Careers Hub

Helping women get what they want from the workplace

Whether you’re applying for your first role, planning to become a parent, or managing work and life through menopause, you’re in the right place. Our Careers Hub is regularly updated with inspiration and information to help you steer your career with confidence.

Latest articles

We work closely with women, employers, and experts around the world. This means we’ve got a front seat to the latest and greatest career insights, and advice. You can find them all in our articles, as well as our free monthly newsletter, which you can sign up to at the bottom of this page.

Why inclusion MUST be a strategic decision
Why inclusion MUST be a strategic decision

More and more and more research shows that having more women in leadership roles has a positive impact on your bottom line. Boston Consulting Group showed similar impacts from other types of diversity – ethnicity, career background, and education.  While it was once...

Inspiration

Love listening and learning from the experiences of other women in the workplace? So do we! Sharing their struggles, solutions, and success stories, we sit down with the women and men working for our Endorsed Employers.

From grad to multinational tech company: Meet Victoria
From grad to multinational tech company: Meet Victoria

The tech industry is rich with opportunities. As a tech grad, how do you choose what type of IT professional you’d like to be? And how can you get the right training and support to find a job that suits your skills, passions, and talent?  We spoke with Ying Ting...

Loyalty or job hopping: What’s best for your career?
Loyalty or job hopping: What’s best for your career?

While longevity is still valued by many people, for the vast majority, it’s more common –and even expected– to move between different roles and companies to grow in your career.  We spoke with Karen DeMello, Head of Digital Media Business Operations, at Woolworths...

What every parent ought to know about a career in mining
What every parent ought to know about a career in mining

You might think being a single mother would hold your career back in a non-traditional industry such as mining. But you’d think wrong! Kate Bills is the General Manager – Sustainability, Marketing, and Communications for Sandvik. In her 12 years with the company,...

3 Ways to be the change you want to see
3 Ways to be the change you want to see

“I want a world for my daughters where they are seen as equal, where their diversity is welcomed, and they feel they belong.” Teeshal Bal moved to Australia from Malaysia more than 20 years ago and has since established an awe-inspiring career. With a background in...

7 Leadership tips for women in male-dominated fields
7 Leadership tips for women in male-dominated fields

Are you passionate about providing value and opportunities to others? Do you have leadership aspirations for your career?  Leadership is no easy feat, but it’s incredibly rewarding. At least, that’s what Ciara Doran believes.  She’s General Manager Distribution for...

3 Ways BHP celebrates diversity and inclusion
3 Ways BHP celebrates diversity and inclusion

There are so many creative and interesting ways workplaces are creating opportunities for people by celebrating diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).  BHP is doing just that. By championing a variety of DEI initiatives, the company is promoting inclusiveness,...

Why I became a return employee to EY
Why I became a return employee to EY

“I found myself standing on the ferry at Circular Quay, staring at the EY building, wondering why I’d left. I started my EY job hunt that evening.” Thejani (TJ) De Silva had previously worked at EY in the Talent team before leaving to explore new opportunities within...

How would your employer support you through breast cancer?
How would your employer support you through breast cancer?

Imagine finding yourself living in a new country, on the other side of the world from your family, and then being faced with a life-changing diagnosis. What would you do? How would you find the support you need to face this challenge? Far from an uncomfortable...

Career toolkit

Do you ever find it tough to take control of your career? You’re not the only one and you don’t have to do it alone. We’ve got a range of free tools to help.

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10 online tools to help you create the perfect resume

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7 tips for women entering the workforce

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5 tips on how to negotiate your salary and get the pay rise you deserve

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5 survival tips for mums returning to work

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Top 10 interview questions from experienced hiring managers

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Practical tools for managing anxiety at work

Guides

While there’s no ‘right’ way to steer your career, resources that guide your approach can be a big help. When you create a free WORK180 account, you get access to range of downloadable guides that we’ve created in collaboration with career experts:

  • Negotiating Flexible Working Conditions
  • Goal Setting
  • Developing Your Personal Brand Guide and Workbook 

You can also use your account to view and compare employers on our platform, save jobs, manage applications and create job alerts.

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