Higher Education Attracts More Australians

Higher Education Attracts More Australians

The 2016 Census of Population and Housing shows that a record number of Australians are now undertaking higher education.
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  • Census Reveals Changes To Aussie Workforce

    14:31' 25-10-2017

    Census Reveals Changes To Aussie Workforce

    The latest release of 2016 Census data shows how working patterns in Australia’s labour force have changed.

  • Top Award Goes To State's China Program

    14:56' 24-10-2017

    Top Award Goes To State's China Program

    Victorias Young Leaders to China Program has won a prestigious national award for excellence in international education.

  • Mentoring Grants Offer More Help For Students

    14:38' 24-10-2017

    Mentoring Grants Offer More Help For Students

    More young people will be encouraged to remain engaged in education or training, with the recent launch of the successful Student Mentoring Program.

  • Private Contractor To Take Centrelink Calls

    18:45' 11-10-2017

    Private Contractor To Take Centrelink Calls

    The Federal Government hopes to solve the problem of long waiting times for calls to Centrelink by passing the work on to private contractor Serco.

  • Safety And Security Products On Display

    18:48' 10-10-2017

    Safety And Security Products On Display

    Products and best practice to promote business safety and security will be showcased at the Whitehorse Business Safety and Security Expo at the end of this month.

  • Victoria Aims To Be Cyber Security Leader

    18:53' 05-10-2017

    Victoria Aims To Be Cyber Security Leader

    Cyber security is one of the world’s fastest growing industries, but there is a significant lack of cyber security professionals in Australia. A survey commissioned by Intel Security estimates that about a fifth of cybersecurity jobs could go unfilled by 2020.

  • Feng Shui Colours For Your Business

    18:19' 03-10-2017

    Feng Shui Colours For Your Business

    All businesses and professions are symbolised by one of the five feng shui elements.

  • Happiest Workers Not The Richest

    15:13' 02-10-2017

    Happiest Workers Not The Richest

    A study of 17,000 Australian workers suggests that workers are more interested in work they love than a job that pays well.

  • Some Skills Will Always Be Needed

    15:25' 27-09-2017

    Some Skills Will Always Be Needed

    We often hear that in twenty years or more, people will be applying for jobs that dont even exist at the present time. Not only that, the traditional idea of work is changing, from regular continuing employment to short term contracts and projects.

  • Job Screening Goes Onto The Screen

    15:20' 27-09-2017

    Job Screening Goes Onto The Screen

    For older generations, job seeking had one golden rule: be prepared to walk from workplace to workplace, asking what vacancies were available and offering your services. Back this up with time spent reading carefully through the classified ads in the newspapers.

  • International Students Urged To Speak Up

    15:15' 26-09-2017

    International Students Urged To Speak Up

    The Fair Work Ombudsman, Natalie James, has published an open letter to international students, encouraging them to learn about their workplace rights, and seek help if unsure.

  • Tips To Survive The Exam Period

    19:15' 14-09-2017

    Tips To Survive The Exam Period

    Students feeling the pressure of the exam period may find themselves compromising their main life needs to get by, but this can harm their results in the end.

  • New School Buildings Free From Asbestos

    19:12' 14-09-2017

    New School Buildings Free From Asbestos

    The State Government is investing $155 million in a program to replace school buildings across Victoria, from which asbestos has been removed.

  • Jobs Of The Future Are Under Construction

    18:57' 13-09-2017

    Jobs Of The Future Are Under Construction

    New initiatives by the Victorian Government will help manufacturers develop new products, improve training and skills, increase competitiveness and support export growth.

  • Fit Your Cover Letter To The Job

    15:10' 13-09-2017

    Fit Your Cover Letter To The Job

    First impressions count, and the cover letter is your first chance to make an impression on a possible employer. Its important to get that cover letter right.

  • New Fair Work Law For Worker Protection

    19:03' 11-09-2017

    New Fair Work Law For Worker Protection

    Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) Natalie James has welcomed the passing of new laws, increasing penalties against employers who exploit vulnerable workers, and enhancing the FWOs capacity to take action.

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