Category: Career

Why is the ATO is cracking down on the ‘sharing economy’?

If you’ve booked a car ride or a stay at a holiday house online, you are one of a growing number of Australians participating in the “sharing economy.” Australia is one of Airbnb’s biggest markets, with 18.5 per cent of…

How to deal when you’re unmotivated at work

In an ideal world, we’d have the same enthusiasm for our day job as a certain animated sea sponge has for his job as a fry cook. But the fact is, sometimes work just plain sucks and we’d sooner scroll…

Are you suffering from a 20-something career crisis?!

If you find yourself scrolling through Sunday night memes on the internet wondering how you’ll manage to climb from bed when the alarm goes off in the morning, if work feels unrewarding and the thought of seeing colleague’s anxiety-inducing, you…

How much money can you make working in finance?

If you’re feeling bored in your current role then it may be because you simply aren’t learning anything new. There reaches a point where the job your first job you were so excited to start in your early 20s, has nothing…

“I’m in serious debt and I’m only 24!”

As a Master’s graduate I can tell you that I am technically already in thousands of dollars of debt at 24 years of age even though I don’t own a credit card and haven’t taken out any personal loans for…

Is working in IT a good bet to futureproof your career? 

Are you unsure about the next step in your career? Futurist Morris Miselowski has said that in the next 30 years 60% of us will be working in jobs that don’t currently exist. Do you fancy being a memory augmentation…

Can you really turn a fun hobby into a job?

  Can I earn a six figure salary with my killer skateboarding? If you want to make a little extra cash but you can’t find a full-time job, there is an actionable way for you to start your career right now….

To intern or not to intern, that is the question

I’ve had a sporadic and well, “interesting” career history. From Red Rooster cashier to meter maid to mortgage broker. That’s not it. Then I was a mentalist assistant, then business development manager and more. I’m not saying I liked them…

Why being a ‘failure’ can actually make you a success

  If I follow this advice can I please be richer than Bill Gates? These three things will instantly make you feel great … promise. 1. Did you know that Bill Gates, one of the worlds richest men, was actually a…