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We asked Industry what You Needed

Jul 17, 2017
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer and Front-Line Resources Management constantly strive to deliver what our industry needs. To that end we asked our customers what they were looking for when employing a "new entrant"to the industry. The resounding message received was that the "new entrant employee" had to be "Job Ready". "Job Ready"was seen as someone who understood the basics of freight forwarding and was...

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Winner Announced – Freight Forwarding & Customs Broking Industry Survey

Jul 17, 2017
  • Tony Wenham
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Congratulations Joseph Franks Recently myfreightcareer/Front-Line Resources Management, HLB Mann Judd and AFIF attended the offices of Manton Air-Sea and presented Manager - Continuous Improvement & Ocean, Joseph Franks with a bottle of Penfolds Bin 389. A big thank you to those who participated in the Freight Forwarding & Customs Broking Industry Survey 2017. We will be launching the report shortly. A copy...

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Skills Survey of the Australian International Transport and Logistics Industry

Jul 17, 2017
  • Tony Wenham
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The online survey is part of a larger AFIF project entitled “Crucial Skills”, which is designed to thoroughly research the status of education, training and recruitment in the International Transport & Logistics industries and then compare this to industry expectations. This survey is funded by the Industry Trade and Transport Development Fund (ITDF). AFIF are seeking input from the International Freight...

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We asked Industry what You Needed

Jan 25, 2017
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer and Front-Line Resources Management constantly strive to deliver what our industry needs. To that end we asked our customers what they were looking for when employing a "new entrant"to the industry. The resounding message received was that the "new entrant employee" had to be "Job Ready". "Job Ready"was seen as someone who understood the basics of freight forwarding and was...

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Customs Licensing Review Industry Workshop

Jan 25, 2017
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer were pleased to receive an invitation from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to attend their Licensing Review Industry Workshop in Canberra on Friday 20 January 2017. The Front-Line Group, comprising the Registered Training Organisation myfreightcareer and Recruitment Specialist Front-Line Resources Management, specialise in the Global Logistics sector and have a unique perspective of the industry’s needs, gleaned...

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The myfreightcareer & AFIF Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition for 2017

Dec 19, 2016
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer and AFIF are proud to announce the launch of their Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition for 2017 Nomination Criteria: any person currently employed for more than 3 consecutive years within the International Freight Forwarding industry in Australia may be nominated; the person can be self-nominated but the nomination must be supported by a Management testimonial; The person must: have completed...

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A Duet of Diplomas

Nov 29, 2016
  • Tony Wenham
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Enrol in our Diplomas Now! myfreightcareer are pleased to offer you a choice of treats from our training menu. No matter your particular taste, we have the right course for you. Diploma of International Freight Forwarding myfreightcareer’s Diploma of International Freight Forwarding has been developed to provide the learning and understanding at an advanced level for senior personnel in the International Freight...

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So you want to be a Customs Broker

Nov 16, 2016
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We are pleased to advise that enrolments for our Diploma of Customs Broking, commencing on February 7th 2017, are now being accepted. To ensure acceptance of your enrolment, your completed registration form and payment of $1,180.00 (being the fee payable for the first semester) must be received before Saturday 17 December 2016.  Key Facts •             We plan to start our next Diploma...

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Careers in International Freight Forwarding

Oct 24, 2016
  • Tony Wenham
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Training and Career Development Tony Wenham Lloyds List - November 02 2016 - 09:00:00 myfreightcareer and Front-Line Resources Management are sister companies specialising in the creation and development of careers in the global logistics industry. myfreightcareer is a market-leading, innovative training organisation providing training and traineeships to the International Freight Forwarding, Customs Broking and Logistics communities. They employ trainees and place them with...

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Top Trainee Candidates

Sep 08, 2016
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Faten Faten, was extremely well presented and communicated well. She was referred to myfreightcareer through a friend who already works in the industry. She likes the administrative roles available and offers reliability, confidence and punctuality to the workplace. Stephanie After holding her first employment for 6 years and gaining valuable skills from McDonalds, Stephanie is excited by the options when it comes...

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What advantage do I gain by hosting a myfreightcareer Trainee?

Aug 16, 2016
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Our clients often question why they should consider a myfreightcareer trainee to fill a job vacancy. The following table compares the cost of employing a trainee as opposed to employing a permanent staff member. The cost differential is minimal and using a myfreightcareer trainee delivers the following benefits to a participating host employer: 1. Recruitment is done for you (cost and time...

