Asking for Time off to Study: Five Reasons the...

Asking the boss for leave to study can be stressful. Asking for study leave is more so since there’s no mandatory leave allowance for you to study. There’s no guarantee that the time you want to take off will suit the business for which you work, but remember, you are telling your boss that you…

Using Smartwatches for Smart Study

Smartwatches and wearable technology are used mainly for better communication and achieving fitness goals – but could they help you study smarter too? A healthy body and happy soul make learning a whole lot easier, and with wearable technology’s variety of helpful features, they may be the secret weapon to your best season of study…

Back to School: A Guide for Young Parents returning...

When adults are asked about their high school experience, the response generally falls into one of two categories – ’good’ or ‘bad’. Commonly, each camp agrees that the less said about education during teenage years the better. Returning to study as an adult learning poses challenges that very few teenagers ever faced in Years 7…

4 Easy Ways to help you pay off your...

Returning to study is an important investment in your future and your earning potential. Thankfully, with a few changes to your budget and a choice of payment plans, it’s easy to balance your online course fees and minimise any potential financial stress.   1. Flexible and convenient course payment plans   You’ll discover that The…

7 Reasons to choose a Diploma over a Degree

The decision to choose a diploma over a degree is an important life choice that needs to be weighed up with all the facts in mind. In an ever-changing and competitive job market, vocational education can make you more able to accomplish your career and life goals than a degree will. If you are choosing…

The advantage bespoke online courses will give you

In the world of online diplomas, all is not as it appears. Registered Training Organisations must operate within the standards of the Australian Quality Framework; however course content can vary significantly across providers. Many RTOs and online training providers simply purchase the same basic cookie-cutter course from a central provider and on-sell to the customer.…

7 smart job interview hacks that will increase your...

Job interviews can be a stressful time for everyone. Having to be on your ‘A game’, coupled with the added pressure of wanting the position can often make the process feel overwhelming or daunting. The good news is by following these smart job interview hacks you’ll easily increase your confidence and set yourself up for…

What Adult Learners need to consider when taking up...

How adult learners are different Are you an adult learner considering completing a diploma, Certificate IV, or similar qualification? It’s a good idea to consider that adult learners need courses tailored to meet specific needs such as: Demanding jobs with limited spare time Fitting in study time with family requirements Being new to the study/learning…

Gen Y and Gen Z career trends in the...

Why it’s never too late to plan a new career trajectory With the state of the workplace in constant change, what are the future career trends for Gen Y and Gen Z job seekers? There are three main factors influencing career trends, which are: The impact of

Upskilling for Your Career: Why Choose a Diploma over...

How Upskilling Can Advance Your Career While our parents may have kept the same job throughout their lifetime, today’s job market is increasingly diversified, meaning that upskilling can increase your career prospects. Constantly developing technology means that there are new jobs on offer which didn’t exist only a few years ago. It may be that…