影视/艺术/设计重量级评委助阵“南航杯”

2019年”南航杯”视频制作大赛正在征集作品, 想要赢取国际往返机票的小伙伴们只需要在2019年5月17日午夜前提交作品——时长1分钟的视频描述你的梦想之旅,即可参赛!

“南航杯”视频制作大赛由中国南方航空公司(China Southern Airlines, CSA)主办,澳洲国际商学院(Global Business College of Australia,GBCA)承办,旨在给视频制作爱好者提供一个展示自我的平台,给大家带来一次耳目一新的活动体验。

已经提交作品的小伙伴们,在比赛截止日期前均可以选择修改自己的视频,更可以提交多个视频参加比赛,本次比赛并不限制同一作者提交多个作品,优秀的作者也可以赢得多个奖项


大奖一览:

专业组

最佳视频金奖(1人)

双人公务舱往返机票 *

最佳视频银奖(2人)

双人经济舱往返机票*

非专业组

最佳视频金奖 (2人)

单人公务舱往返机票*

最佳视频银奖 (4人)

单人经济舱往返机票*

*以上机票均为由墨尔本起飞至世界任意城市,仅限于南航承运航班。

社交媒体人气奖

(2人)

单人经济舱往返机票*

优秀作品奖

(10人)

单人经济舱往返机票*

*以上机票均为由墨尔本起飞至中国任意城市,仅限于南航承运航班。

今天还要特别给大家介绍一下本期“南航杯”的重量级评委们!


重量级评委

电影人Greta Nash

她,生于墨尔本,是一位屡获殊荣的新兴电影制作人。 专业学习电影和电视制作。在2018年,Greta编写、导演和剪辑的电影“Two Piece” 在世界上最大的短片电影节超普节(Tropfest)上获奖。她之前的短片“Locker Room”在2017年墨尔本国际电影节上首映,并赢得多个国际电影节的奖项,如“闪光国际电影节”(Flickerfest)中荣获杰出新任女性导演奖,在西班牙的Dona I Cinema中荣获最佳虚构短片,以及拜伦湾电影节(Byron Bay Film Festival)上荣获“年度澳大利亚电影制片人”。Greta目前正在为Dandenong拍摄她的第一部获得资助的短片, 同时在JUMP 影视担任商业总监。

舞台艺术家Linda Thompson

她是格特鲁德歌剧院(Gertrude)首席执行官,艺术总监,舞台总监,女高音歌唱家。Linda的职业生涯包括了跟艺术相关的多个方面,包括创意总监、执行管理、专业表演、舞台创意及表演教学。她在研究和文献方面也有不少杰出表现,为歌剧创作和交响乐演出方面做出了很多成就。作为艺术总监/制片人,她已经举办了180多场歌剧表演,其中包括12个获奖作品;她担任舞台导演,并定期举办个人音乐会和音乐会中的曲目。她墨尔本国际艺术节上,演出的“看不见的事物的证据”(Evidence of Things Not Seen)已成经典。

顶尖设计师Amanda Henderson

Amanda Henderson是澳大利亚设计学院院士。她长期通过自己创立的Gloss Creative作为多产创意平台为时尚和奢侈品市场提供创意指导和概念开发。她是品牌表达大师,创立了Gloss Creative作为多产创意平台,通过创意更新提升品牌,专注于创造敏感度高的内部设计、包装和展示设计以及活动设计,将不同行业的品牌内容完美展现。她被全国同行评为全球公认的设计领导者,将视觉营销的范围扩展到零售世界之外,她的远见卓识表达了新一代设计师在多个设计平台上创造视觉情感的灵感。

电影摄影师Max Walter

自2015年从VCA电影电视学士学位毕业后,Max作为电影摄影师在电影业展开了一番手脚,除了拍摄叙事性电影,他也从事广告和音乐视频的专业摄制。Max参与了很多澳大利亚和国际上的不同项目,为Vera Blue,RUFUS,Guy Pearce,Kim Churchill和Crooked Colors等艺术家拍摄了音乐视频。他的商业项目包括Levi’s、YouTube Music和澳大利亚板球赛的广告。最近在澳大利亚电影摄影师协会年度奖项中一举荣获三枚金牌,这充分展示了他的电影摄影作品的认可度。他的作品中,有目前非常出名的,是由Glendyn Ivin执导的’The Cry’,以及即将上映的恐怖电影 – 由Natalie Erika James执导的’Relic’。

视频导演Lisa Mitchell

目前,Lisa任职蒙纳士商学院的发展部主任,在担任此职位之前,Lisa一直在包括BBC和ABC在内的媒体机构工作。她在ABC担任的职务是新媒体部门的营销经理,负责ABC新近推出的宽带和数字电视服务的营销和品牌推广活动。她对于商业视频的具体运作和制作过程有深度的了解。

所以,对于相关工作有兴趣的小伙伴,欢迎参加竞赛,说不定,这就是你职业生涯的开端哦!

