AOLCC Blog

Useful news, advice, tips and resources

Welcome to the AOLCC Blog

Join us as we discuss career development, resume and job search tips, upskilling and much more. This section is full of resources that we think you’ll find useful in every step of your academic and professional journey.

Any specific topics you’d like us cover? Shoot us a message!

advice-hub-image

4 tips for mature workers to win at job interviews!

30/09/2016

Who would have thought that being 45 years old or better would classify you as an older worker? It’s an common issue many mature workers will experience today because employers...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Adult job-seekers, here are 4 tips to maximize the performance of your resume

27/09/2016

Whether you’ve decided to return to college to pursue a new career or boost your current skill set, you certainly are not alone in your endeavor. It is very common...

Read More
advice-hub-image

As an adult learner, here are 5 learning tips that will skyrocket your productivity

23/09/2016

Choosing going back to school as an adult learner can be as overwhelming as it is exciting. Even for those who love learning, the pressure of taking exams, being graded,...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Business writing 101 for all business professionals

20/09/2016

Business writing refers to memorandums, reports, proposals, emails, and other forms of writing used in organizations to communicate with internal and external audiences. Business writing is a type of professional...

Read More
advice-hub-image

5 things you need to know about going back to school

14/09/2016

You’re not alone You’re in a career that you once thought was great, but you don’t feel the passion for it anymore and you realize now that you are no...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Are you good with numbers? Here are the top 5 reasons to give Accounting a chance

07/09/2016

Accountants prepare financial records and analyze the overall financial condition for a variety of organizations and individuals. They make sure financial records are accurate and taxes are paid properly. Accountants...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Interested in making a difference in others’ lives? Become a Personal Support Worker today!

06/09/2016

What is Personal Support Worker?  Personal Support Worker (PSW) provides supportive personal care for individuals and families  at various levels of health and wellbeing. PSWs work in a variety of...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Do you like helping people? Consider being a Community Services Worker!

02/09/2016

What is Community Services Worker? Community Services Workers are also known as Social Services Workers or Human Services Workers; they administrate numerous types of social assistance programs and community services...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Why should I find a new career path in Healthcare?

30/08/2016

Healthcare is in high demand  With the aging population, the tremendous increase in technology, and our demand for the best quality of life, the healthcare industry is facing a growing...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Interested in entering the healthcare field? Consider Medical Office Assistant as your new career!

26/08/2016

What is Medical Office Assistant (MOA)? Medical Office Assistants perform a variety of administrative tasks and some medical duties to help medical facilities run smoothly and efficiently. Medical Office Assistants...

Read More
advice-hub-image

Things you should know about being a Paralegal

05/08/2016

A paralegal is an individual who qualifies by education or experience in legal matters to assists lawyers, law office, governmental agency or other entities in performing legal works. Paralegals conducts...

Read More
advice-hub-image

3 things you need to know when considering web design as a career

02/08/2016

1. What is web design? Web design is a form of modern art that’s associated with computerized and creative technologies. A web designer is often responsible for the development of...

Read More