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Conference Presentation

Publication Details

Kinash, S. (2015, October). National graduate employability research. Paper presented at Graduate Employability Symposium (Dissemination/Impact Event of the Australian Government Office for Learning and Teaching Commissioned Project), Gold Coast, QLD.

Copyright © The Author/s, 2015



To be employable once you have graduated from university means that you:

  • Are able to demonstrate soft skills (e.g. communication, problem solving) and career specific skills (e.g. computer software)
  • Have accumulated knowledge and can apply information in the workplace
  • Show a positive attitude of energy, commitment and contribution
  • Know yourself, your profile, your desired career path and be able to positively present yourself; and
  • Leverage a developed network to connect you with career opportunities