具体参加步骤

1.  拍下一段不超过一分钟的视频, 可以是自己讲述梦想,可以别人追求梦想,可以是关于想要的远方,也可以是自己未来的企盼……你可以随意阐述“My Dream Destination”——只要合法、健康就可以。

2. 保存好你的视频原件,将编辑好的视频上传至YouTube,获得你视频专属的URL。保存好该链接地址。

3. 在2019年5月17日午夜之前,登陆2018-2019南航杯官网:https://gbca.edu.au/csacompetition/, 填写所有注册信息和自己视频的正确YouTube链接。你可以复制以上地址到浏览器打开,也可以在文末直接点击“阅读原文”直接进入。

4. 静静等待获奖通知!评选将在在2019年6月1日前结束,与此同时,你可以发动自己的亲朋好友,来帮助自己赢得社交媒体大奖!

赶紧准备拍视频报名吧

如果您有任何疑问

欢迎打电话或发邮件咨询

电话:03 9326 9677

邮箱:events@gbca.edu.au

This article was written and edited by: Xinyun Wu

Career tip: Resume Mistakes To Avoid 5

The message of the final instalment of our Resume series might come as a surprise to many of you: Don’t include incorrect contact information in your application!

Consider this: You’ve taken the time and effort to review our resume and cover letter. In may ways, you should be the top contender for the job! So why haven’t you heard from the employer? You look at your emails and check the sent folder, only to discover that you’ve included an incorrect email address.

If you’re lucky and the employer is still interested to meet with you, they might decide to contact you and give you an opportunity to rectify this mistake. However, a small mistake like this can spell doom for your application, especially if the other top contenders provided correct and well-formatted information.

Another potential issue that you should consider is the name of your email address. Your email address is part of your professional identity. A suggestive, flirtatious or funny email address might be entertaining amongst friends, but it could cause potential employers to dismiss your application out of principle. Consider creating a separate email account for job applications. Try following these guidelines when making a professional email account:

  • Make it easy to remember.
  • Have the address include your first and last names.
  • Do not share the account with friends or family.
  • Avoid using numbers or other symbols.
  • Register it on your LinkedIn profile, which should be treated differently to your other social media accounts.
  • Ensure that you include the correct spelling of your email address on both your resume and cover letter.

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach. 
中文版,由Arthur,Cissy和Nebula编写和编辑 (WeChat or browser compatible, coming soon)


The GBCA team would like to wish all current students and alumni best of luck when seeking employment. It is not easy and sometimes, with the best efforts one may still not be selected for an interview – don’t give up or overthink, we are living in an era where there are just too many options available, if you had tried your best, you should not have any regrets and keep on trying.

Best wishes

GBCA

Career tip: Resume Mistakes To Avoid 4

It’s common to apply for a number of different positions at the same time. Many people doing so will likely resolve to make a one-size-fits-all resume. While a generalised resume isn’t necessarily a bad thing and can often be quite useful, it might not be as highly regarded as applications that are customised specifically for the advertised position.

If you’ve already made a general resume, try comparing it with the selection criteria listed on a job advertisement. Remove any points that may be irrelevant and try rephrasing existing points that best demonstrate your skills that are relevant to the criteria listed. It may take an additional thirty minutes, but it’ll help you stand out amongst the crowd of applicants.

Remember, even if the position titles of two job vacancies are the same, the relevant selection criteria on each advertisement could be completely different, so your applications should not be identical if you intend to apply for both positions.

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach
中文版,由Arthur,Cissy和Nebula编写和编辑 (WeChat or browser compatible, coming soon)

 

Career tip: Resume Mistakes To Avoid 3

Do you have strong graphic design skills? People entering the work force might feel the need to polish their resume up with some impressive visuals in order to balance out a short resume. Unfortunately, this will only make potential employers more likely to dismiss these applications.

We discussed this matter with some of our community collaborators and found that many of them prefer a clean, clearly formatted document with font no larger than size 14 with a maximum of four pages. An elaborate visual design, while potentially enjoyable to look at, can come across as unprofessional.

While professions that relate to graphic design might benefit from a resume with wonderful visuals, recruiters would still be expected to want to see the history of an applicant’s career before moving on to examining their visual portfolio.

If you’re struggling to include information in your resume, why not try including a short paragraph that outlines your skills? Try including information about the places that you’ve volunteered; if there’s any point of relevancy to the job that you’re offering, write a short paragraph and describe how the volunteering experience may be beneficial to the job that you’re applying for. If you covered your experience, skills and education in a one-page resume, use your cover letter to explain how they might be compatible with the job that you’re applying for.

Good luck!

