Strategy

Watch Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s speech to 2020 graduates: ‘Solutions to seemingly intractable challenges are not found in 140 characters or on other forms of social media’

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is a lawyer and the current mayor of Chicago, and the first openly gay Black woman to be elected mayor of a major city in the US. In her 2020 commencement address, she challenges Northwestern University graduates to get energised in the name of public service and […]
Watch Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s speech to 2020 graduates: ‘Solutions to seemingly intractable challenges are not found in 140 characters or on other forms of social media’
Tech

Tim Cook learned the ‘visceral difference between preparation and readiness’ after taking over Apple for Steve Jobs, and it’s life advice everyone should hear

Tim Cook gave advice to Stanford graduates over the weekend based on his experience stepping into Steve Jobs’ shoes as the Apple CEO after his death. “Your mentors may leave you prepared, but they can’t leave you ready,” he told the audience. Cook also used his Stanford commencement address to […]
Tim Cook learned the ‘visceral difference between preparation and readiness’ after taking over Apple for Steve Jobs, and it’s life advice everyone should hear
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How to get a graduate job at one of the Big Four in Australia

Hot tips from Deloitte, PwC, EY and KPMG on how to get a graduate job. Which degrees work the best? The firms are looking for innovative thinkers, data analytics ability, creative thinking, analytical skills. The Big Four professional service firms in Australia — Deloitte, PwC, EY and KPMG — will […]
How to get a graduate job at one of the Big Four in Australia
Strategy

Here’s why Australian graduates rate Google as the best employer

Google has been voted by Australia’s university graduates as the most desirable employer for the third year in a row. GradAustralia, an organisation linking graduates with employers, surveyed 14,000 students from 38 universities to create the rankings for the Top 100 Graduate Employers. The most common responses from students was […]
Here’s why Australian graduates rate Google as the best employer
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Almost half Australia’s graduates leave university without the skills for a job

Only every second person graduating from Australian universities feel confident they have the right skills needed for a job. GradAustralia, a start-up helping graduates find employment, surveyed 14,000 students across 38 universities for its Top 100 Graduate Employers publication. Only 56% of those surveyed agreed with the statement: “My course […]
Almost half Australia’s graduates leave university without the skills for a job
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The top 10 graduate employers in Australia

ThoughtWorks, a global technology consulting company, has been named the Top Graduate Employer in Australia for 2017. The Australian Association of Graduate Employers has ranked 75 employers via feedback from more than 2,500 graduates who spent 12 months working with organisations. Here are the top 10: 1. ThoughtWorks Australia. 2. […]
The top 10 graduate employers in Australia