It\'s predicted that people 65 years+ will comprise 22% of the population by 2056. Find out what this demographic shift means for the future of industries like nursing, social work and aged care, and how students entering the field should be preparing.
Think about a time you have come up against a challenge that you successfully resolved. Don\'t dredge up a catastrophe that resulted in personal or professional failure – stick to a story with a happy ending.
Are you a compassionate, patient person who loves supporting people to help them create healthy and meaningful lives? A job in community service could be for you! A booming industry in Australia, community services offers a diverse range of roles in this incredibly rewarding career path.
‘I have learnt an incredible amount about business, experiences that no monetary value could even come close to purchasing. Every challenge was a learning experience, every day is a lesson and you are never too young to strive to be the best you can be.’
It’s not always easy finding the right career path. For many people the choices can be overwhelming. For others the choices that they’ve already made in their career may have led them to a dead end or to a profession for which they have no passion.
Don’t let your resume date you as a dinosaur! Gone are the days when resumes were just a dry list of duties for every job you’ve ever had. If you want to be a contender in these competitive times, you have to modernise the way you approach companies.