Stories

CBA IT staff impacted as bank "retrenches" 251

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has cut an unknown number of IT staff, including data architects and software engineers, as part of a larger round of personnel changes. In addition to IT, the changes also affect CBA's business banking and retail banking services divisions, according to the Finance Sector Union. The FSU...

  46 Hits

How to get the job you want

Getting a job can be a competitive process, but there are several tips you can follow to increase your chances of success. Here are some helpful tips to help you get the job: Research the company: Before applying for a job, take the time to research the company thoroughly. Understand its...

  36 Hits

Are you keeping up with the job and skill trends? World Economic Forum's report shows the job growth and churn areas.

The World Economic Forum published the Future of Job report 2023. The report is based on the survey from 803 companies employing over 11.3 million workers across 27 industry clusters and 45 economies worldwide. It explores macrotrends, technology trends, their impact on jobs and skills, and workforce transformation strategies for the...

  112 Hits

How to find a high-paying freelance gig?

Freelance gigs have become increasingly popular in recent years due to a number of factors. One major factor is the rise of the gig economy, which has made it easier for freelancers to find work and for businesses to hire freelancers for specific projects or tasks. Additionally, advancements in technology have...

  138 Hits

Western Sydney Careers Expo - Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, 22-23 June

The Western Sydney Careers Expo is an annual event that aims to provide valuable information and resources to individuals seeking career opportunities, education options, and professional guidance in the Western Sydney region of Australia. It serves as a platform for students, job seekers, parents, educators, and professionals to connect with universities,...

  611 Hits

How many jobs are available in technology in the US?

In May, the tech employment landscape in the US experienced mixed results. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) figures analyzed by IT industry group CompTIA, technology companies cut around 4,725 jobs, including both technical and non-technical positions. Additionally, job postings for open tech positions decreased from 300,000 in...

  66 Hits

What to Expect in 21st Century Education

21st Century education requires many skills and abilities for success. Many educators, institutes and schools are increasingly focusing on the skills required for students to master in preparation for success in a rapidly changing digital world. Today, students, after they graduated from school, are more likely to change career jobs, hence they...

  4589 Hits

What You Need to Know About 5G

5G refers to the fifth generation of wireless technology for cellular networks. It is the latest standard in mobile communication, succeeding 4G (LTE) technology. 5G aims to provide significantly faster data speeds, lower latency (delay), increased network capacity, and enhanced connectivity compared to its predecessors. Some key features and benefits of...

  4873 Hits

What is the career prospect for a Data Analyst and how to become one?

The career prospects for a data analyst are generally positive due to the increasing demand for data-driven insights across various industries. Here are some career prospects for a data analyst: High demand: Data analysts are in high demand across industries, including finance, healthcare, technology, retail, and more. As organizations increasingly rely...

  119 Hits

Skills-based hiring continues to rise as degree requirements fade

More employers are leaving behind college degree requirements and embracing a skills-based hiring approach that emphasizes strong work backgrounds, certifications, assessments, and endorsements. And soft skills are becoming a key focus of hiring managers, even over hard skills. Large companies, including Boeing, Walmart, and IBM, have signed on to varying skills-based...

  70 Hits

How Agile Can Help Improve Your Family Life

Agile methodology has gained popularity in recent years. Agile is a concept, it focuses on quick responses to change and continuous development. It has been widely used in software development projects for a number of years and now it is used in many other areas like marketing and operations – same...

  2038 Hits

Now you can get your MBA for free

Now you can get your MBA for free. You are up to the challenge of studying a MBA to gain new skills and acquire new knowledge as it could benefit your career or your business. However, you have put this on-hold due to the high cost of MBA programs and the...

  2069 Hits

Why you should consider a digital career

People care about their future career because it will likely play a major role in determining their livelihood and overall direction in life. They may be interested in finding a career that aligns with their interests and passions, or that will provide them with a sense of purpose and fulfillment.  They...

  244 Hits