The workforce of 2020

Posted on 28/09/2016 by admin
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As we’ve discussed in previous blogs, there are plenty of changes to be expected for the future of ‘work’ and the workplace. The workforce of tomorrow is likely to operate very differently from the way it does today. (more…)

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The workplace of the future (Part 2)

Posted on 21/09/2016 by admin
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Last week, we posted a blog about commercial design trends that are reshaping the workplace of today – an interview with Sarah, workplace strategist at a New York commercial real estate firm. (more…)

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The workplace of the future (Part 1)

Posted on 16/09/2016 by admin
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We were lucky enough to sit down with Sarah, a New York based specialist in workplace strategy, to get her thoughts on what the workplace of the future might look like.

Sarah’s role is to liaise with organisations to decide what work environment would be most appropriate for them. “We facilitate the design process, get them ready for the new environment and settle them in,” she says. (more…)

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“Long gone will be the days in which our commerce was dominated and monopolized by big box corporations, and in will come heart-centered businesses in which people will be offering services and products full of passion.” (more…)

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Jobs that didn’t exist 10 years ago

Posted on 07/09/2016 by admin
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As new technologies are developed, so too are job roles that support them. By the time we’re old and grey, there’ll be a whole new string of jobs that don’t even exist yet. To show you how this plays out, let’s look at just a few popular roles that weren’t around a decade ago. (more…)

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For many students when they begin their education journey, they spend a lot of energy and focus on the classroom. Projects, lectures, assessments and discussions are all pieces of the pie that make up a formal education. (more…)

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Upskilling Series Part 4: Marketing

Posted on 02/09/2016 by admin
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Upskilling is a natural part of career progression. It requires you to actively put yourself out there to learn new skills and get new qualifications under your belt. This continuous learning doesn’t just happen in the classroom, but everywhere and anywhere – and on a daily basis. (more…)

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Be like Jeff – try out an internship

Posted on 31/08/2016 by admin
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Imagine getting to try out your ideal career – just for a month or two. That’s essentially what internships are. They allow you to test the waters, get some essential experience under your belt, and ultimately, decide if you’ve found the career path for you. (more…)

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Upskilling Series Part 3: Events

Posted on 24/08/2016 by admin
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Every day is a special occasion when you work in events. A qualification in events allows you to plan, design and orchestrate unforgettable moments in people’s lives. It sets you up for a career that is as meaningful as it is action-packed. (more…)

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Upskilling Series Part 2: Advertising

Posted on 16/08/2016 by admin
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When we’re starting out in our careers, we tend to focus on the ‘now’, without thinking too much about how one job will lead to the next. Progressing in your career requires you to be proactive – and that’s where upskilling comes in. (more…)

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