findings and recommendations from the Mitchell Institute's report on school-industry partnerships. 

Tags: Mitchell Institute

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October 29, 2018

Why aren't more young people pursuing vocational education?

There are several reasons why VET enrolments have been on the slide in recent years.

Tags: VET

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October 12, 2018

Should work-integrated learning become a compulsory part of university courses?

It would certainly solve the issue many graduates have with a lack of experience.

Tags: University

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October 8, 2018

Getting students interested in tech

You don't have to be a coding wizard to spruik a career in tech.

Tags: School

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September 10, 2018

What interviewers can and can't ask you

You might be surprised by what you can't be asked in a job interview.

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

John Shedd

July 18, 2018

Remembering Nelson Mandela

It might not strike you as a significant date but July 18 is Nelson Mandela Day, and to commemorate one of the most influential people in recent history, we’ve compiled a list of the prisoner-cum-South African President’s most insightful quotes.

Tags: nelson mandela

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July 18, 2018

If the mining boom is over, why is there a shortage of engineers in the sector?

The mining boom in Western Australia, loosely defined as the period between 2005 and 2012, was the nation’s largest since the Victorian Gold Rush.

Tags: employment information / career education / industry

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July 18, 2018

Nominations open for Australian Career Book Awards

The Australian Career Book Award nominations have opened and will close on Friday 29 June 2018.

Tags: career event / australian career book awards

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