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Considering Study at University in WA?

The WA University Open Day season is almost upon us.  All Western Australian universities hold open days in July/August to showcase their campuses and courses.…

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Job Applications & Resumes – What Recruiters DON’T Want to See

The job of a recruiter is not only to look for information in your application and resume that proves a match between you and the…

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Resumes – Top 10 Things Recruiters Want To See

People often ask me what a resume should look like.  Here are my top 10 tips.  Page one is the most important – If you…

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What do Home Maintenance and Career Development Have in Common?

We have lived in our house for over 15 years and it wasn’t new when we got here.  Over the years of raising a rambunctious…

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Are You Interview Ready?

Getting yourself interview-ready involves so much more than printing your resume, putting on a suit and planning your journey. Interview preparation involves time, energy and…

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Cruising on the lazy (career) river?

In the last school holidays I found myself taking a collection of children to the local swimming pool for some fun on the water slides…

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Occupational wellness – the missing piece in your workplace wellness strategy?

With employee engagement at staggeringly low levels (approximately 25% in Australia and New Zealand) companies across the land are putting more time, money and energy…

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Alternative Pathways to Higher Education

If you are considering university studies but think that you won’t qualify for entry, there are a range of support programs and different pathways available…

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My way or the highway?

Last night I attended a seminar on Twice Exceptional (“2e”) Giftedness – where we discussed practical strategies to support children who are ‘bright but struggling’.…

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