Friday, October 2, 2020

Do I have to go to university to have a career in STEM?

Your study options to get into STEM are more flexible than ever. We take a deep dive into your options for VET study in STEM courses.
Google Photos Sydney Careers with STEM women in stem

Career advice from the coolest women in tech

Are you a woman thinking about getting into computer science (CS)? We hit up the female staff behind Google Photos for a major pathway pep talk.
creative coding

Want to try creative coding? Start here

New art forms are being developed through the medium of code daily, and the creative coding world is moving so rapidly that tech writers are struggling to document it all.
Macquarie and FIRST robotics

Creating dream machines with Macquarie and FIRST Robotics

Sarah Heimlich found a software engineering degree at Macquarie University the perfect way to pursue her love of FIRST Robotics.

APR.Intern STEMfest pledges to get female talent on board – that means you!

Among the top 50 CEOs in Australia, only 3 are women and female participation in the STEM workforce remains as low as 20%. But...
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Australia has 200,000 vacant STEM jobs, in nation-wide employment emergency

According to a recent ABC report, Australian tech employers are facing a serious STEM skills drought. 
Googlers at HopperDownUnder

What’s up at Hopper Down Under

Meet some of the amazing women studying and working in technology from the first Hopper Down Under conference!
National Invention Convention

5 ways registering for the National Questacon Invention Convention will kickstart your career as...

With registrations open now for next year, here are five reasons why applying for the National Questacon Invention Convention could score you some invaluable career cred.
Atlassian

Inside 6 of the coolest tech offices in Australia

Landing an inspiring job with a company you rate is the ultimate, obviously. But spending 9-5 in a dog-friendly ‘chill zone’ with a ping-pong...
Newcastle New South Wales

Is this Australia’s new innovation hotspot?

The Hunter region on the NSW mid-north coast is best known for its wineries and coal industry, but it's also shaping up to be a new hotspot for tech innovation.
smart energy

Making smart energy even smarter with data science

The future of sustainable electricity usage is smart energy, and data scientists are matching supply and demand in smarter ways than ever.
e-waste

Eliminating e-waste: skills for a zero waste future

New gadgets and endless upgrades mean that e-waste is becoming a big issue. Luckily, engineers and scientists are working on green manufacturing and recycling for a zero-waste future.

From the navy to cyber security: 5-minute Q&A

navy to cyber security career palo alto networksvideo
Interested in a career in cyber security? We chatted to Nicholas Desilas who studied a Cert IV in engineering at TAFE before spending 10 years in the navy and now has a successful career in the cyber security industry, as Strategic Relationship Representative at global cyber security leader, Palo Alto Networks.

16 quick career challenges to tick off these school holidays

Bored yet? There are loads of quick, easy things you can do for your career these school holidays.

So, you want a next-gen data science gig? Live Webinar recording

So, you wanna kickstart a future-focused data science career? Hear from three real-life STEM professionals busting myths and swapping pathway stories.