Craig McCallum – Director Marketing & Media, TAFE Western Sydney Welcome to the changing face of Western Sydney. It’s becoming the place of choice for buying a brand new home, it’s experiencing a boom in transport infrastructure, retail developments and Continue reading Keep Your Skills Local in 2015
Duncan Ellis – Director Business, TAFE Western Sydney You may be wondering why there are suddenly so many advertisements on the radio for training organisations. The vocational education system has undergone changes, and on January 1, 2015 the NSW Government’s Continue reading Measuring the Skills Needs in Western Sydney
John Watters, Executive Officer – AusSIP It is quite rare these days for any child to repeat a year of school. Despite what recommendations are made by multiple professionals or where the student is progressing in relation to achieving state Continue reading Progression for Progression Sake
Ron Wright – TAFE NSW Barangaroo Skills Exchange Project Manager It is 6.15am and the entrance tunnel to Barangaroo is awash with hi vis colour as workers arrive to start another day on Australia’s largest construction project. While Sydney slept, Continue reading How Barangaroo is Helping to Skill the West
Robyn Lambert – Senior Training Consultant TAFE NSW – Western Sydney Institute (WSI) The old adage goes: ‘People are our greatest asset’. Assets require investment, yet when we delve into investing in our people, we usually hesitate when it comes Continue reading Training – What is the Return on Investment?
Caroline Fitzgerald, Recruitment Coordinator – The HR Department Recruitment within your business should be seen as an opportunity for future success. A new employee not only needs to make economic sense for your current requirements, but you should also be Continue reading Recruiting for Future Success
Stephen Frost, Managing Director, BREED-Education, Employment, Economic Development Over the years that I have been contributing articles to GWP, I have commented a number of times on my belief that the best way for youth to develop an idea of Continue reading Beliefs Validated by Research