• Lachlan – School-based Horticulture Trainee
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    Lachlan – School-based Horticulture Trainee

    [MUSIC]>>INTERVIEWER: Good afternoon Lachie, how are you today?>>I’m good, how are you?>>Good, good. Um… you’re doing the Certificate 2 in horticulture as a school-based traineeship? And can you tell me how you got the traineeship?>>Um… some teach, a teacher from my school told me about it, said he reckoned I would be good at it, because for the past two years I’ve been doing horticulture classes. >>Oh, okay! Yeah. So, you, they recommended it and you got it? Terrific! And can you tell me what tasks you generally do when you do the traineeship?>>At the start of the day, when we’ve done doing a roll and all that stuff, we…

  • Dylan – Trainee Dental Technician
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    Dylan – Trainee Dental Technician

    [MUSIC]>>INTERVIEWER: Hi Dylan, how are you? >>DYLAN: Good, yourself?>>Good, thanks. Can you tell me what qualification you’re doing at the moment?>>Uh… diploma of dental technology.>>And what about your employer that you’re working with now – how did you find them?>>It was just through an ad on their website, just at Oral Health Services Tasmania, so the government.>>Great. So how long were you looking for?>>Not long. Sort of straight out of college the ad appeared. There was the perfect opportunity, so I had a go at it, and was successful.>>Yep. So did you just go around looking at the websites and just…>>Uh… no, that was pretty well the first one I…

  • Xen Xen – School based IDMT Traineeship
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    Xen Xen – School based IDMT Traineeship

    Emma: Hi Xen Xen, thanks for talking to us today. Xen Xen: Okay Emma: Can you tell me what traineeship you did? Xen Xen: Okay, so I did the certificate III in information, digital media and technology at Lightmare studios. Emma: Great, and when did you complete? Xen Xen: I completed last year Emma: Great, and do you remember how you got your initial traineeship? Xen Xen: yeah, uhmm through the school uhh I forgot who does it in admin but they advertised the cert III and I uhmm got interested. I heard of someone who completed it before and they were a friend of my sisters and she said…

  • The possibilities are endless for business trainee Taylar
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    The possibilities are endless for business trainee Taylar

    Hello my name is Taylar I’m currently studying a Certificate III in Business as a business trainee with WPC group. So I didn’t know much about traineeships when I was leaving school, I found a advertisement for a Penrith Careers Expo late in the year, I attended brought through a few resumes along with me, spoke to a few different stalls, WPC happened to be one of the ones that stood out for me, had a bit of a call a few days later, got me in for an interview and the process started from there. I handle all reception admin for the office so that includes, handling all the…

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    Students Talk About Their Experiences at Stanford Law School

    Are you ready? Look this way? It’s like, it’s like a really awkward bar review. >>Excellent [LAUGH]. We don’t know who’s standing where. >>Have you gotten to travel and do any special work that really interested you?>>I had the opportunity to go to the New Orleans public defender’s office, a couple of Stanford students over spring break. And do some direct legal services there. >>We’re both in the international human rights clinic. We spent eight days in Peru looking at the prison system. We got to meet the Peruvian Minister of Justice, as well as the Peruvian President. >>Wow.>>And we got to have a meeting to present our policy paper…

  • HIRING – Family Law Legal Assistant – Downtown Toronto
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    HIRING – Family Law Legal Assistant – Downtown Toronto

    Do you enjoy working in Family Law, but would prefer a firm with less overtime and more work-life balance? Hi Forge Followers, Joncarlo here with Forge Recruitment. Our client, an established and highly reputable mid-sized law firm based in Downtown Toronto is currently recruiting for a junior to intermediate Family Law Legal Assistant to join their growing family law group. In addition to offering a generous and competitive salary, the firm does a great job of offering their staff a relaxed, social and calm work environment, while also doing a fantastic job of ensuring work-life balance. If you are looking for a family law role where you can end the…

  • HIRING – Labour & Employment Legal Assistant – Toronto Law Firm
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    HIRING – Labour & Employment Legal Assistant – Toronto Law Firm

    Are you a Labour & Employment Legal Assistant seeking an opportunity work with a dynamic and relaxed boutique law firm, which emphasizes work-life balance? Hi Forge Followers, Joncarlo here with Forge Recruitment. We are actively searching for an experienced Legal Assistant to support a Partner and an Associate of a premier boutique Labour & Employment law firm based in Downtown Toronto. The firm boasts a strong reputation of being a leader in their field and has a number of highly distinguished lawyers on their team. The firm is committed to offering their legal support staff a supportive environment, one in which you can learn and develop while having the opportunity…

  • Education at St. Petersburg College
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    Education at St. Petersburg College

    It takes love and dedication to become a role model, but to turn it into a career, takes passion. With a bachelor of science in Education degree from St. Petersburg College, you’ll gain the skillset to teach any grade level, K-through-12, in a variety of settings. At half of the cost of state-universities, SPC offers a quality education that you can afford. Start your bachelor’s, and fuel your passion for teaching. Together, with SPC.

  • The Unstoppable Power of Letting Go | Jill Sherer Murray | TEDxWilmingtonWomen
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    The Unstoppable Power of Letting Go | Jill Sherer Murray | TEDxWilmingtonWomen

    Translator: Phuong Cao Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Letting go can make you unstoppable. I know because I let go of a relationship and reclaimed my life. And I know that letting go can create the best of change for each and everyone of you. Let me tell you a story. When I was 41, the death of a relationship showed me how to truly let go of what wasn’t working. See, up until that time, I didn’t really think about the future. I kind of lived my life like a dog – moment to moment. I chased balls, I ate whatever I could find on the ground. (Laughter) And…