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.

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How an accountability partner makes all the difference

18/12/2020

Academy of Learning supports you to success: how an accountability partner makes all the difference After a torrid 2020, National Career Development Month couldn’t have come at a better time....

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Why upskilling can help you progress in your career

18/12/2020

In this article How to Upskill in Your Career Know what is in demand Find the right program Find the right support Concentrate on you Tackle those inner demons Final...

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Unemployed? Here Are 6 Things You Should Do.

16/08/2019

Being unemployed is one of those things that feels awesome and terrifying at the same time. Awesome because you don’t have to get up early every day and you haven’t...

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5 Helpful Tips For Reentering The Workforce After a Long Break

25/02/2019

Have you spent the last few years raising a family, serving in the military, or coping with an illness? Whatever your reason for leaving the workforce, it can be challenging...

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Graphic Designer: Jobs, Salary, and Education

05/02/2019

From the websites we visit everyday to the packaging in grocery stores, graphic design is everywhere! And graphic designers are needed in almost every industry. If you are a creative...

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Career Resolutions To Help You Achieve More Success in 2019

07/01/2019

Every year, many of us make New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, save money, or travel more often. But how many times do we set goals for our future? Setting...

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Career Resolutions To Help You Achieve More Success

01/01/2019

Every year, many of us make New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, save money, or travel more often. But how many times do we set goals for our future? Setting...

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5 Careers You Can Pursue With A Business Administration Diploma

22/10/2018

A business administration diploma can open the door to a huge variety of career possibilities! Careers in accounting and finance, marketing, production, operations, human resources, and general administration are typically available...

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3 Signs A Career in Healthcare Might Be Right For You

04/09/2018

Do you consider yourself to be a compassionate person? Do you long for a career where you can make difference in the lives of others? Do you seek financial stability?...

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What Does An Administrative Assistant Do? (And How You Can Become One)

09/08/2018

Thinking about a career as an administrative assistant? Not only is it one of the most in-demand jobs in Canada right now, but it can also lead to other career paths! Administrative...

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Struggling to Find Your Career Path? Here Are Some Tips.

06/07/2018

Unsure of what's in store for your future? You're not alone! Most people (even adults) don't have a clear understanding of what they want to do. That’s not something to be...

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Going Back To School After Age 30 Is Easier Than You Think

13/06/2018

Are you thinking about furthering your education, but concerned that you are “too old”? You’re not alone! Many people in their 30s and beyond let age be an obstacle in...

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