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  • Workforce Development in the Australian Cotton Industry 26 Mar 2014

    A new traineeship opportunity, 'Grow a Career In Cotton', has recently been born out of a three year workforce development research project funded by the Cotton Research and Development Corporation involving researchers from University of Melbourne and the Workplace Research Centre at University of Sydney Business School. More

  • Employer Satisfaction Survey 26 Mar 2014

    The Workplace Research Centre is currently looking at how satisfied employers are with the skills - both general and technical - of recent university graduates. University graduates from four universities and their workplace supervisors are being surveyed as part of the project.

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  • WRC Researcher wins AIRAANZ Conference award 26 Feb 2014

    WRC Leading Research Analyst Dr Damian Oliver was awarded the Vic Taylor Prize for most promising paper at the 2014 AIRAANZ Conference, which took place in Melbourne in February. More

  • Getting to a better place: from VET to vocational development 17 Jan 2014

    "Getting to a better place: from VET to vocational development" is a paper written by the Workplace Research Centre that was presented at the Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency (AWPA) Industry Forum on 13 November. More