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Many international students have spent a good couple of years in Australia studying, making friends and enjoying their student life abroad. However there are many students who struggle to build relationships outside their nationality. There are a couple of reasons why this happens and some tips so you can follow to improve cultural awareness. 1.

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Deciding your career path and trying to steer it in the right direction can be tough. With the theoretical knowledge you’ve gained through university and additionally with the technical skills you’ve gained through your Work Integrated Learning placement you will have some idea of the aspects of IT that you enjoy and the aspects of

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Completing an internship in your chosen profession is a step in the right direction to starting your career. However, in order to get noticed, doing the bare minimum is not enough. The people who get the furthest in their careers are those who think outside the box and go the extra mile to ensure they

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Everyone has different approaches to learning. Whether you are a passive or active learner, capturing, remembering, and then applying information that you have learnt can be a difficult task when you are trying to soak up all information given to you within a new internship or job. If you don’t write down what you are

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In the IT industry, it is clear that having good technical skills and knowledge is really important. However being the most technically smart person doesn’t always land you a job. Here are some reasons why: In IT, interpersonal skills are just as important as technical skills. When I was a recruitment consultant recruiting for IT

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There are many ways to enhance your knowledge on a specific topic that you are interested in. You could read a book, an article in the newspaper or talk to an expert to gain further knowledge. Another way is to listen to podcasts. Recently I discovered that there are hundreds of thousands of free podcasts

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