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Redraw the Balance

13 March 2017

 

Inspiring Mock Interviews with Cranebrook High

30 June 2017

Cranebrook High School held their very first Inspiring the Future (ITF) event last week, with 5 volunteers attending different time slots to help with mock interviews for their English Studies student...

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AusSIP Hosts Career Speed Networking

26 June 2017

“If you can do a job that makes you happy, follow it. People are always trying to steer you where they want, but if you’ve got something you’re passionate about it stick with it.” – ITF Volunteer Char...

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Inspiring the Future at PacPrint 2017

20 June 2017

At the request of Visual Connections and the Printing Industry Association of Australia, Inspiring the Future Australia was an exhibitor at the four-day PacPrint 2017 expo at the Melbourne Convention ...

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6 tips to sharing your story with young people

05 June 2017

Volunteering at an Inspiring the Future event for the first time can be nerve-wracking, but it will always be worthwhile. If you’re worried about giving a career talk, taking part in speed career netw...

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What did you want to be when you grew up?

24 May 2017

What did you want to be when you grew up? As children we are filled with dreams and idealistic ambitions, we want to be astronauts or knights or flowers! We tell our children now to dream and explore,...

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ITF Official Launch Video is here!

08 May 2017

On April 3rd 2017, Inspiring the Future Australia was launched nationally by NSW Education Minister Rob Stokes and NSW Minister for Western Sydney Stuart Ayres. The day was a great success, with an op...

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An Interview with volunteer Gai Hawthorn

18 April 2017

We caught up with Gai Hawthorn, a volunteer from our National Launch, to hear her thoughts on ITF and the activity she participated in. Could you give a brief overview of your career and what made you...

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Teachers crying out for volunteers in schools

11 April 2017

We need to give young people a chance! Young people in Australia have a wealth of career options at their fingertips, but do they really know about them? For the last 5 years, the youth unemployment r...

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Inspiring the Future launches nationally

04 April 2017

Yesterday, on April 3rd 2017, we launched Inspiring the Future nationally! The Hon. Rob Stokes MP and the Hon. Stuart Ayers MP both attended the event held at Nepean Creative and Performing Arts High ...

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ITF UK reaches 35,000 volunteers

30 March 2017

Our founding partners in the UK, the Education and Employers Taskforce, have celebrated another milestone this week, reaching 35,000 volunteers. "Since Inspiring the Future was launched in 2012 the pr...

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How did you turn out after school?

16 March 2017

Very few people have a ‘dream run’ at career success. For most, their story involves hard work, extra study, recognising and acting on opportunities and overcoming set-backs with resilience and persev...

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Redraw the Balance

13 March 2017

One of the greatest demands from primary schools is to help broaden the aspirations and interests of children about jobs and careers. As research shows, gender stereotypes are developed at a very youn...

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5 Ideas for Alternative ITF Events

06 March 2017

Invite volunteers to help with a related projectInspiring the Future volunteers have a multitude of skills in different areas, and have real industry experience they could show your students. Perhaps ...

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It's easy to spread the word!

27 February 2017

Do you know people who could spare one hour this year to talk about their job and career journey?Help inspire and motivate young people by signing up and spreading the word today! Ask your employer, c...

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Inspiring the Future to Launch on April 3rd

26 February 2017

It's been a great start to the national Inspiring the Future campaign. In the first 3 weeks we have had 14 Associations join up and volunteers are signing up at around 6 per day! We have volunteers fr...

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