• 10 Common Questions About Vocational Education and Training

    September 11th, 2019 No Comments Features

    Vocational education and training (VET) programs are an essential part of the Australian economy, and an important cornerstone of over 4 million Australians’ careers. Originally launched as a series of state-run apprenticeships and traineeships, the VET system is now fully supported by the Commonwealth and regulated under the Australian Quality Framework. Despite their popularity, VET… Read More

  • Vocational Education Training: What Is It?

    August 27th, 2019 1 Comment Features

    Across Australia, Vocational Education Training (VET) programs provide students and professionals with the skills they need to thrive in their chosen industry. Every year, 4.2 million working age Australians participate in a VET course to become masters of their trade. Over 4,500 registered training organizations provide training, and students can choose from more than 1,450… Read More

  • Women In Leadership: What’s the Status?

    June 26th, 2019 1 Comment Features

    It’s been five years since Katty Kay and Claire Shipman published their piece on the “Confidence Gap” in The Atlantic. At the time, researchers were claiming that the wage gap wasn’t entirely due to gender inequalities within the system but also in large part because of women’s lack of assertiveness when it came to wage… Read More

  • Goal Setting: How to Set Yourself Up For Success

    May 24th, 2019 1 Comment Features

    “The more you know who you are and what you want, the less things upset you.” —Bill Murray, Lost In Translation Life can be rewarding without knowing exactly what you want. In fact, it’s unreasonable and limiting to think we should always know our destination before walking out the door. In many cases, we need… Read More

  • How to Educate Future Leaders

    In his 2004 Ted Talk, Patrick Awuah speaks about the necessity of educating future generations of leaders, rooted in his own experience growing up in Ghana: “Every society must be very intentional about how it trains its leaders, and Ghana was not paying enough attention.” After earning his education at a liberal arts college in… Read More