Posts Tagged“careers”

If you are looking at what career path you should choose then this can be an incredibly difficult time for you, with so many options in front of you it can be hard to make a decision that will be the right fit for you and your abilities. One important consideration is that many people never actually decide on a particular career path and end up simply studying what they are good at, this can lead to uncertainty and whilst difficult, making a selection early will lead to bigger rewards in your career. One career that we are going to…

Although not so long ago those who wanted to return to school or further their education had little choice but to attend a physical school, that has all changed with the introduction of online learning. With online-based courses, it’s possible to study to a very high level – for example studying for a doctorate in nursing practice – without having to go to classes every day. If you’re hoping to better yourself by taking a degree for the first time or even getting a master’s degree or higher on top of your current qualifications, opting for online study comes with…

Audio engineering is a fascinating field and there are lots of different jobs available in it. Hence, if you are hoping to go to audio engineering school, you are setting yourself up for an excellent career. In fact, the opportunities and doors a degree may open are endless. Consider working in television studios, where there is always a demand for sound engineers. Or maybe you want to be in the thick of it, and actually get into local broadcasting and reporting. Or you could get to work in the music industry, working on huge shows and concerts. Or you can…

Photo by CC user LaurMG on Wikimedia Commons The work-life balancing act hasn’t always been as difficult as it appears to be today. Contributing factors, such as the normalisation of 24-hour connectivity and increasingly automated jobs, mean we’re burning the candle at both ends while simultaneously living in fear of being replaced. As time goes on, we could see future generations struggling to save their personal lives from being completely smothered by their careers. What was once a work life balance may become an impossible battle. For those looking to join the working world, it’s one of the greatest concerns. It’s…

In today’s world, there are a number of simple and specific trade occupations that include numerous branches and sub-branches in between. Although this diversifies the field, it also makes it more difficult for incoming tradies to narrow down their selection when choosing a future career. If you’re an aspiring tradie, read up on the below occupations to find out how you can further your job prospects. 1. Pipe Work The plumbing industry offers high employment rates for incoming tradespeople, and training in a speciality occupation such as this can provide career opportunities in residential or commercial plumbing. It can also…

Millennials claim they want to make positive impacts on the world, but most lack direction when it comes to finding meaningful career paths. For those unsure where to turn, there will always be social work. Social workers are perhaps the most benevolent people on the planet. They work for average pay, less thanks, and virtually no deference, yet most remain respectfully dogged in their desire to do good. There is no doubt that the world is a better place because of social workers. However, even as social work becomes more and more necessary, it seems to be harder than ever…

Have you ever considered government contracting as a career? If you are hardworking and tenacious in temperament, a smart analytical thinker, and one who knows how to recognize and seize an opportunity when it arises, then a career in government contracting could be a pleasant surprise to you. With so many different career paths open to us these days, sometimes it’s hard to know which route to take. The way we live and work in the new millennium has changed – a single job for life is an outmoded concept, and the notion of having multiple careers throughout our working…

Everyone is ambitious (or at least they should be), wanting to further their careers however they can to ensure that their talents are put to the best use and that they are in a position they deserve to be in with job titles and salaries to match. Some people work especially hard throughout the school life, going on to college and University before finding full-time work and grafting away until they reach the top of their profession – and that’s when the real hard work starts as you’re then expected to work your socks off! While promotions aren’t right for…