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GradFair - Career Insights Conference

Learn more about opportunities and get tips for career success at the online and live conference presentations.
18 - 22 MAR 2019

To complement USQ's GradFair, the Career Insights Conference is designed to support USQ students in gaining knowledge and understanding of opportunities and practical tips to increase their chances of career success. 

Conference Schedule:

Monday 18 March

USQ Options for Graduate
Northrop Consulting Engineers Undergraduate and Graduate Careers 12pm
Southern Cross Austereo (pre-record) Graduate Opportunities for Creative Minds 7pm

Tuesday 19 March

Department of Education QLD Career opportunities, application & employment process  8am
USQ & APR Intern Turn PhD Theory into Practice with an internship with ARP Intern  12pm
McConachie Stedman (pre-record) Your future career (more details coming soon) 7pm

Wednesday 20 March

USQ Acing Applications & Networking  8am
CIMIC Graduate Program offering, recruitment process and tips (more details coming soon) 12pm
Equilibrium Health Remaining Relevant in the Health Industry 7pm

Thursday 21 March

USQ Professional Communication  8am
QLD Government (pre-record) Inside Scoop 7pm 

Friday 22 March

RSM Australia Life at RSM  8am
Mars Australia (pre-record) Mars can help you grow beyond what you can possibly imagine 12pm

Please note, due to presenter availability some sessions are pre-recorded (as noted in the above table). We still welcome questions however if you would like to connect with employers from those organisations please join the Live Chat session. 

What topics will be covered?

Each presentation will focus on a specific career topic, and will be presented by either an Employer or a member of the USQ Careers and Employability team. 

Employer topics: Employers will provide information and insights to their programs and opportunities, and provide tips to being successful through the recruitment process. 

Careers and Employability topics: Understanding the Graduate Market, Professional Communication, Successful Applications, and Career Planning and Direction.

Not sure of what to expect? 

Here are some samples of the presentations that were held last year with Telstra: Graduates, find your edge, Volunteering QLD: The benefits of volunteering; and QLD Dept. of Education: Your future teaching career

How to get involved? 

Each presentation will be held online via Zoom and these are accessible at the above links. You can select to attend one, two, or all of the presentations.