MyMQ Career Zone is our online interactive career centre comprising career assessments, interview simulator, career management modules, and resume and cover letter tips.  Accessed through CareerHub, our MQ jobs and events database, students can gain professional development and improve their confidence as they work through their Macquarie degree.

MyMQ Career Zone builds career skills by:

  1. Improving self-awareness
    Students who lack awareness of their strengths, development areas, preferences and motivators often struggle with their career direction. Students can access a range of assessments in MyMQ Career Zone to improve self-awareness and career decision making.
  2. Building confidence & success at interview
    Advice from a panel of highly qualified career coaches, industry specific reports and the ability to practice on camera come together to ensure interview success.
  3. Improving employability skills
    100s of e-learning courses including self-management, team working, commercial awareness, problem solving, communication, numeracy and IT skills contribute to future‑proof student careers.
  4. Improve the quality of job searches
    MyMQ Career Zone lists millions of jobs, updated daily with tools students need to identify the right roles for them and successfully apply. Students can set up job alerts to ensure they don’t miss out on the latest vacancies.
  5. Help students with their personal brand
    Intuitive tools assist students to quickly put together a professional CV, cover letter, LinkedIn profile, and elevator pitch.

Check out Career Hub for more information on MyMQ Career Zone and other online Careers tools… and make sure that your students are aware of this helpful resource built for them!

Posted by Julie Doherty

Julie is MQ’s Career and Employment Manager.

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