Select Website 

Recruitment Directory's Blog - Australia's #1 Recruitment Technology Blog!

Back to Menu Back to Menu

Sydney Talent - Experience is the difference

Posted By: Thomas Shaw, 9:00am Sunday 14 December 2008    Print Article

A new initative launched by the University of Sydney aims to bridge the gap between university studies and employment http://www.sydneytalent.com.au I am impressed by the marketing documents, clear and easy to use website as well as reasons behind forging industry and academic relationships.

SydneyTalent is a new initiative from the University of Sydney that connects outstanding students with potential employers for part-time and full-time employment as undergraduates, graduates and highly skilled postgraduates.

In its first three years, SydneyTalent anticipates placing 3,700 students. Among its aims,SydneyTalent is committed to:
  • Enhancing the experience of every student by providing the opportunity to complement academic studies with meaningful, paid employment, and life and work skills development
  • By connecting dedicated and ambitious students with employers, create ongoing relationships between students and industry that will reap immediate and future benefits
  • Improve student employability through SydneyTalent training programs that prepare students for the workplace environment
"The worst thing about hiring young people for a job is teaching them how to do their job. It takes weeks, sometimes months. And then, more than likely, they'll move on. What if there was a way you could hire smart, enthusiastic people, who are drilled in workplace basics before they even walk through your door? There is. With SydneyTalent."




Article URL: http://www.recruitmentdirectory.com.au/Blog/sydney-talent-experience-is-the-difference-a31.html

Article Tags:

Comments Hide Comments (0)

Feel free to join in on the conversation. All comments are moderated before publishing. Comments posted by subscribers don't necessarily reflect the views of Recruitment Directory.

Your Name: * Required
Your Email Address: * Required
Website URL:
Comments: * Required
Refresh
Enter the code you see in the image above (case sensitive). Click on the image to refresh it.
 


Back to Menu Back to Menu



Random Blog Articles

Job Board Statistics - March 2010
Published: 7:02pm Tuesday 06 April 2010

It's all about the numbers
Published: 11:09am Wednesday 23 September 2009

Why Job Boards Share Postings
Published: 12:15am Tuesday 14 July 2009

Can your job site translate HTML code?
Published: 6:48pm Sunday 04 October 2009

What is OpenID and how can we use it
Published: 11:37pm Sunday 01 February 2009