Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Uni not for you? How to kickstart a STEM career without a degree

There are heaps of opportunities to study STEM that don’t involve a degree.
LinkedIntopjobs

15 of Australia’s fastest-growing careers and their salaries

LinkedIn’s list of 2020’s top emerging jobs is dominated by future-focused tech positions.
JobHunt

CV-pedia: the A-Z of getting a job

Here, we hash out some of the key things to think about when applying for your first part-time or graduate gig.
Future of work

Work is a fundamental part of being human, and robots won’t stop us doing...

Recent studies have raised alarms that advances in automation and artificial intelligence (AI) will leave all sectors open to the threat of machines replacing human workers.

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...
Man sitting on white chair surrounded by empty white chairs

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.  So much so that they’re having to look overseas...

How astrophysicist Bachelor Matt Agnew used his transferable STEM skills to land a data...

In the ads we were promised a handsome, out-of-this-world astrophysicist, but it has since been revealed that Ten’s 2019 bachelor Matt Agnew is in...
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...

5 skills that will land you a job in 2019, according to LinkedIn

It’s no secret that new technologies are changing the way we work. Businesses are navigating more automation and AI in their processes, the value...

These 3 tricks will have you acing every interview

Why do recruiters often write one set of selection criteria, and then pick a candidate with completely different experience?
STEM skills - young girl is creating robotics

If you can tick off all these STEM skills, you’re super employable

What kind of STEM skills do you need to thrive in the current job market? If you can tick off every box on this STEM skills checklist, you're in the clear!
Girl holding money and rejoicing on orange background. Highest paying jobs in STEM

These are the highest paying jobs in STEM… kaching!

It’s definitely not all about the money, but it never hurts to find out a little about the highest paying jobs in STEM – you might be surprised by the results!

Is coronavirus having a positive impact on our education system?

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CEO and Founder of MathSpace, Mohamad Jebara, talks about how online maths learning tools changed during pandemic and why he wants to abolish NAPLAN.

How the coronavirus has highlighted the importance of automation

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a massive surge in global unemployment. It has also highlighted the increasingly valuable role of automation in today’s world.

Farming 2.0: Scientists are using space technologies to manage cattle

More than 1000 wild buffalo and unmanaged cattle roaming Northern Australia will be tagged and tracked as part of the world’s largest satellite herd-tracking program.