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Our Top 5 Best Resources for STEM Graduates

It’s finally here! All those years of tireless work, sleepless nights, and meeting deadlines is all about to come to an end. You’re finally getting …

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Celebrating INWED with Aptus

International Women in Engineering Day is a global awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and highlight amazing career opportunities available to …

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Productivity: 5 Practical Ways to Fight Stress and Burnout and Be Happy

Many of us find ourselves juggling a variety of responsibilities with the line between work and life becoming increasingly blurred. In fact, we get so …

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#10yearsofaptus: 10 valuable lessons we learned this past year

We celebrated our 10th anniversary on 15 March 2020, after Covid-19 hit hard and not long before we went into the first lockdown in Victoria. …

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9 Female Engineers That Made—And Are Making!—History

Happy Women’s History Month, everyone! It has been 44 years since the United Nations officially recognised March 8 as International Women’s Day—and more than a …

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Employee Retention: 6 Best Ways to Keep Top Talent Longer

The pandemic we’ve been through in the past year was not something that we were prepared for. Unfortunately, we were not unscathed. In September 2020, …

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5 Simple Ways You Can Encourage STEM Discovery at Home

Inspiring our next generation of innovators to explore engineering through fun and education. We have 10 interactive ChriSTEMas kits up for grabs. I Want to …

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How to Navigate Job Loss and Bounce Back Quickly

The global pandemic has led to the unemployment of nearly a million Australians, and possibly more. Losing your job can feel like a long and …

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5 Reference Request Best Practices

You’ve found the perfect job, tailored your application and did fantastic in the interviews. All that’s left is passing your reference check and we all …

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5 Career Development Tips

Wherever you are in your journey, you may have given some thought about your career development. In fact, there’s no better time than now. Explore …

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Our Top 10 LinkedIn Profile Tips

You’re probably on LinkedIn – that’s great! But is your profile engaging and optimised? Open your LinkedIn profile in a new tab and go through the …

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How to form new habits that stick in 5 steps

Finding it hard to make new habits stick? “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Will …

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