A highly regarded expert with over four decades of experience in Early Childhood Education and Care has taken out this year’s QUT Faculty of Education Outstanding Alumni Award for her dedication to early childhood learning.
You've got the job - now what? Join our panel of experienced alumni hiring managers as they share advice on having a voice as a new graduate, building internal relationships, recognising influencers, and finding mentors in your workplace.
Webinar attendees will go in the draw to win a QUTeX course valued up to $660 (terms and conditions apply).
Director at Edison Talent
Tom is the Director of Edison Talent, a Brisbane based IT recruitment company that specialises in Software Development, Leadership and Strategy. After finishing an IT Degree in Data Communications from QUT, Tom moved into Network Administration and then into IT Recruitment. He now runs a team of approximately 25 consultants nationally who work across everything from finance, security, mining, bitcoin, and weapons tech. Tom is our alumni panel host for 2021 and will be joined by two alumni panel guests.
Talent Resourcing Partner at Bupa
Melina has joined us for previous webinars and is back to share her wisdom on setting new starters up for success.
Melina is a talent management and recruitment specialist with a passion for values-led practice and ongoing learning. She’s been fortunate to have many incredible mentors, both at university and in the workforce, and has worked across non-profit, corporate and the government sectors. Currently she’s partnering with Bupa Health Services nationally to find, engage and onboard world-class talent.
Head of People and Culture at NEXTDC
NEXTDC is an ASX100 listed technology company that designs, builds and operates a national footprint of data centres in Australia. Ellie is responsible for driving NEXTDC’s human capital strategy, including recruitment, employee engagement, organisational change, learning and development, and reward and recognition. Ellie holds a double degree in Business (Human Resources) and Journalism from QUT and is an accredited Prosci Organisational Change Manager.
One of Australia’s leading creative writers and public commentators on diversity and representation in the media has been named the QUT Creative Industries Faculty Outstanding Alumni Award winner.