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And the WINNER Is – the myfreightcareer and AFIF Young Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition

Feb 04, 2016
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 We are delighted to announce the winner of the myfreightcareer and AFIF Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition 2016 conducted recently. The judging panel faced a difficult task to select a winner from a number of fine candidates nominated by industry companies. The judges selected Matthew El-Hindi, National Business Development Manager – Airfreight at DB Schenker Australia in Sydney as...

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The myfreightcareer & AFIF Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition for 2016

Dec 03, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer and AFIF are proud to announce the launch of their Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition for 2016 Nomination Criteria: any person currently employed for more than 3 consecutive years within the International Freight Forwarding industry in Australia may be nominated; • the person can be self-nominated but the nomination must be supported by a Management testimonial; • The person must: have...

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Its all happening at myfreightcareer

Nov 26, 2015
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Whats Happening? Customs Broking Experience Assessment Inauguaral Freight Forwarding Benchmarking Survey myfreightcareer “Highly Commended” at the 20th Annual Shipping & Maritime Awards NCCC and AEPCOMM training Part time/Full time Adminsitration position at myfreightcareer Customs Broking Experience Assessment You may be aware of commentary in a recent AAT decision that referenced the myfreightcareer Customs Broking Experience Assessment. When the decision was released we immediately contacted the Department...

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FIATA recognises our Diploma of International Freight Forwarding

Sep 14, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer & AFIF have collaborated for more than 10 years to develop and deliver: • Freight Forwarding Procedures Training • Continuing Professional Development Seminars • Industry Briefings • An Inaugural Industry Benchmark Survey In our latest collaboration, seeking FIATA validation of the Diploma of International Freight Forwarding delivered by myfreightcareer, AFIF and myfreightcareer tendered a detailed submission to FIATA and presented to the FIATA Congress...

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What a Great Idea

Aug 11, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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Don’t know why we didn’t think of this before! myfreightcareer and Front-Line Resources Management are excited to advise that you will soon receive an invitation to complete a Freight Forwarding and Customs Broking industry specific benchmarking survey, developed in collaboration with HLB Mann Judd and AFIF. The collaborative team have spent considerable time deciding the survey content to ensure the resultant...

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The myfreightcareer Customs Broking Experience Assessment – October 2015

Aug 10, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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Register now for the next Customs Broking Experience Assessment myfreightcareer is now accepting registrations for its next Customs Broking Experience Assessment, which will be held on Saturday 17 October 2015. If you would like to register please complete the registration form contained in our "Information Pack" and email it tomail@myfreightcareer.com.au Does the Australian Border Force recognise the myfreightcareer Experience Assessment In a word - YES!! In response to...

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Get Qualified

Jul 16, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer is now accepting enrolments in its Certificate IV in International Freight Forwarding qualification at the value for money price of $2130.00, thanks to subsidies made available by the NSW Government as part of their “Smart & Skilled” program. The qualification is designed for those people who feel that it is time to take the next step in their career,...

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A Trio of Diplomas

Jun 03, 2015
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Diploma of International Freight Forwarding myfreightcareer’s Diploma of International Freight Forwarding has been developed to provide the learning and understanding at an advanced level for senior personnel in the International Freight Forwarding Industry. The qualification is designed for those working in advanced international freight forwarding roles and seeks to equip participants in the development of strategic initiatives as well as...

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The ACBPS does not necessarily agree with the views expressed by the CBFCA

May 11, 2015
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The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service have released ACBPN 2015/17 in response to an article distributed by the CBFCA claiming that "The ACBPS has determined that the weight given to the National Examination as a form of evidence of acquired experience has declined significantly." In the ACBPN they advise: "The ACBPS does not necessarily agree with the views expressed by the...

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Announcing the “frmSTAFF & mfc Behavioural Framework”

May 07, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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Front-Line Resources Management (frmSTAFF) and myfreightcareer (mfc) are excited to announce the introduction of an innovative new methodology to select candidates for the freight forwarding and logistics industries. There is currently little rigour behind the selection of people in our industry but frmSTAFF & mfc have built a behavioural framework which will allow it to better predict those candidates who...

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The Blackest Day in Australian Sport Revisited

Apr 02, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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When reading a recent sermon from the mount from one of our industry bodies concerning “unscrupulous behaviour by private training colleges”, we couldn’t help but reflect on the infamous announcement of the “Blackest Day in Australian Sport”. Close consideration of the content of their epistle shows that it contains the same level of substance as that much maligned announcement. For those who...

