Education was the most cyber attacked sector in Australia in 2017

Sam Giffney On May 29, 2018

In 1967, IBM offered a suburban Chicago area high school four teletypewriter based terminals with dial-up modem connectivity to an experimental computer system. The students quickly learned the language and the system. They were free to explore and curiosity drove the students to explore the system's wider context, eventually performing the world's first known incidence of network penetration hacking.    50 years later the story has flipped and now the schools are under attack. Education was the most attacked s... Read More

The Gig Economy – Changing the Face of Employment Through Tech

Nick Loizos On October 12, 2017

If you attended the recent Disability Employment Australia (DEA) conference in Brisbane you probably saw an unexpected exhibitor, Uber. That’s right, the multibillion dollar company behind the ride-sharing app.   So, why would Uber be at a DEA conference? I think there are a couple of reasons.   Firstly, Uber opens new employment options for people with a disability and shows the unexpected benefits that technology, such as Uber, can bring. Disability is no barrier to becoming an Uber driver... Read More

The DES landscape is rapidly changing. Don’t be left behind!

Chris McMillan On September 6, 2017

The new DES model means that you need to attract and engage stakeholders in a market where participants have choice and control over the services they receive.    What's your plan?   I believe that technology as an engagement tool is the key strategy to leveraging greater ATTRACTION, PLACEMENT and RETAINMENT for not only participants but including all stakeholders, employers and external service. What Does the Future Look Like?   Think about it - what service do you have these day... Read More


Update from JobReady’s CEO July 2017

JobReady On July 20, 2017

As we dive into the new financial year, I invite you to pause for a few moments. I write to update you on what has been happening at JobReady and outline some of our exciting future plans. I hope these give you some fresh ideas and inspiration for your own business growth. NEW PARTNERS Firstly, I am delighted to announce that our management team now has a new investment partner with an outstanding track record of working with fast growth businesses and is backing JobReady’s expansion plans, a... Read More

Did you miss the A2E Webinar?

James Hourn On May 5, 2017

Thank you firstly to those that attended the Assess2Educate (A2E) webinar last week, the feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. If you missed the A2E webinar with Darren Coppin but would like to see how A2E can help you with student engagement, you can access a video recording of the session here. You can understand more about Assess2Educate at the A2E web site - here. If you have any questions at all on this new service from JobReady, please contact your Account Manager directly or James Hourn on jamesh... Read More

JobReady Customer Event – Live the Future

JobReady On September 27, 2016

To celebrate our 20 years in business, we are hosting an exclusive experience at the Sydney Opera House - see event web site. Each JobReady customer is invited to register for 2 complementary tickets. As well as celebrating the last 20 years, we will be looking to the future of Education and Employment. The event includes acclaimed keynote speaker and futurist, Craig Rispin, and an expert from Facebook, Oliver Moore, before a networking event of cocktails and canapes, overlooking the magnificent Sydney Harbour. ... Read More