9 Business Sectors where Quality Auditing is essential

Quality Auditing is the process of systematically examining a quality system or process in a business. Quality Audits can be conducted by either a qualified internal or external quality auditor. Regular quality audits are an integral part of a company’s quality management system and can save time and money when performed internally. Many businesses invest…

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…

How to give your Career a Spring makeover

Spring has sprung, and with the year being well and truly past the half-way mark, there’s never been a better time for a career spring clean. How is your year going, what’s been great and what’s been mediocre? It’s important to take time to reflect, check in without being self-judgemental, and set new goals to…

7 Reasons to Consider a Career Transition to Purchasing

Variety for all your skills There are several broad categories within a purchasing or supply chain workforce. Once you have secured a role in one area, there is plenty of scope for variety in your work depending on your skill-set and aptitude. The sector is big enough for moves within a company to be effective…

The Difference between a Builder and a Construction Manager

If you’re passionate about building and construction and looking to break into the industry, you’re probably wondering whether a career as a builder or a construction manager is the best choice for you. Or, perhaps you’re already a builder and contemplating a career move into construction management. Both career options are rewarding and challenging, but…

Why Nurses make Great Practice Managers

A great way for nurses looking for a different nursing job is to make a career transition into Practice Management. Whether you are currently medical practice nursing or hospital nursing, consider Practice Management when deciding your future career direction.   What Practice Managers do As a Practice Manager, you are critical to the smooth and…

The Differences between a BCM and a BCB qualification

A Diploma of Building & Construction (Management), commonly referred to as a ‘BCM’ is often confused with a Diploma of Building & Construction (Building) or ‘BCB’. Although the two qualifications are related to the same industry of Building and Construction, they are both very different Diplomas. A BCB is a foundation level diploma focusing on…

Have you considered a Purchasing Career? Six Career Transition...

Purchasing is a multi-faceted area of a business that generally requires a team of people with complementary skills to be successful. However, many professionals have not considered transitioning into a purchasing career and are missing out on exciting career opportunities. A purchasing manager seeks out goods and services and tries to buy those of the…

How to Transition from Administration to Business Management

Many people in administration or finance roles can reach a point where they are looking for more from their career, such as a transition to business management. Small businesses are the backbone of the Australian economy, and many people aspire to run their own business. Business management skills are essential to success in most professions…

5 Reasons to make a Career Change from Nursing...

Nursing management career paths are varied, and very often nurses need to make significant career choices about what is best for their overall career and wellbeing. At some point, many nurses face the decision to either leave the healthcare industry or find a career within the industry solving the issues they face utilising their skills…