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Enhance Your Workplace Culture

Mar 25, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer is excited to announce the release of our new online training package, designed to enhance your workplace culture. Make sure you keep an eye out for our next training package covering “Logistics Accounting for the Layman” which will be released soon. The On Line Courses released today include: EEO and Bullying Awareness Workplace Health and Safety Security Awareness (with Card Payment Security, if required) Fraud Awareness   Delivery...

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How do you prove you know your stuff?

Feb 11, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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We believe one iron clad way is to complete a myfreightcareer Diploma of International Freight Forwarding or Logistics. myfreightcareer has added these qualifications to the courses already available via its e-learning platform. This is your opportunity to finally gain recognition of your Freight and Logistics experience. The courses are self-paced, with our highly qualified myfreightcareer trainers and assessors offering support...

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Calling All Aspiring Customs Brokers

Jan 15, 2015
  • Tony Wenham
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ENROL NOW!!! myfreightcareer is accepting enrolments in our Diploma of Customs Broking, commencing in the first week of Febraury 2015. The Diploma, which is delivered "face to face, is planned to be delivered in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. The qualification is designed for people interested in customs broker job roles within the transport and logistics industry and is the course...

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Nov 20, 2014
  • Tony Wenham
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We were slightly bemused this week by the announcement concerning the Australian Customs & Border Protection Services’ (ACBPS) shift of focus on Customs Broker Licensing requirements, principally in regard to the National Examination. Of particular interest was the fact that the announcement was not made by the ACBPS. As one of the two current providers of National Examinations, we were...

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Do you want a qualification that reflects your years of hard work?

Nov 11, 2014
  • Tony Wenham
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This is your opportunity to finally gain recognition of your Freight and Logistics experience. myfreightcareer is currently expanding the number of qualifications available via its e-learning platform and intends to offer qualifications in the freight and logistics industries in January 2015. At that time we will offer, in addition to the Diploma of Customs Broking,  two further Diplomas online: TLI50410 –...

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myfreightcareer/AFIF – CPD Briefing

Oct 30, 2014
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myfreightcareer, in partnership with the Australian Federation of International Forwarders (AFIF) are excited to announce HLB Mann Judd as the sponsors of our Customs Broking Continuing Professional Development Program for the remainder of the 2014/5 CPD year. What does that mean for you? You will be able to attend our CPD Briefings at no cost.  We welcome HLB Mann Judd’s commitment to Customs...

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Building on the success of the Schenker Australia Pty Ltd/myfreightcareer Ipswich Project (refer to the myfreightcareer Blog of Sep 25 2014)

Oct 21, 2014
  • Tony Wenham
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myfreightcareer are pleased to be partnering once again with Schenker Australia Pty Ltd in the provision of quality trainees to supplement the existing team at Schenker Australia Pty Ltd’s Logistics facility at Eastern Creek. myfreightcareer will be reaching out to school leavers and other interested people to ensure they source a highly talented pool of candidates to interview for...

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The myfreightcareer “Customs Broking Experience Assessment” – Saturday 15 November 2014

Oct 16, 2014
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The Customs Broking Experience Assessment concept is designed to be a fair test of the “customs broking experience” of a potential applicant for a Customs Broker Licence. Each assessment seeks to test the candidate’s ability to provide advice and respond to real life situations that are encountered by Customs Brokers in the normal course of the business of international trade,...

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Diploma of Customs Broking – Recognition of Prior Learning & Experience

Oct 02, 2014
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Are you already a licensed Customs Broker? Are you interested in having your prior learning and experience matched to the learning outcomes of the Diploma of Customs Broking?   Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is defined as follows: Recognition of prior learning is an assessment process that involves assessment of an individual’s relevant prior learning (including formal, informal and non-formal learning) and experience...

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The Ipswich Project – a myfreightcareer-DB Schenker partnership

Sep 25, 2014
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myfreightcareer rate their recent Ipswich Project, where they partnered with DB Schenker to deliver 23 traineeships in the Ipswich area, as one of their major successes of 2014 Commenting on the project, Ron Koehler, CEO, Schenker Australia Pty. Ltd, said “We worked with myfreightcareer, as our training organisation, the local Ipswich Council; and various Job Search Agencies to offer a...

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The new myfreightcareer website is now a reality

Sep 04, 2014
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myfreightcareer is excited to announce the release of our new website. We suggest you take a minute to log onto www.myfreightcareer.com.au and tour the website, as we are sure you will find it informative. You will find information about our Traineeship Program and our Freight Forwarding, Customs Broking, Logistics and Warehouse Operations training packages. We tailor packages to suit individual organisations and would be...

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