Over the years, using Facebook has evolved from merely ‘poking’ a friend to promoting YouTube videos, liking Instagram posts & communicating with companies on the other side of the world. With so many of us growing up with this social medium, it’s not surprising that we are spending increasing amounts of our time scrolling, publishing and managing our accounts. (more…)

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Shedding some light on the dark side of Facebook

Posted on 26/05/2015 by admin

If you are like me then I bet you spend way too much time on Facebook.  Whether it’s checking what your best mate is up to or un-tagging yourself from last night’s photos (seriously no-one told me my hair looked like that), then the majority of your time on Facebook is spent maintaining your good image. (more…)

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How to tell your boss you’re leaving

Posted on 22/05/2015 by admin

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

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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Five ways to boost your resume this weekend

Posted on 08/05/2015 by admin

Spending another lazy weekend inside are we? Just sitting there, flicking through the channels on the TV while you Facebook stalk a mate? Well why not put your spare time to good use and boost your resume with these five tips from Martin. It doesn’t matter what industry you’re looking to work in or how impressive your current resume is, these tips will help you stand out from the crowd. (more…)

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Chances are that there is more than one reason you are stuck in a job you dislike. Is it because of the money? Perhaps you are not sure you can handle starting a new career. It doesn’t matter if you want to become the boss, completely change careers or learn a new skill just for fun, Martin has you covered. (more…)

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Have you had a stressful start to the year? Looking forward to relaxing with an Easter egg or two this long weekend? Well if you are ready to enjoy that much needed break, then these relaxation techniques will help you get into the mood even faster. It does not matter if you want to try one or a combination of these techniques, as in as little as 10 minutes you will be well and truly relaxed. (more…)

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We here at Martin have put together four essential rules to help you prepare for your next job interview. Regardless of what job you’re going for, what industry you’re in or if you’re going in for interview number 2, these tips will help you get the job of your dreams. (more…)

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Are you getting knocked back for jobs and you’re not sure why? Want to know how to manage both a personal and professional social media account? Are you ready to take that next step in your career by creating a professional persona / online account? Well if you’re worried that your online persona might be putting a halt on your career aspirations, then why not follow our 5 simple steps for social media success and reclaim your online persona. (more…)

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5 tips to help you focus on the positive

Posted on 23/02/2015 by admin
positive thinking

1. Establish clear goals to work toward

Without a clear idea of where you want to be, you will inevitably find yourself unsure and even floundering a little. It’s important to have an idea of the bigger picture so you can measure the small wins and feel like you have a larger purpose. Having a sense of moving forward and progressing to where you ultimately want to be? That’s what will work wonders for your mental health. (more…)

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