Whether in the first semester of university or a getting close to graduation, students from all stages of their degree can feel overwhelmed by creating a LinkedIn profile. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be so complex, and the process can be broken down into a few easy steps.
As the end of the year is fast approaching, and many students will be graduating, now might be a time to consider the job market for marketing graduates! Luckily, the growth for marketing-related jobs continues to be promising, especially in the areas of data analysis, […]
Are you an aspiring writer? If so, it is essential to create a writing portfolio that will attract potential employers to your work! By creating a portfolio, you can impress employers to hire your services by showcasing your written pieces. A portfolio can also build […]
SAMM is excited to be hosting the upcoming event Digital Marketing 101 on Thursday April 19 at FBE, Level 2/Theatre 3 at 2pm. Representatives from Google will be giving SAMM members a crash course in all the latest developments and advancements in the world […]
We’ve heard too much about it. From professors at uni or colleagues at work – What’s all the fuss about LinkedIn anyway? The fact of the matter is, like everything else in the world, the process of how people are being hired is changing. Now […]
Being a leader is less about having a managerial position and more about how you behave and interact with others. Whether you’re a student, staff member, team leader or CEO, you have the power to influence those around you, to direct their efforts and facilitate […]
Networking. Most students are either intimidated by the prospect or disregard its significance altogether. Regardless, there is no denying networking’s value for students. Chances are, if the idea of networking makes you cringe, you’re thinking about it the wrong way.
After I had finished my Bachelor of Arts, I was continually exasperated by the application process for graduate jobs. The humble double-sided A4 resume left a lot to be desired.
Search engine optimisation (SEO) appears to be the new ‘it’ word in the world of online marketing today. For those who have never heard of the term, SEO is the employment of a range of technical and creative tactics to improve a website’s visibility in […]
We’ve given you an exhaustive and entertaining guide to professional networking with Networking 101, but perhaps you’re wondering where to start with the little things. Here’s something bite-sized for you, an infographic on networking etiquette, illustrated by our very own Fariz Mudayana!
There’s something inherently slimy about the term ‘networking’. Cringe. The very word makes students quiver in fear and professionals roll their eyes, undoubtedly because there is something inherently superficial and contrived about ‘networking events’.
Be aware of your competition! The Australian job market is more competitive than ever; when applying for jobs not only are you competing against new job seekers but you are also competing against employed people looking to change companies, be promoted or change career paths. Anna […]
With the first semester of my Masters course done and dusted, I decided to put the feelers out and, with any luck, delve into the covert world of summer internships. In my 3 years of undergrad, I had not yet had even one taste of professional […]
From the archives: SAMMPress 2014 – written by Amber Tratter When I was younger, I was under the impression that only children had fights. The adults I was surrounded with during my childhood seemed so, well, grown up. It wasn’t until much later that I […]
From the archives: SAMMPress 2014 – written by Christian Teo With Opportunity International citing close to a 37 percent spike in social enterprise between 2007 and 2012, it is no wonder people are calling it Australia’s fourth major growth sector.