8 tips to creating a winning resume

Posted on 24/07/2015 by admin
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Are you confident that your resume will help you land that dream job? Have you included all of your skills and work experience? Not sure how to explain your European gap year to a future employer? Well you are in luck, as the friendly career counsellors at Martin have the answer to the age-old question – how do you create a winning resume? (more…)

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Bella Stone had a very specific career goal – get into the Flight Centre Travel Group. This highly competitive program only takes in 2% of applicants that apply, which is why Bella decided to get ahead of the competition and study a Diploma of Travel & Tourism at Martin. (more…)

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How strong is your networking game?

Posted on 13/07/2015 by Tyson Day
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Let’s face it, introductions can be awkward. Especially when done in a large group or at a formal event.  Plucking up the courage to talk to a total stranger is intimidating, as is thinking of a great opener to introduce yourself. You need to tell people what you do and importantly, why on earth you’ve approached them (more…)

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#TryItTuesday: Ten must-try Photoshop tutorials

Posted on 16/06/2015 by admin
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Are you a macchiato loving creative? Perhaps you’re an aspiring graphic designer who is looking to get into the industry. Maybe you just love the designs you see in magazines and on television and want to learn how to do it yourself. (more…)

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What’s your vision?

Posted on 09/06/2015 by Tyson Day
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Have you ever sat in a café and innocently done a few minutes or more of people watching as you sipped on your coffee?  Have you ever thought to yourself, how did that guy make it to the 50th floor and win that corner office with glass perimeter and spectacular views?  For a split second, have you wondered how he always gets to dress in sharp, professional attire? And how he got to purchase the luxurious car? (more…)

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How to tell your boss you’re leaving

Posted on 22/05/2015 by admin
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Do you dread going into work? Are you spending more time planning social activities then finishing off your tasks? Ready for a change of scenery? Well if you have already checked out at work, then perhaps it’s time to tell your boss. (more…)

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Student Highlight: Zaki Haidari

Posted on 15/05/2015 by admin
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Our students are always making us proud, and we love to highlight their achievements! Today we’d like to feature Martin student Zaki Haidari.

Zaki has been selected as an ambassador to represent Martin as part of Sydney’s International Student Leadership and Ambassador Program (ISLA)! (more…)

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If you’re sick and tired of being stuck on the working wheel, then why not set some new goals in 2015 and become a Monday Person. Whether your goals involve learning a new skill or completely changing careers, we here at Martin offer a range of courses & flexible study options that will help you get there. Not sure where to get started? Then just check out our tips for setting goals and why they’re important, and make 2015 the year you change your life! (more…)

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Spotlight on Information Technology

Posted on 22/09/2011 by admin

Curious about a career in IT? Keep reading to find out what kind of jobs are out there for IT professionals, and what kind of qualifications you need to get ahead in this industry.

Employment Opportunities

The truly exciting thing about working in IT is that you can get a job in virtually any industry. All companies rely on technology to keep their business running smoothly and effectively, and demand for people with the right skills only continues to grow. IT forms the backbone of any business infrastructure, which is why job prospects for IT professionals are consistently good.

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Spotlight on Graphic Design

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Curious about a career in Graphic Design? Read on to find out what kind of jobs are out there for designers, and what kind of qualifications you need to get ahead in this industry.

Employment Opportunities

The great thing about a career in Graphic Design is that you get paid to be creative on a daily basis. Professionals in this industry report high levels of job satisfaction because they can see the results of their labour. Being a good designer is not just about making things look good – it’s about merging form with function to best communicate an idea. Good designs are ones which satisfy the design brief and get the message across, but great designs manage to do all of this and inspire people too.

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