Early career support for QUT graduates

Our experienced alumni professionals share knowledge and insights on practical topics to support graduates entering the workforce.

Start

Succeed in applying for jobs, preparing for interviews, and networking.

Accelerate

Make the most of opportunities and move your career forward.

Succeed

Build workplace skills and manage your ongoing learning and development.

Our experienced alumni professionals share knowledge and insights on practical topics to support graduates entering the workforce.


Early career support for QUT graduates

Start

Succeed in applying for jobs, preparing for interviews, and networking.

Accelerate

Make the most of opportunities and move your career forward.

Succeed

Build workplace skills and manage your ongoing learning and development.

Meet your host Tom McGruther

Director at Edison Talent

Tom joined us for the first webinar in 2020 and returns for the entire series in 2021 as our Real World Wisdom panel host.

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 finance, security, mining, bitcoin and weapons tech.

Connect with Tom on LinkedIn

Tom will be joined by other experienced alumni for each webinar panel.

Upcoming webinars

25 August

Workplace skills

Join our panel of experienced alumni with people management and coaching skills as they share their tips on giving and receiving feedback, performance reviews, and common challenges faced in the workplace by newer employees.

When: 12:00pm - 1:00pm 25th August

Where: Zoom webinar live-streamed & recorded

20 October

Choose your own career adventure

Do you want to work your way up in an organisation, side-step to another opportunity, or pivot in your career? Join our panel of experienced alumni as they share their advice on accelerating in your chosen career path. They will discuss looking for opportunities, professional development, ongoing training and education.

When: 12:00pm - 1:00pm 20th October

Where: Zoom webinar live-streamed & recorded

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Find out more

To find out more or share your feedback and suggestions, please contact QUT Alumni or complete the form below.