Unlock exclusive industry-focused arts hubs
Information and Cultural Exchange
In the know? Seen a great show? Think you have a better idea?
Hit the contribute button now to share your story
Become a Student member
Become an ArtsHub member
Do you want to drive awareness of your event to an engaged audience?
Showing all news in Career Advice
Is it too late to make the jump into a new career? If you’re asking the question you’re already probably aware that you face some big hurdles – most of which aren’t about age!
For those hoping to pursue a career in any area of visual arts, a good, well-prepared portfolio might just be that golden ticket you’ve been hoping for.
Freelance writing may seem like an unsteady career path, but it can also be one of the most rewarding.
If you’re an actor, singer or musician, auditions are an unavoidable presence in your chosen career path. And yet, the audition process can be a daunting thing, even for the most experienced performer. But the good news is, there are ways you can ensure that you give yourself the best possible chance to nab that dream role.
With more people attending university than ever before, and higher education a must for most, simply having a degree is no longer going to impress potential employers.
Eventually you’ll have toiled long and hard enough at your job that you’ll start to think, ‘it’s time I got some recognition – some monetary recognition’.
When the HR department is putting heads on the chopping block, how do you make sure yours isn't the one that rolls?
A career in the arts isn't as straight forward as others, but if you remain focused on your goals there's nothing you can't achieve.
As more and and more jobs are found through social media, making sure you're presenting the right image on yourself online has never been more important.
Feel like you need to take a break from it all? Make sure you plan your gap year so that the experience can benefit you down the track.
If you’re in the office these summer holidays staring out at the sunny day – shame on you.
The best way to learn is by doing, and having done so will not only make you appear keener and more experienced than your competitors, but it can also help you to realise your true potential.
Walking the fine line between what you think might be ‘all in your head’ and actual discrimination can be tricky. If you feel you’re being discriminated against, how do you identify it and what can you do?
You may be extremely aware you’re under scrutiny during an interview.But the truth is that scrutiny never really stops, not completely, it just tones down.
The silly season is upon us and the work Christmas party is something you either dread or dance about. Follow these simple tips to keep your career in tact post-eggnog.
At every stage of the job seeking process you need to do your research. And it starts even before a job opportunity becomes available.
Networking is essentially about creating, maintaining and utilizing professional friendships.
You might think a job is perfect for you but if you don’t pick up the phone and try to talk to someone at the organization, how can you be sure?
Whether you’re emerging, midcareer or advancing into senior management it is vital that your CV highlights achievements in each of your previous roles that show your strengths.
The same sorts of criteria you use for preparing a job application can apply for preparing yourself for an interview.
Advertise your event to a captive audience
Maximise the visibility and reach of your brand and events by advertising with ArtsHub. Spread the word to an engaged audience.
Become an Australian arts industry insider by joining ArtsHub - the one-stop-shop for the latest industry news, jobs, what’s on and much more.
Become a member this month and save 20% off your Annual ArtsHub Membership.
For less than $2.30 per week now is the best time to join Australia’s largest arts network.