Industry Insights

The world of work is constantly changing.

Gain insights from industry representatives to prepare for your future, today.

Industry Insights is a series of conversations with industry leaders. In these conversations we discuss trending topics across the world of work, in order to give you the most up to date information to help you get the best start for your career.

Hot Topics

How has COVID-19 impacted recruitment?

Hear from representatives from the recruitment industry as they share their insights on how COVID-19 has changed the way they work and how they engage with university graduates.

How can graduates stand out?

Get the lowdown from industry leaders on what you can be doing to stand out from the pack when you apply for Graduate positions and other positions post study.

What can I do in my early years of university to help set me up for finding work?

Hear from representatives from the recruitment industry as they share their insights on what students can be doing in their early years of university to help set them up for finding work once they graduate.

Upcoming events and workshops

  • UQ Ventures Founder's Talk with Zoë Black, Co-Founder & CEO of Happy Paws Happy Heart

    Starts: 14 Apr 2021, 4:00 pm
    Finishes: 14 Apr 2021, 5:00 pm
    Venue: St Lucia, Global Change Institute Building (20), Ventures GCI Space
    ​Hear from inspirational founders as they share their unique entrepreneurship stories, key learnings and advice.
  • 2021 Morgan Stanley and the University of Queensland Campus Presentation

    Starts: 20 Apr 2021, 5:00 pm
    Finishes: 20 Apr 2021, 6:30 pm
    Event for penultimate year students from all disciplines to gain an insight into Morgan Stanley and opportunities available to students.
  • Online Employer Event: Bank of America Company Presentation

    Starts: 20 Apr 2021, 6:00 pm
    Finishes: 20 Apr 2021, 7:00 pm
    Are you a penultimate year student considering a career in banking and financial services? We would like to invite students from any discipline to attend our virtual company presentation.
  • Online Employer Event: 3DS: How to Ace your Resume and Job Interview

    Starts: 21 Apr 2021, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 21 Apr 2021, 1:00 pm
    Remaining places: 149
    Enhance your employability in the graduate job market by strengthening your interview skills and learning what to emphasise and not emphasise in your resume and job application. Learn these techniques from experienced recruiters from global business transformation company Dassault Systemes.
  • Online Employer Event: Professionals Australia: The Ultimate Jobs Guide for STEM students

    Starts: 29 Apr 2021, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 29 Apr 2021, 1:00 pm
    Venue: The Zoom link will be emailed on the morning of the session
    Remaining places: 150
    Enhance your employability in the graduate job market by strengthening your interview skills and learning what to emphasise and not emphasise in your resume and job application. Learn these techniques from experienced recruiters from global business transformation company Dassault Systemes.
  • Law Week - 'The Specialists' Networking Event

    Starts: 13 May 2021, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 13 May 2021, 2:00 pm
    Venue: St Lucia, ModWest (11A), Room 110
    Remaining places: 74
    Excited to learn more about the amazing career opportunities that await you? Meet legal practitioners working in a wide variety of fields and gain insider knowledge that will help you decide which career path is right for you.
  • Bank of America Investment Banking Insight Program (Australia Summer Internship Recruitment)

    Starts: 26 May 2021, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 26 May 2021, 4:00 pm
    Bank of America would like to invite highly motivated, penultimate year students to participate in the Bank of America Insight Program. The half-day virtual program will provide participants with a unique insight into the world of investment banking and capital markets.
  • Bank of America Corporate Banking Virtual Networking Event

    Starts: 24 Jun 2021, 3:00 pm
    Finishes: 24 Jun 2021, 5:00 pm
    If you are interested in a career in Corporate Banking, join our virtual event to find out more! This event will provide you with an insight into the role of a Corporate Banker, ask questions and talk directly with the team at the end of the session during Q&A and networking break out rooms.