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    Career and Work Study Abroad and Exchange

    Getting experience to get experience?

    Image of Frodo with caption, You're telling me I have to get experience to get experience?

    Entry level Job Post: Looking for a graduate between the ages of 20 – 25 with thirty years of work experience, super powers and 5 million dollars (because this is an unpaid position).

    The job market is tough – and not just tough, but it is extremely competitive.

    An article in the Sydney Morning Herald recently divulged research which indicates that it takes an average period of around 5 years for students to go from finishing full-time study to landing a full-time job. But why is it so hard?

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  • Jerry at Charleville Hospital
    Travel

    A taste of the Australian outback

    Contributed by Jerry, PhD in Social Work I always want to try something different and gain a variety of experiences while I am studying. For my final year social work placement,…