By Justin Robinson
I am the CEO and founder of Lode and this is my story –
Believe it or not I’m a fully trained accountant. After finishing my uni degree I thought my future was crunching numbers and looking at financials. It’s what I was always good at and back in those days, there was no shortage of jobs in my field.
So that’s what I did. I accepted an assistant accountant job out of uni with one of Australia’s biggest READ MORE
By Jane Burrell
My internship gave me the foot in the door I needed to start my career. Now I’m working in my dream job as a designer at Liveable Landscapes.
Although I had a Bachelor in Urban Environmental Planning, I was working full time in retail. I needed a way to get work experience in my field and connect with relevant companies. The Diploma of Project Management recommended by Lode plus READ MORE
By Noel Russell, Corporate Clients Account Director, Lode
CRCC Asia is a unique partner for Lode. It provides students with the opportunity to further themselves personally and professionally by undertaking an internship which ranges from three weeks to three months in China.
“Our focus is on finding the best local talent to work with business which range from start-ups to READ MORE
By Kevin Lee.
Getting any work experience in engineering is really tough. That’s why I joined the Lode program.
Lode didn’t disappoint! I started with the Diploma in Project Management. Once I finished, my internship consultant arranged my placement with Western Australia Specialty Alloys (WASA) in Perth. The best part of the diploma was READ MORE
I find it disappointing that the complex issue of youth unemployment has received little oxygen in the Federal election campaign, given unemployment among young people, or 15-24 year-olds in Australia is currently around 12 per cent, or more than twice the adult rate of 5.7 per cent.
I acknowledge there are fewer genuine entry-level READ MORE
Basheerah’s big step from retail to the recruitment industry started with a human resources (HR) email she received from Lode.
“I had recently been promoted to Team Leader, so management roles were on my mind. When I saw the email about a Diploma in HR Management I started looking into it and researched a few providers READ MORE