Career Planning Links
Art & Design Resource Guide
The best hard copy and on line comprehensive guide I've found to art and design courses in Australia, includes universities, TAFE and private colleges, complete with pictures of graduates work, it's beautiful and detailed: www.dgdesignnetwork.com.au
Visit these sites if you own or are preparing to start a business
Australian Venture Capital: www.avcal.com.au
Invest Australia (for potential investors): www.investaustralia.gov.au
Small Business assistance: www.business.gov.au
Experience a 9 week cultural exchange programme working with children on US
summer camps. Learn new skills, develop your CV, broaden your horizons and
open up an unlimited number of exciting possibilities.
Career Development Association of Australia
"The CDAA is internationally recognised for its contribution to career development."
A site for those interested in conscious governance for CEO's and Boards, find out what conscious leadership is in the 21st century. One of my former clients now a Museum Curator finds the author's emphasis on awareness and curiosity of particular interest, you may too!
Herman Trend Alert Group studies workforce and workplace trends, make forecasts and advise corporate leaders and human resource professionals. They are internationally-known experts in employee retention and comprehensive talent management. www.hermangroup.com
International Development Work
For those of you over 30 and interested in working in a developing country try these web sites:
A specialist job site catering specifically for job seekers above the age of 45.
Pathways Australia is the only website of its kind in Australia advertising a range of senior and middle management as well as administrative and direct service positions in the not-for -profit employment sector.
This organisation provides a completely free service for both students and tutors, where students are able to locate the nearest tutor to them who matches their requirements.
The Good Guides
Wanting to know more about courses in your state and across the country? This guide gives advice about University and TAFE campuses across Australia. The guide is divided into 5 sections: Rankings and Ratings of Courses and Campuses; Which Campus? Which Course? International Students Directory and the A to Z of Courses and Specialisations.
Where Will the Money Come From to Study?
This site gives you the up to date details of the government funding schemes HECS and PELS to support your studies. www.goingtouni.com.au
Youth Ambassadors Abroad
For those between the ages of 18 and 30 thinking about working in a developing country you’ll find a range of employment opportunities in different parts of the world.
Please contact Helen for further information about career resources.