Tips For Presenting In Front Of A Crowd

Posted on 25/10/2011 by admin

Presenting a report in front of an audience can be frightening, even to the toughest person and can induce an anxiety attack hours before the presentation. Here are a few tips to help you conquer that fear and talk to a crowd with ease:

Be prepared

It is critical that you know what you are talking about. It is not enough to read, you must understand it as well. If necessary, do extra research for you to be able to grasp the topic more. Questions will be asked by the audience so it is important you know the subject to be able to give them a satisfactory answer. (more…)

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Creating A Study Environment

Posted on 24/10/2011 by admin

It has been proven that environment affects how our brain works and certain conditions are more conducive to learning than others.

Therefore, creating a study environment is necessary for anyone truly serious about learning.
Here are a few tips when creating your study environment:
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The Student Ambassador Program

Posted on 26/09/2011 by admin

Martin College is launching the Student Ambassador Program at its Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sydney campuses.

Ambassadors will engage with the campus student body and participate in career and recruitment events (school visits, career expos, campus tours and open days).

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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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Spotlight on Tourism

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Curious about a career in Tourism? Keep reading to find out what kind of jobs are out there in this industry, and what kind of skills you will need to get ahead.

Employment Opportunities

These are some of the jobs you could consider after completing a qualification such as the Diploma of Tourism:

Travel Consultant
Travel consultants help people organise their travel plans by providing information and advice, and booking accommodation, transport and other services. Successful travel agents need to have good communication skills. They should also be able to provide excellent customer service at all times.

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Spotlight on Careers in Marketing

Posted on 19/09/2011 by admin

Curious about a career in Marketing? Keep reading to find out how to get started in this exciting industry.

Employment Opportunities

Marketing is a vital component of any business, and because of this marketers can find work in a broad range of industries. These are some of the jobs you could consider after completing a qualification such as the Diploma of Marketing:

Marketing Officer

Marketing Officers assist with the promotion of a company’s products or services. This involves analysing the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of the current market environment, and devising business strategies and marketing plans. Marketing Officers also help to manage distribution channels – i.e. making sure the customer can get the product/service when and where they want it. Successful Marketing Officers need to have good people skills and an aptitude for strategic thinking.

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Spotlight on Careers in Management

Posted on 30/08/2011 by admin

Curious about careers in Management?

Keep reading to find out how to kick start your career.

Career Opportunities

These are some of the jobs you could consider after completing a qualification such as the Diploma of Management: (more…)

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Curious about a career in Events? Read on to find out what kind of jobs are out there for Events Coordinators, and what kind of qualifications you need to get ahead in this industry:

Employment Opportunities

The great thing about a career in Events is that you can work in a wide range of industries. In any kind of business, there will always be demand for someone who can organise and manage events. There are especially many job openings for Events Coordinators in the hospitality and tourism industries, as well as within not-for-profit organisations and government agencies.

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Spotlight on Careers in Business

Posted on 19/08/2011 by admin

Curious about a career in Business? Keep reading to find out how to kick start your career.

Employment Opportunities

These are some of the jobs you could consider after completing a qualification such as the Diploma of Business: (more…)

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