Explore majors and personal development

Workshops that will help you identify where your major may lead, how to identify and promote your personal brand and employability skills, foster your resilience and enhance your time management.

Employability skills

Employability skills are the skills and capabilities that make you more likely to gain employment. To be competitive you need to show employers you have the skills they require. Find out how to further develop your skills and effectively and convincingly describe them in your job application and an interview.

Workshops in Semester One 2019

  • Thursday 30 May, 11am-12pm, Room 260-315. Register
  • Wednesday 3 July, 11am-12pm, Room 273-104. Register

Jump-start your new job

You need to make a great first impression at your new job or internship as first impressions often turn into long-term perceptions and reputations. How will you do this? Teamwork and people skills are becoming increasingly important. This workshop will provide you with tips on how to work effectively with your colleagues.

Workshops in Semester One 2019

  • Wednesday 22 May, 10-11am, Room 260-321. Register
  • Thursday 4 July, 1.30-2.30pm, Room 273-104. Register

My personal brand. What is it?

We think of a brand as something companies have, but today individuals also have a personal brand—it’s how other people see you. This workshop will look at how you can identify what your brand is and then promote it.

Workshops in Semester One 2019

  • Wednesday 3 July, 10-11am, Room 273-104. Register

Resilience strategies

When stuff happens how do you deal with it? Gain tips on how to be positive in a quickly changing environment and how to manage your wellbeing through mindfulness.

Workshops in Semester One 2019

  • Thursday 4 July, 12-1pm, Room 273-104. Register

Time management strategies

Struggling to fit everything in? Want to be able to manage multiple demands on your time? Come to this session to learn strategies for managing your time effectively.

Workshops in Semester One 2019

  • Wednesday 3 July, 3.30-4.30pm, Room 273-104. Register

What can I do with my major?

Not sure what major to take or what to do after your degree? This workshop will provide you with information and tools to aid your decision making. During this workshop in a computer lab, you will explore a variety of online career resources.

Workshops in Semester One 2019

  • Thursday 4 July, 3.30-4.30pm, Lab 10 (260-026). Register 

First year Business students: Passport to Business spotlight and Student Career Journeys

Calling all first year Business students ...
Would you love to be an Intern in 2020?
Concerned about your major?
Want to connect with employers?
Want a fulfilling job?

Hear from current and graduated students about their keys to career success. Also, learn how the Passport to Business programme can improve your employment prospects, connections with employers and fellow students and improve your self-awareness. You can find out more about the programme here.

  • Wednesday 15 May, 6-7.30pm, Case Room 2, OGGB. Register