What Is the Right Hospitality Career Path For You?

The hospitality industry in Australia offers many opportunities for talented and ambitious graduates looking to make a mark on the world. With industries like travel and entertainment continuing to blossom,…

Leaving high school? Study cookery, hospitality or events

Choosing a career path straight out of high school is daunting. It\’s hard to know exactly what you want to do with your life before you\’ve had the opportunity to explore the…

Are university work placements really worthwhile?

Over 90 per cent of Australians consider student work placements to be important in preparing young people for the workplace, according to Universities Australia. With more of the country understanding…

Practical career options for young people in 2019

Over your lifetime, you'll experience 17 different jobs and five careers, according to a report by the Foundation for Young Australians (FYA).Young people today have more power than ever to…

What is VET in Australia? (and why you should care about it)

VET stands for vocational education and training, and is a common term in Australia for nationally recognised tertiary qualifications outside of university. A VET qualification is an extremely attractive alternative…

What’s the work-life balance like in hospitality management?

Hospitality management is an extremely rewarding career path – but it doesn't come without challenges. As in any industry, work-life balance can be a major obstacle for many working in…

5 reasons 2019 is the perfect time to start a vocational qualification

New Year's resolution goals: Start your career straight out of high school!The beginning of 2019 is just around the corner and it's time to think about the next chapter of your…

Are you better suited to a front or back of house role?

  Jobs in the Australian hospitality sector can be classified into two general areas: back of house and front of house. Each are suited to people with different skills, and…

What are the soft and hard skills needed for a hospitality management career?

Hospitality management is an extremely rewarding career, allowing you to build an international name for yourself and provide meaningful positive experiences for visitors from around the world. To achieve as…

Is sustainability achievable in Australian hospitality?

Australia is rich with environmental wealth unlike any country in the world – but in order to maintain that, we need to be conscious of how our industries affect it.Hospitality…

Meet the Mentors – John McFadden

The first article of the \”Meet the Mentors\” series was generously contributed by current student Chelsea Hu, who is studying a Combined Advanced Diploma of Event Management and Advanced Diploma…

Is gender equality in hospitality achievable?

  From celebrity chefs to hard-working restaurateurs, accountants, front office staff, head chefs, cooks, bar managers, waitstaff, and catering business owners – you\’ll find dedicated and passionate people wherever you…