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A career is defined as the ongoing process to learn new skills and knowledge and apply this learning in a business context in order to make a unique contribution through work. It includes education, training, volunteering, paid and unpaid work.

The desire to achieve success and satisfaction at work has motivated people to take responsibility for their own learning and personal development. The dynamics have changed and life long learning has become an integral part of working life, according to education.vic.gov.au.

With a little over five months to go before the year comes to an end there is still time to learn a new skill and improve your life.

 

The idea of being guided by someone with more life experience or business expertise is very appealing, but how do you simply become a mentee?

 

Creativity is more than a natural ability, it is a way of thinking and behaving each day.

If you’ve reached a moment in your career where you aren’t as excited about the job anymore, you’re doing extremely well but you’re bored out of your mind and there’s seemingly no way up.

It was Warren Buffett who said: “In looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if they don’t have the first, the other two will kill you.” True.

Traditionally payroll has been perceived as the dull domain of those in dull clothing immersed in numbers from dusk to dawn. However, like many industries today, payroll has been disrupted by technology and transformed by innovation, changing career paths and creating new opportunities.

And tips for an optimal workspace that will increase productivity.

Looking for a job can be a stressful process. Searching for job listings, sending through your application and waiting for some sort of response from at least one of the five companies you contacted today.

To get your interviewer's attention you need to go beyond the ordinary and give them a reason to hire to you. How do you do that? With attitude.

Your career development process will call for some introspection and rejuvenation. If you are looking to raise your career to new heights, read on. 

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