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…

Your Future With a Diploma of Business Administration

4 Reasons to Choose a Diploma of Business Administration Have you considered pursuing further adult education? Whether you’re a natural-born organiser or are looking to gain new skills in managing and reviewing administration systems, workgroup networks and payroll, a Diploma of Business Administration could be the solution to fast track your business administration career. Efficient…

The REAL Value of a Diploma in the Modern...

With so many myths about the usefulness of qualifications and the drive to get a ‘piece of paper’, is a diploma worth it? We’ve researched the facts about VET qualifications and just how much value they have in the modern workplace. The results may surprise you… Should I do a diploma? When you are wondering…

How to Succeed in Performance Management

What is Performance Management? Despite the popular misconception that performance management refers to an annual performance appraisal, this is, in fact, an umbrella term for an entire workplace system which begins as soon as a role is defined, and ends when an employee leaves the organisation. The term performance management captures a series of processes…

Start Your Career in Project Management

3 Must Have Assets for a Career in Project Management A career in project management is simultaneously challenging and stimulating, where every day brings with it unique obstacles to conquer. This career path best suits those who are fascinated by the ‘how’ of making things, have a penchant for planning and like to liaise with…

5 Top Apps to help you Study Smarter

As adult learners, we can all use better tips for study that will support us to study smarter in the time we have available. Even with the best intentions, time-sappers such as social media, proofreading, making memory cards, reference keeping, and brain fade are familiar evils that get in the way of actual study time.…

Why Choose a Career in Human Resource Management

The Importance of Human Resource Management The importance of human resources within a company cannot be undervalued – the department plays a key part in how a business performs. Their duties are far more complex than simply hiring, firing and paying employees. This begs the question, what is the role of human resources? A HR…

7 Tips to Increase Your Productivity as a Student

As a student, you have a lot to do with what can feel like very little time. Alongside achieving the best grades, this is an important time to get plenty of rest, be social and take care of yourself. When you return to adult learning, there are some smart techniques you can use to increase…