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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.

A workplace guide to intersectionality: race/ethnicity & gender
A workplace guide to intersectionality: race/ethnicity & gender

Do you know what it feels like to have your gender impact the trajectory or growth of your career? Do you know what it feels like to be at the mercy of negative unconscious bias in the workplace because the colour of your skin differs from the majority of those around...

Diversity fatigue? Here are some words of wisdom from the experts
Diversity fatigue? Here are some words of wisdom from the experts

The phrase ‘diversity fatigue’ can conjure up complaints of “awkward conversations'' or social media comments from people that are “tired of hearing about it”. However, diversity fatigue is also used to describe the exhaustion, despair, and a (worryingly) potential...

A guide to address intersectionality at work for LGBTQI+  women*
A guide to address intersectionality at work for LGBTQI+ women*

Women* members of the LGBTQI+** community share what they want and need from employers in order to feel supported and respected in the workplace. Share this guide to ignite the conversation about intersectionality at your organization.  Cupcakes are cute, stickers are...

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.

In a career rut? How 3 ‘career saviours’ helped me
In a career rut? How 3 ‘career saviours’ helped me

While Heidi Seo is now happily thriving as a Backend Software Engineer at ClearScore, four years ago her resume told a very different story. She shares with us her journey, and the three ‘saviours’ that helped dig her out of her career rut. 1. The inspirational...

CPB Contractors Training Academy: Training is the priority
CPB Contractors Training Academy: Training is the priority

Rebecca Britt is a Training Development Manager for CPB Contractors, currently delivering the Rozelle Interchange, part of the WestConnex motorway project in Sydney. She leads our Training Academy at Homebush, an accredited training facility established in 2016 to...

Get energized! Be part of an evolving industry at Stanwell
Get energized! Be part of an evolving industry at Stanwell

Stanwell’s values of “we care, we adapt, we deliver” align with Information Resources and Service Desk Manager, Vicki Dyer’s personal values too, and reflect the twists and turns of her own career journey. As a working mum, Vicki has successfully juggled a challenging...

Being a technical specialist at Ericsson
Being a technical specialist at Ericsson

Leanne is part of a diverse team delivering projects that enable Ericsson’s customers to build new 5G networks, as well as maintaining and integrating the new networks to existing networks.  A career as a technical specialist “My role is very hands on and specialised,...

Success and collaboration in biotech: It’s in the DNA! – CSL
Success and collaboration in biotech: It’s in the DNA! – CSL

If there’s one thing you should know about Vanessa Sandford, Senior Director of Drug Product and Global Analytics for global biotech company CSL, it’s that she doesn’t shy away from a challenge. “I gravitate toward complex challenges that contain uncertainty,” she...

7 reasons why I love working in the Distribution Centre at Woolworths
7 reasons why I love working in the Distribution Centre at Woolworths

Alison O’Neill is a Supply Chain Manager, working in one of Woolworths’ busy Distribution Centres – known as the Big Shed. In an industry and role that is highly male-dominated, Alison shares her experiences of 15 years’ employment with the business. She takes being...

Cash App: 3 tips to manage your return to work experience
Cash App: 3 tips to manage your return to work experience

If you’re considering returning to work after an extended break, you’ll be all too aware of the unique set of challenges making the transition will come with. Your self-confidence might be taking a hit after taking so much time away or you might worry about losing...

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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