What are your resolutions for the new financial year as a contractor?

At the beginning of each year, many of us diligently make resolutions hoping to feel happier and more fulfilled in the year ahead. But 1 January isn’t the only day for resolution-making in a contractor’s diary. On 1 July, the new financial year begins, providing the perfect opportunity to identify ways you can be happier […]

How to prepare for your annual performance review

Performance review article

Your annual performance review may be coming up so here are some handy tips to help you get the most out of it. With the right preparation, performance reviews can be a tool that can help you to succeed in your organisation. 1) Write a journal of your successes It’s helpful to write a journal […]

How to get a job in IT without qualifications

Applying for an It job without qualifications

Around one in four young Australians drop out of high school before they finish year 12, according to the Mitchell Institute’s Educational Opportunity in Australia 2015 report. The study also estimated that 81,000 young people have not been adequately supported by the education system. If this is you, don’t despair – you’re not alone, and […]

How can you make the most out of your LinkedIn Profile?

linked in how to improve your profile

LinkedIn is a great tool for both recruiters and job seekers, but are you making the most out of it? Here’s a few tips on how to do just that. LinkedIn has over 500 million registered users worldwide, so it’s not surprising they use the site extensively. In fact, 87 per cent use it in […]

Meandering on the modern career path

Your IT career does not develop in straight line, but in a winding path. Find out how you can remain adaptable and achieve career goals. As a professional in the technology industry developing your IT career is likely to be an important goal. But what happens when you feel as though you have reached a plateau […]

3 reasons to consider a career in IT

If you’re looking for a career path with good compensation, room for growth, and plenty of new things to learn, look into a career in information technology. Since the birth of information technology (IT) in the 1980s, economies all over the world have seen a growth in the number of jobs in that field. As […]

Gender equality promises global benefits

The global pursuit for gender equality is defining the way companies operate across the globe. Here’s how their efforts are expected to change the workforce. In the march toward global gender equality, there are a range of solutions being offered by various countries and industries in order to create parity. The benefits are numerous, comprising […]

What makes a successful female tech startup owner in Australia?

How are female entrepreneurs ensuring they find success in the tech industry? New research investigated their business techniques. The modern business landscape is defined by technology startups, with these companies often embracing disruption and innovation to get ahead of their peers. A new report from Terem Technologies has found that women are playing an increasingly important role […]