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Which career in the hospitality industry is right for you?

WHICH CAREER IN THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY IS RIGHT FOR YOU? Have you ever thought of tackling the hospitality industry as a career? Being the largest and one of the most dynamic industries, the world of hospitality can offer an extensive … Read More

What is a career in business like?

WHAT IS A CAREER IN BUSINESS LIKE? There’s a lot more to a business qualification than crunching numbers on a spreadsheet. Many people may not know this, but a qualification in the business field can actually open doors for you … Read More

How Digital Signatures benefit our students

Work Skills has a commitment to provide our workplace training to all Queenslanders – rural areas included. This doesn’t come without challenges. There exists mandatory documentation that must be read and agreed to by students and their employers as they … Read More

In-House training classes in 2019

Building on the success of last year’s pastry training class, we have opted to continue hosting classes throughout the year. All classes will be held in our fully stocked commercial kitchen facilities at Murarrie. HANDS-ON TRAINING CLASSES These classes are … Read More

School leavers – University isn’t your only choice

In Australia, we are often pressured by our family and friends to go to university. It is still seen as the surefire way to a good job and a happy life. However many reports are showing university students taking longer to … Read More

What is a career as a chef like?

A passion for food and how it brings people together often spurs a person to pursue a career as a chef. But it isn’t all rockstar fame as Heston Blumenthal would have you believe, or aggressively insulting dishes, as you … Read More

How to make money without a university degree

Going to university isn’t for everyone, and that’s OK. Spending thousands of dollars on a degree and upwards of three years studying can be a tough commitment and one that doesn’t suit many people’s lifestyles. If you would prefer to … Read More

What is a career as a mechanic like?

It’s not all grease stains and oil cloths, that’s for sure! Many people see a career as a mechanic as unglamorous. But your job doesn’t need to have glitz and glamour to make it interesting, varied and fun! And a … Read More

How to make more money in the Australian media industry

Do you work in the Australian media industry? Perhaps you’re a freelancer, or you’re part of a team at a radio station, television channel, newspaper or advertisement agency. Whatever the case, you’re going to need to possess killer content creation … Read More

Specialisations in the hospitality industry

Ever dreamed of becoming an award-winning chef? A hotel manager? The host of a themed restaurant? The hospitality sector is one of the largest providers of job opportunities in the world. Many people associate jobs in hospitality with flipping burger … Read More