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Your Career in the Administration Industry

by Yvette McKenzie
Posted: June 15, 2015

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Are you thinking of beginning a career in the Administration industry? Are you already in this industry and looking to up-skill? Check out the statistics and facts around this interesting and progressive career path!

Administrators can enjoy a really varied career direction, often working across many sectors of a business. The other great thing about working in Administration is that you could choose to work in many different career areas, from public administration and safety, professional, scientific and technical services, media and communications, health care, business and corporate roles. The scope is almost limitless.

Here’s a snapshot of what you can expect when you choose a career in the Administration industry.

Infographic: Career in the Administration Industry

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Yvette has over a decade of professional experience at some of Australia’s largest media corporations, including Southern Cross Austereo and the Macquarie Media Network. With a degree in Communications (majoring in Journalism), she covers stories on education, new knowledge technologies and independent learning.

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