Students facing bankruptcy – the survival guide

Unfortunately many students drift into debt, often without even realising how big the problem has become. Usually this happens as a result of excessive credit card use, because it is so easy to pay by card and just…

How to ace the interview – skills to succeed

When managers list an ad with on the Internet, Job agency or Newspaper they already have a rough idea of what they want from an employee. They may have already had many staff who have fulfilled that same…

How to get a Job – Guide for Students

As a student it is best to have a job especially since you have several months holidays twice a year and you really do need to show potential employers when you finish that you were proactive in this…

How to become eligible for Youth Allowance or Austudy?

There is a few different criteria that determines whether you are eligable for either Austudy or Youth Allowance. These criteria are applied to make sure that Australian’s which apply for them do actually need the payments, I mean…

7 Tips to Succeed in Group interviews

Ever been nervous at a group interview? Its only natural considering your in a room with other people and can feel like your competing with them for a job. Remember to keep calm and use some of the following techniques to help…

How to stand out in a group interview

We all know how cutthroat group interviews can be. With everyone trying their best to impress it’s very easy to get into bad habits that can hinder your efforts. There are many things to remember when trying to…

Six Easy New Business Ideas

If you are sitting in college griping about never having enough cash to do what you want, or even if you just fancy an extracurricular challenge, why not start a business? Stop rolling your eyes – you can…

How much Rent Assistance will I get?

You may be thinking that the amount of rent assistance you will be entitled too is a straight forward thing to ask. Rent assistance is actually determined through a test which is applied to the level of rent…

How To Jump-start A Career in Healthcare Management

Healthcare management is an in-demand field that requires a combination of education and experience. However, many recent grads in the field encounter the classic “catch 22”  when it comes to finding their first job – you can’t get…

Tips for Recent Graduates to Get a Foot in the Door

Gone are the day’s where you could graduate from University and settle into a $50,000 a year job. The job market has been in a down turn for a while and you’re competing against at least 500 other…