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Silicon Valley and Seattle… the sequel (and maybe some help needed)

Following a successful trip in 2014 to Silicon Valley (Google, Facebook, Adobe, Dreamworks, Intel, Tech Museums..)  and Seattle (Microsoft, Boeing, Museum of  Flight…) WEGC is doing it all over again – in about 5 weeks time. The tech firms have … Continue reading

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Excel and Word tests to gain employment

Quite interesting that for many entry level jobs applicants have to complete Microsoft Excel and Word competency tests. This makes me wonder if we are doing our students a dis-service by migrating them to Google or Open Source equivalents. Having … Continue reading

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Gen-i and Microsoft offices – accomodation to die for

  I took a group of Year 13 Digital Technology students to visit Gen-I and Microsoft as part of a work choice program. The focus was on ICT careers, how people arrived at their current roles and what to expect … Continue reading

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