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10 Celebrity Apprentices Whose Summer Is Definitely Lit

10 Celebrity Apprentices Whose Summer Is Definitely Lit

There’s no doubt that completing an apprenticeship can lead to a successful career. Take a look at these famous Aussies, who have completed a VET qualification and have gone on to do big things. 1. Matt Moran – Celebrity Chef Celebrity chef Matt Moran is now a household name and started his career by studying Commercial Cookery at TAFE. Although

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5 Apprenticeships And Traineeships With Thousands Of Jobs Available Right Now

5 Apprenticeships And Traineeships With Thousands Of Jobs Available Right Now

With university degrees no longer rewarding students with a guarantee of full-time work, there’s a greater need for alternate education and employment pathways. Apprenticeships and traineeships are a great way to train people in occupations and industries that are experiencing high demand. For businesses, hiring apprentices and trainees is a great option because it involves taking on workers that are

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Rural businesses’ $37k Apprenticeship Wage Incentive Updates Eligibility Requirements

Rural businesses’ $37k Apprenticeship Wage Incentive Updates Eligibility Requirements

The Australian Government today launched a $60m wage subsidy trial providing regional and rural small businesses with generous incentives in apprentice wage subsidies.

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Local Jobs Program to Combat Gold Coast Youth Unemployment

Local Jobs Program to Combat Gold Coast Youth Unemployment

BUSY At Work has today launched an ambitious program to combat youth unemployment on the Gold Coast that will take place between now and the end of 2018.

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Australia’s unemployment rate at 5 per cent

Australia’s unemployment rate at 5 per cent

Australia’s unemployment rate has hit a six and half year low at 5 per cent according to the October figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The seasonally adjusted number of jobs increased by around 32,800 and participation rate increased to 65.6 per cent. According to the ABC News report, Indeed’s Asia-Pacific economist Callam Pickering described the

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Starting A Buddy System In Your Business–Do It Today!

Starting A Buddy System In Your Business–Do It Today!

Settling into a new job is often a nerve-wracking experience for employees. It’s a moment of truth where they learn whether they have made the right decision and it’s one of the most important opportunities for a business to make a good first impression.

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Rural businesses get $37,000 Apprenticeship Wage subsidy

Rural businesses get $37,000 Apprenticeship Wage subsidy

The Australian Government today launched a $60m wage subsidy trial providing regional and rural small businesses with generous incentives in apprentice wage subsidies.

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Signs Of Bullying – How To Recognise When Young Staff Are Being Bullied

Signs Of Bullying – How To Recognise When Young Staff Are Being Bullied

While most of us like to think that bullying is something that only happens in the school yard, the sad reality is that half of all Aussie employees will experience workplace bullying during their careers. What is workplace bullying? According to the Fair Work Ombudsman, an employee is considered to be experiencing bullying at work when: A person or group

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5 Social Issues Impacting The Next Generation All Employers Should Understand

5 Social Issues Impacting The Next Generation All Employers Should Understand

It’s estimated that by 2020, almost half of the workforce will be made up of Millennials. With this in mind, employers must understand the differences between this younger demographic that is entering the workforce and the ones that have come before them if they have any chance in attracting and retaining top quality employees. Growing up in a digital world

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Experiencing Anxiety At Work? 5 Tips To Help You Through The Day

Experiencing Anxiety At Work? 5 Tips To Help You Through The Day

Everyone is familiar with feeling stressed at work. Whether it’s because we have a deadline looming, an important meeting coming up or a busy period in the year- feeling stressed at work is not uncommon. Most of this stress is manageable and doesn’t pose a significant problem to the average worker. However, when this stress is ongoing and excessive, or

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