How can an MBA expand your future?

By AIM Education & Training

Many degrees and qualifications push job seekers down a narrow career path. They refine their skills and knowledge so much in one specific area that there really isn't much wriggle room for diversification. Even with a Bachelor's degree, majoring often means forgoing the potential to redirect your career path once you get your qualification.

AIM MBA Continues To Focus On Real-World Application

By Ben Ready at MBA News

For more than 75 years, the Australian Institute of Management (AIM) has been developing leadership and management programs that provide Australia’s business leaders with the practical skillsets and industry-based knowledge they need to drive their organisations forward.

How much more do MBA graduates earn?

By AIM Education & Training

Money is what makes the world go round. Well, scientifically, that's not really true. But metaphorically, it is money that funds our ability to create a life, to live and to love.

Wait for a pay rise or go for a promotion?

By Hamish Williams

So you’ve been in your current role for a while now, you like the company and you enjoy your role. The only problem is your salary has only marginally improved over the few years you’ve been there. Meanwhile, you’ve taken on more responsibility and developed a working routine that’s made you a model of productivity.

Stepping up: laying the foundations for a promotion

By Hamish Williams

With salary increases at historic lows across many industries, many professionals are now looking at a promotion as the logical next step in increasing their earning potential. Easier said than done right? Like pay rises, there’s only so many management positions to go around and the higher you go up the organisational ladder, the harder they are to come by.

From nurse to senior executive: how Cathy got her unexpected MBA

By Ben Ready

Since entering the health sector as a registered nurse, Kardinia Health CEO Cathy McDonald has been building her career one step at a time. When it came to building on her practical experience with some formal qualifications she took the same approach.

After nearly 20 years in the workforce and making the transition from nurse to senior executive, Cathy was looking to formalise some of the practical skills she had acquired in her professional life by undertaking a Graduate Diploma.

How an MBA and ambition took Wayne from delivery driver to the corner office

By Ben Ready

Wayne Bryant could never have imagined where his career would take him after starting as a delivery driver at automative engineering and parts company Repco more than 25 years ago.

From humble beginnings behind the wheel, he has worked his way up the ladder and now drives business success and performance as Executive General Manager of Sales and Operations, overseeing nearly 350 stores instead of a truck full of spares.

Leadership behaviours are more useful than leadership definitions

By AIM Business School Faculty, Ian Siebert

A recent headline in the Australian Financial Review grabbed my attention: “Leaders failing in key areas of management”.

It looked the wrong way around to me while also being overly negative! Surely it should have read something like “Australian managers and leaders will benefit by increasing their capabilities in leadership”?

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