A Career Solution from Directioneering

Finding a career after football

When an AFL career comes to an end, for some it is planned but for many the de-listing process can take them by surprise and leave them wondering what next. Most are drafted in to the club straight out of school and have focused all their efforts on their football

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How good is your BBQ Pitch?

Over the holiday period there is good chance you are going to attend one or two social gatherings where family and friends are likely to ask you what your plans are now that you have graduated. Here are some tips to help turn that conversation in to a valuable career

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4 Steps to Take to Find the Right Career for You

Have you felt as though the job you’ve been going to every day is not the right one for you? Are you uncertain what’s the right career for you? If you’ve ever heard the little voice at the back of your mind telling you that your career choice isn’t the

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Helping AFL Players Kick Career Goals After Football

We’ve always been goals orientated at Two Point Zero, which is why we’re thrilled to announced our new partnership with the AFL Players’ Association (AFLPA) to help assist AFL and AFLW players find careers after footy. As part of this partnership, Two Point Zero will work in collaboration with AFLPA

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Don’t make these bad career decisions

There has never been a more important time for students to carefully consider their career aspirations and goals to ensure they’re getting the most out of their education. This comes after our recent study, which revealed more than half of young Aussies regret their elective and course choices, while 56%

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Over Half of Young Aussies Regret Their Electives

A study by youth career coaching firm, Two Point Zero has found over half (56%) of young Aussies are embarking on careers totally unrelated to their studies. The study also found 55% of young Aussies go on to regret their electives. This may be due to the fact a quarter

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Charles’ Story: University Course and Career Uncertainty

Charles came to Two Point Zero towards the end of his first year at university, where he was studying Engineering. Charles always saw himself doing something hands-on and practical, and having achieved a high ATAR score, a degree in Engineering seemed the way to go. After a year of studying,

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GenHow? Enabling Tomorrow’s Workforce

An interactive debate on youth unemployment. Moderated by Two Point Zero CEO Steve Shepherd, CEO, a panel of industry experts discussed the difficulties graduates face in today’s changing employment landscape. To watch the video of the full debate click here.

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Creating career pathways and future leaders

It is hard for young people to make informed career decisions with the limited knowledge they have of what is becoming an increasingly complex Australian job market. Often they are told to discover their passion, but whilst they may know what they are passionate about it can be hard to

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Lessons from a late career change

After studying to be a vet, Charlotte realised the job wasn’t for her, after all. Here’s how a career consultant helped her forge a new career path and find success and fulfilment in her new role. Being a vet was all Charlotte had ever dreamed about, but after working for

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What does a career coach do?

Career coaching can benefit people at all stages of their working lives – especially young people, as it provides valuable direction that will serve them for the rest of their working lives.  However, most people don’t actually know what’s involved in the coaching process. TwoPointZero’s Manager of Coaching Lee Sunlay

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The struggle to find suitable work is making our kids sick

Underemployment and unemployment can have a devastating effect on school leavers and graduates trying to find their niche in the workplace. As a parent I have become increasingly concerned about the quality of careers services within our schools and universities, and it seems I am not alone in this. For

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Expert advice:Why a career plan is your ticket to success

In today’s uncertain job market, setting yourself on the right career path is no small feat. Here’s how a career plan can keep you on track. In today’s uncertain job market, setting yourself on the right career path can be daunting. That’s why it’s so vital to have a career

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Mind the (career) gap:What they don’t teach you at university

What happens when your university degree doesn’t lead to a job? TwoPointZero CEO Steve Shepherd shares his career advice. For many young people, the path to career success seems straightforward: finish high school, go to university, get a degree, begin a career. They plan to start at the bottom and work their way

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