Posted on 1/12/2021
The job market is changing, it’s no longer business as usual. Career practitioners should take a hard look and see whether their solutions meet the demands of the evolving markets.
Posted on 17/11/2021
As career practitioners, our clients may seek our advice on how to choose between the large range of training provider options that are available to them. So how can we answer these questions, and provide useful information to our clients?
Posted on 18/10/2021
COVID-19 has impacted all of Australia and there is a need to respond to the challenges to find employment prospects for school students and to address the skills shortage. There are exciting initiates available to the educational sector in WA.
Posted on 6/10/2021
Rehabilitation Counselling, similar to Career Counselling, has a long history, dating back to post WWII support for veterans. The two fields have much in common with regard to providing vocational support.
Posted on 20/09/2021
Many people feel that primary school is too early to start thinking about careers. This concern ignores the reality that even if formal career education does not start until students are 11 or 12, they will already have learnt informally.
Posted on 30/08/2021
Not recognising and appreciating the importance of our essential communication and relationship building abilities can be detrimental to both career practitioners and their clients.
Posted on 11/08/2021
Since 2018, Jobs Queensland has been undertaking a number of research projects examining the future of work and what it means for Queensland out to 2030. The need for career development and career advice features strongly in the findings.
Posted on 29/07/2021
The deepest recession in a century last year was followed by the fastest jobs recovery in the first six months of this one. What does this mean for people who find themselves unemployed? What role can career guidance play?
Posted on 15/07/2021
Students with disabilities have both the legal and moral right to be adequately supported when aspiring to, and navigating toward, a desirable career/life.
Posted on 29/06/2021
To avoid name discrimination and to increase the chances for being invited to a job interview, here is advice for ethnic minority job applicants based on previous research.
Posted on 17/06/2021
What’s the difference between a micro-credential and a skill set? Sometimes people use these terms interchangeably as if they mean the same thing, but they’re slightly different.
Posted on 2/06/2021
Micro-credentials appear to be the new black in learning. They hold the promise of accessible on-demand learning. However, until governments seek to regulate non-formal micro-credentials the protection offered through formal learning is not there.
Posted on 5/05/2021
Naishadh Gadani shares some of the best practices and ways that will help career practitioners help migrants.
Posted on 19/04/2021
With rapid shifts in work environments and technology resources, how might career professionals think about integrating evolving technologies in an ethical and high-quality manner?
Posted on 7/04/2021
Values have been assessed by commercial entities in the hiring process for a number of years but for government employees, the game has changed and it’s a little confusing for some.
Posted on 23/03/2021
All high school students should expect to receive professional career guidance at school. Jenine Smith, President of the Careers Advisers Association of NSW & ACT (CAA), writes about the current landscape of career advisers in schools.
Posted on 9/03/2021
Facing redundancy and job loss is never an easy journey - coupled with a worldwide pandemic. Our role as a Career Coach is to remind them that sometimes going through adversity during a crisis can really help bring out the best in them.
Posted on 23/02/2021
The firm belief of Rupert French continues to be that the main factors for job search success are developing and demonstrating confidence and the right attitude.
Posted on 9/02/2021
Susanne Jones has developed a Career Literacy Framework that enables career education to be embedded into courses in the Higher Education sector.
Posted on 27/01/2021
2020 was far from normal and 2021 probably won't be either. Prioritise self-care to avoid burnout.
Posted on 12/01/2021
Bringing the tools and techniques of psychological wellbeing to the community during Covid-19.
Posted on 8/12/2020
Jane Jackson has a mission to make careers guidance accessible and affordable to all who need it.
Posted on 26/11/2020
myfuture has launched a refreshed website with a new look to offer users a better experience.
Posted on 11/11/2020
The Review platform supports practitioners to learn from their own practice and clients.
Posted on 28/10/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the concept of a career break as we have known it to be.
Posted on 13/10/2020
What are they, why so much interest, and can they really help careers flourish post-COVID?
Posted on 29/09/2020
Helping people choose a new career can be challenging. One approach that may help is ACT therapy.
Posted on 8/09/2020
It is clear that too few students are well-prepared to make informed choices about their future.
Posted on 1/09/2020
Michelle Harvey explores the learning curve of transitioning delivery of a university course online.
Posted on 17/08/2020
James Whiting explores supporting young people with their careers and mental health during a crisis.
Posted on 3/08/2020
Dr Deirdre Hughes OBE writes about the support individuals will need to find purposeful work.
Posted on 15/07/2020
Michelle Etheve discusses how Appreciative Inquiry can be used in career conversations.
Posted on 10/06/2020
Employment Options CEO Michelle Braham writes about their new Fit2Work program.
Posted on 21/05/2020
Tina Papadakos explores how career practitioners can support clients to move forward with hope.
Posted on 7/05/2020
The Australian Career Book Award is now in its third year.
Posted on 28/04/2020
Kate Morton writes about the key recommendation from Career Development Works.
Posted on 20/04/2020
5000 Australians were asked just that.
Posted on 16/03/2020
Dr Nathan Beel PhD writes on ways to adapt your practice to better align with men’s preferences.
Posted on 18/02/2020
Joanna Maxwell's 'Three Futures' exercise helps older Australians visualise possible futures.
Posted on 30/01/2020
3 CDAA practitioners write about how they are evolving their career practice in a changing world.
Posted on 8/01/2020
Greg Souvan presents a case study of how career education can be integrated into primary curriculum.
Posted on 10/12/2019
Donna Thistlethwaite reflects on her 2019 and what insights her experiences might offer.
Posted on 12/11/2019
Dr Nicole McDonald writes about three lessons she has learned working in the cotton industry.
Posted on 30/10/2019
Why teenagers dread the question, "what do you want to do when you leave school?"
Posted on 28/08/2019
Josh Williams writes about his upcoming keynote presentation at the 2019 CDAA National Conference.
Posted on 21/08/2019
Catherine is presenting at #CDAA2019 on creating a strong social media presence for your practice.
Posted on 6/08/2019
Jennifer Luke writes about presenting at the APCDA Conference and her upcoming workshop at #CDAA2019
Posted on 9/07/2019
CDAA Conference Grant recipient Amanda McCue recently attended the 2019 NCDA Global Conference.
Posted on 26/06/2019
Some school practitioners wonder how they will meet the career development needs of every student.
Posted on 12/06/2019
CDAA Conference grant recipients recently attended the 2019 APCDA Annual Conference.