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9 Little Attitude Adjustments That Add Up to Success

9 Little Attitude Adjustments That Add Up to Success

Sometimes all it takes to succeed is a slight adjustment of your attitude. If you go into study with the right mindset, you are more likely to succeed in everything you set out to do. Here are 9 small adjustments you can make to hit the ground running when studying a course.…

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8 Popular Online Courses & the Jobs They Can Lead To

8 Popular Online Courses & the Jobs They Can Lead To

Thinking of a new career? To begin your search, it pays to know what's out there. The Australian job marketplace is robust and competitive - that means having an accredited qualification under your belt could set you apart from the competition.…

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10 Hacks for Studying While Working & Raising a Family

10 Hacks for Studying While Working & Raising a Family

When you have a family you can still make time to reach your personal and professional goals. Studying helps to keep you connected, keeps your skills current, makes you more attractive to prospective employers and helps you plan for the future. Here are 10 ways to study effectively while you have family commitments.…

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How to Kick Start Your Career At Any Age

How to Kick Start Your Career At Any Age

It’s never too late to change careers! Skillstalk looks at how you can shift direction at any point in your life, through study, work experience, starting your own business or beginning a whole new path.…

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10 Job Industries Experiencing Tremendous Growth

10 Job Industries Experiencing Tremendous Growth

If you’re on the fence about your education, and trying to decide whether to pursue a degree, one of the most important steps in determining which academic path to pursue, is finding a career that’s firmly rooted in an industry that’s here to stay. If you’re looking to get into a career in a fast growing industry, you may want to look at this list of ten industries that are currently experiencing tremendous growth. Read on and see if any of these spark your interest!…

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How to Make the Perfect Match with Your Personality and Career

How to Make the Perfect Match with Your Personality and Career

Taking the Meyers-Briggs or the Holland Codes evaluation is a great starting point for understanding what kinds of working and learning environments will suit you best. Below, you can find even more pointers on how to make the perfect match with your personality and career.…

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How to Make the Leap from Education to Occupation

How to Make the Leap from Education to Occupation

If you haven’t yet entered the workforce, it may surprise you to hear that your future bosses won’t care what grades you received on your assessments. It won’t matter to them that your trainer complimented you on the hard work you put into your submission. So how do you prove to your current or future boss that you’ve got practical skills to offer beyond your education? Consider any of the following strategies:…

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5 Things You Need to Learn in the Next 5 Years

5 Things You Need to Learn in the Next 5 Years

Consider that school children are already learning new skills like writing code and Australia is facing a trade skills shortage, some of these new things could also be very valuable to learn should you need to diversify in the future. So instead of ignoring that overused cliché, start listening and start learning something new. Here are 5 things you should think about learning in the next 5 years.…

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Unique Student Identifier - Coming Soon!

USI – Unique Student Identifier – Coming Soon!At the moment there is no way to track all of an individual’s achievements or enrolments in Vocational Education & Training (VET).  In April 2012 the…

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Upskilled Partners With Lynda.com

Upskilled students now have unlimited access to over 2000 online video training courses via lynda.com.  Each course trains the viewer in the use of discrete elements in a wide range of software. The…

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5 reasons to Not Not Go Back To School

For an answer, I need only look to 8 million of my fellow Australians: according to current ABS estimates, that’s the number of Aussies of working age currently undertaking some form of additional training or study. Here are 5 snippets of wisdom they’ll be living in this year……

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VET FEE-HELP Courses Now Available

For students who want to begin study without the up-front financial burden, Upskilled now offers a range of VET FEE-HELP approved qualifications including business, IT courses & Community Services…

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New Upskilled Students To Be Rewarded

Students undertaking a qualification with Upskilled now gain access to The Upskilled Student Rewards Program, which offers a large range of attractive lifestyle benefits, incorporating access to two…

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Skills for All Update

The South Australian Department of Education recently made further updates to the list of courses available via the Skills for All Government Funding program.  The following courses will no longer…

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Upskilled Serves Up 11 New Qualifications

Upskilled is pleased to announce the launch of 11 new Qualifications in 3 areas of high demand: Hospitality, Community Services and Retail. Upskilled continues to expand its product offering, now with…

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MyUpskilled Survey Results Are In

380 of Upskilled’s most recent students were surveyed about our newly updated MyUpskilled online learning portal, with some positive feedback and some great ideas for further enhancements.  Here’s a…

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