Recent Blogs

How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Business: Part 1

In 2017, if your business isn’t online then it might as well not exist.  In this new digital age, traditional marketing methods alone aren’t enough to effectively drive lead generation and sales within a business. The world is now connected 24/7 via social media, bringing people, businesses and services on opposite sides of the globe … Read More

National Day of Real Play – 8 Fun Outdoor Activities for Children

Tomorrow, the 5th of June, is official National Day of Real Play! This annual celebration encourages parents, caregivers and children all around Australia to get up, turn the TV off and be active. This day is important because it celebrates the benefits of outside play on kids’ health and happiness. Real play is about letting children’s … Read More

How to Prepare for a Job Interview in 10 Simple Steps

It’s natural to be nervous in the lead up of an interview. Everyone feels that way.  Like every other applicant you want to wow the interviewer, make a great impression and show them you are the best candidate for the role. But how do you do that? How do you separate yourself from the competition … Read More

Students Quick Guide to E-Learning

For students who work full-time or have other personal commitments studying online is a great way learn and create pathways to higher education.   If you are a student interested in studying online, or a student commencing online study, take a look at this online study guide to E-Learning for helpful tips and advice:   What … Read More

16 Ways To Spend your Saturday in Brisbane

Brisbane is one of Australia’s most thriving study destinations. Known for its warm welcome to international students, low-crime rates, safety, beautiful weather, cheap cost of living and respect for multiculturalism; many international students choose to study abroad in Brisbane every year. In between growing your career options and kick-starting your professional journey at Queensford College, … Read More

How Rochelle Switched Careers to Land Her Dream Job In Aged Care

Last month, Queensford College student Rochelle graduated with a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing). After having worked as a massage beauty therapist, Rochelle decided she wanted a job that was more fulfilling. Realising her passion for personal care, Rochelle decided to change her life and begin a career in aged care. The good news is; … Read More

How To Start A Successful YouTube Channel

According to Brand Watch, an online intelligence service, the world watches one billion hours of YouTube every single day! If you are interested in establishing an online presence or building a business, YouTube is a great place to start! Knowing how to run a successful YouTube channel, combined with the skills and knowledge gained through … Read More

7 Reasons You Should Start a Career in Community Services

This week, people across Australia will come together to celebrate National Volunteer Week – a week dedicated to acknowledging the generous contribution of our nations volunteers. Running from May 8th – 14th, this annual celebration is a reminder of the role community services play, in keeping neighbourhoods and communities across Australia thriving. Considered ‘heroes in … Read More

14 Resume Writing Tips To Land Your Dream Job

The difference between a good or bad resume is being told you got the job. A resume is a medium for advertising yourself. It is your trademark. A way of self-promotion. It is a glimpse into your professional history, brand, character and way of showcasing your industry-standard skills, knowledge and strengths. Why spend your valuable … Read More

5 Benefits of Studying Online

Are you a busy student with heaps of outside commitments? Let’s say for example, work, hobbies, and children?  Worried that you won’t find time to make it to class or get assignments done? At Queensford College students can study online – in their own time! Studying online is a popular option for many of our … Read More