Posts Tagged ‘event management’

Amanda Laverack – Corporate all the way

Recent Diploma graduate Amanda Laverack is an outstanding example of what happens when all the elements align to create the perfect career storm… hard work + passion + determination = awesome job! After impressing the folks at Westpac during her time as an intern while studying event management at CoEM,…


Holly Burchell – Making waves in surfing events

Holly B at surfing HQ

As she kept being called away to work on surfing events, both in and out of Australia, Holly took a little while longer than most to complete her Diploma. “As part of my course, I started out volunteering at the Sally Fitzgibbons women’s surf event in Cronulla with the Surfing…


Internships. Are they necessary?

One day we all woke up and ‘internship’ was a part the Australian vernacular, suddenly an informal part of our learning and employment process. And it seems that internships are here to stay with stats1 reporting a marked increase of participation since 2013. So, if you’re currently studying or thinking…