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Marketing-related jobs with the highest growth rate

Marketing-related jobs with the highest growth rate

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, […]

Best ways to create a writing portfolio employers will love!

Best ways to create a writing portfolio employers will love!

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 […]

Why Is Digital Marketing So Important?

Why Is Digital Marketing So Important?

  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 […]

University students: 4 reasons why you should be on LinkedIn

University students: 4 reasons why you should be on LinkedIn

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 […]

SAMM wrap up: Grape Expectations

SAMM wrap up: Grape Expectations

This week, a lucky few managed to catch Justin Dry, co-founder, and joint-CEO of Vinomofo, at SAMM’s Grape Expectations.

Self Branding in the Digital Age

Self Branding in the Digital Age

We’ve heard the old warning time and time again, ‘the things you post on Facebook will never be erased. Your future employer will see it and it’ll come back to bite you’ (Everyone-with-a-Linkedin, 2016).

The Management Toolkit: Sales

The Management Toolkit: Sales

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 […]

Taylor Swift: Overrated / Genius?

Taylor Swift: Overrated / Genius?

“Oh God, not ‘Shake it off’ again! Turn it off. She’s overrated and not even talented”, my friend vented while changing the radio station.

How To Get A Grad Job

How To Get A Grad Job

Despite being Australia’s most educated generation in a history, students are finding it tougher than ever to find themselves a graduate job after completing their studies.

So You Think You Can Network?

So You Think You Can Network?

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.

Beyond the Resume: Building your Digital Footprint

Beyond the Resume: Building your Digital Footprint

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.

The Management Toolkit: Coaching

The Management Toolkit: Coaching

Fresh out of Uni with a graduate degree, most of you will set off on your next big journey in life; a career. The transition is not supposed to be easy, and 

Starting Your Start-Up

Starting Your Start-Up

Every year over 100 million start-up companies are born, with 75% of those failing whether it be within their first, second or third year.

Guide: Search Engine Optimisation

Guide: Search Engine Optimisation

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 […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Networking Etiquette

INFOGRAPHIC: Networking Etiquette

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!

Networking 101: A Definitive Guide

Networking 101: A Definitive Guide

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’.

Guide: Optimising Job Seeking Success in the Australian Job Market

Guide: Optimising Job Seeking Success in the Australian Job Market

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 […]

Guide: 10 Tips For The Office

Guide: 10 Tips For The Office

So you’ve finished your degree and have been lucky enough to land yourself that dream job! But are you ready for the office life? Do you know how to act like an adult? These 10 simple tips will help you from becoming the office pest.

What I Did Last Summer / Internship Insights

What I Did Last Summer / Internship Insights

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 […]

Coping With Workplace Conflict

Coping With Workplace Conflict

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 […]

Looking To Work In a Social Enterprise?

Looking To Work In a Social Enterprise?

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.