Getting ready for the real world

Seven’s Cassidy Mosconi in the Telethon phone room.

For Curtin Journalism students set to graduate this year, it’s now time to begin preparing for life beyond uni.

Having an up-to-date CV and showreel are essential but how do you make the connections with industry that might lead to a job?

And once you’re there, what can you do to make a strong impression on your new employer?

Recent Curtin graduate Cassidy Mosconi began her career at Radio 2SM in Sydney before returning to 6PR News in Perth then moving to Channel 7.

Here she shares some great advice for students in their final year of study.