on 12 October 2018
As a Student Coach, I've seen the huge benefits students gain from taking a gap year, but there are also a great many young people who have struggled and lost their way during this time. So, it's important for your teen to weigh up the pro's and con's of a gap year before making a decision on their next steps.
Let's start with the benefits! The last year of high school is pretty intense to say the least, with the primary focus being on crazy amounts of s...
on 1 October 2018
The World Economic Forum has released it's 'The Future of Jobs' report 2018. Invaluable information for parents and students keen to understand what will shape the employment market of the future and in relation to taking their next steps after completing year 12 and leaving school.
For the full report, please click on link below:
on 26 September 2018
Here is the one bit of advise I give to parents of year 12's about to embark on the next stage of their journey after school. PLEASE help your student to not be influenced in the decision-making process soley based on the 'prestige' and 'status' on a University. With 1 in 3 students either dropping out of Uni or changing their course in the first year, plus the high cost of student loans, try to make sure they base their decision (as much as possible) on the right reaso...
on 23 August 2018
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on 25 June 2018
Is it that time of year again when the pressure is on for parents to choose the right pathway for their year 10 student heading into year 11. It can be very overwhelming and often confusing with conflicting advise about the best way forward from a variety of difference sources. The important thing to note is that things have changed dramically and being armed with the most up to date information is vital before making a decision.
I see many students who have headed down the wrong pathw...