Take your business degree to the next level with BusinessPLUS

BusinessPLUS is a Griffith Business School program designed to help you get a headstart on your career through a range of co-curricular experiences.

The program provides you with a structured plan of activities to complete over the course of your degree, supporting you to explore your career options, develop skills sought by employers, and graduate with an edge in today’s competitive job market.

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BusinessPLUS includes access to:

  • a unique series of career skills workshops
  • industry mentoring programs
  • professional development events and seminars
  • support to participate in work experience and community volunteering
  • a wide range of enriching activities that will contribute to your personal and professional growth, including leadership programs, global experiences, networking activities and competitions.

So how does it work?

BusinessPLUS is available to all Griffith Business School students. The program includes a range of activities to get involved with spanning across seven categories that together will enable you to develop skills and experiences to assist with your career development. You can get involved any time however the sooner you start the more you can get involved with.

An online BusinessPLUS workbook guides you through the program and allows you to keep a record of your activities to share with future employers and other organisations who want evidence of your experience and skills.

Once you’ve completed the minimum requirements, you’ll receive an official Griffith BusinessPLUS certificate. Most importantly, you will have developed a range of skills and experiences and feel more confident and prepared to advance your career.

BusinessPLUS Award

Have you put your best foot forward during the BusinessPLUS program and shown strong engagement in the career enhancing activities? Consider applying for the BusinessPLUS Award and have your efforts recognised.

Applications opening soon for 2019

Become a BusinessPLUS Ambassador

Are you currently involved in program and keen to support other students reach their goals?

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FAQS

We answer all your burning questions including:

  • Do I get credit towards my degree?
  • Do I have to complete the activities in any particular order?
  • What are the program benefits?
  • What do I get on completion of the program?

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Getting involved with [extracurricular] activities can help students improve skills such as time management, team work and taking initiative, all while building confidence and communication skills. These are some the attributes that we look for in future staff and I encourage all students to take part wherever possible.

Simon Gibson, Oceania Campus Operations Manager (Talent), Ernst & Young

It’s really important that you are proactive and invest time to get involved in extracurricular activities while you are studying. It provides great talking points at interviews.

Tayleena Sheridan, Consultant, PwC and Griffith Business School graduate

What our students say

News

BusinessPLUS program boosts students’ employability

Griffith Business School is helping bridge the graduate employability gap with their innovative BusinessPLUS program. The educational add-on available to all who study within Griffith Business School gives students the opportunity to participate in a range of extra-curricular activities and seminars aimed at increasing graduate employability. Upon finishing all the BusinessPLUS requirements, students will reap the rewards of a range of professional development activities they can add to their resumes.

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Questions?

Contact BusinessPLUS Program Manager, Heather Andrews, for more information. Email: businessplus@griffith.edu.au