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach.
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Career tip: Resume Mistakes To Avoid 2

GBCA would like to thank our students for their support of the Career tip – we’re coming back early!
Based on student’s feedback – we would like to share a short series that focus on some of resume mistakes which active job seekers may find useful….
If you have any questions or seeking advice, please email career@gbca.edu.au or stay tuned for our career seminars commencing in February 2019!


Have you ever met someone at a party that you found either attractive or a good potential friend? It might be because they communicate well.

Let’s explore the subject of communication in regards to resumes. Your resume is your professional file. As such, it should communicate why you are a qualified individual to potential employers. Make sure to outline your career experience in order to demonstrate why you are suitable for the position. If there are any hobbies or activities that you enjoy that might be compatible with the position, consider adding them to your resume.

With that said, you should avoid including any unprofessional content in your resume that might limit your chances of success. Irrelevant hobbies or an unprofessional email address could spell doom for an otherwise excellent application. If you do want to add a personal touch to your resume, try to restrict it to items that are still relevant to the job or industry.

Let’s think about the party scenario again: if you meet someone who’s jump from 1 topic to another every 30 seconds, do you you would be taking this person seriously?  

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach.  
中文版,由Arthur,Cissy和Nebula编写和编辑 (WeChat or browser compatible, coming soon)

2018“南航杯”等你来赢 | 免费机票通全球

2018“南航杯”视频制作大赛 由中国南方航空公司(China Southern Airlines, CSA)主办,澳洲国际商学院(Global Business College of Australia,GBCA)承办,旨在给视频制作爱好者提供一个展示自我的平台,给大家带来一次耳目一新的活动体验。

再来重温一下具体参加步骤:

1

拍下一段不超过一分钟的视频, 可以是自己讲述梦想,可以别人追求梦想,可以是关于想要的远方,也可以是自己未来的企盼……你可以随意阐述“My Dream Destination”——只要合法、健康就可以。

2

保存好你的视频原件,将编辑好的视频上传至YouTube,获得你视频专属的URL。保存好该链接地址。

3

在2019年2月15日午夜之前,登陆2018南航杯官网:https://gbca.edu.au/csacompetition/, 填写所有注册信息和自己视频的正确YouTube链接。你可以复制以上地址到浏览器打开,也可以在文末直接点击“阅读原文”直接进入。

4

静静等待获奖通知!评选将在在2019年3月1日前结束,与此同时,你可以发动自己的亲朋好友,来帮助自己赢得社交媒体大奖

本次大赛的评委团全部为业界专业人士,其中包括南航影视作品部、澳洲的著名导演和制作人,他们会为参赛的小伙伴们提供专业的点评和指导!你也有机会建立自己的职业人脉哦!

这些大奖在等你:

专业组

最佳视频金奖(1人)

双人公务舱往返机票 *

最佳视频银奖(2人)

双人经济舱往返机票*

非专业组

最佳视频金奖 (2人)

单人公务舱往返机票*

最佳视频银奖 (4人)

单人经济舱往返机票*

*以上机票均为由墨尔本起飞至世界任意城市仅限于南航承运航班。

社交媒体人气奖

(2人)

单人经济舱往返机票*

优秀作品奖

(10人)

单人经济舱往返机票*

*以上机票均为由墨尔本起飞至中国任意城市,仅限于南航承运航班。

只要你拥有梦想、热爱生活、愿意表达, 就有机会赢取大奖!只要你认为自己有创意、有点子、有品位或者够幽默,可以放心参加专业组哦——我们不追求制作有多么完美精良,要的是你勇于表达!

赶紧准备拍视频报名吧

如果您有任何疑问

欢迎打电话或发邮件咨询

电话:03 9326 9677

邮箱:events@gbca.edu.au

This article was written and edited by: Xinyun Wu

Career tip: Resume Mistakes To Avoid 1

GBCA would like to thank our students for their support of the Career tip – we’re coming back early!

Many had expressed to us that they felt sometimes their job applications had disappeared into a void that nobody had actually read it – It could be true and can certainly be discouraging, we would like to share some resume writing tips that would increase your chance of getting an interview offer. Please note these are not the “holy grail” of resume writing, each application is different and should be different. If you have any questions or seeking advice, please email career@gbca.edu.au or stay tuned for our career seminars commencing in February 2019!


Most recruiters have identified spelling and grammatical errors as the leading factor in whether or not a resume would be shortlisted. There are many apps that provide Auto-Correct functions, but spelling and grammatical errors are still a pervasive issue in job applications. Here are some of the examples that the majority of apps will not detect:
1. “principle” and “principal”
2. “affect” and “effect”
3. “they’re” and “their”
4. “its” and “it’s”
Please take the time to review what you’ve included in your application. Try revisiting the application after a good night’s sleep and, if you’re unsure, ask a qualified friend to proofread your resume.

Some people rush through their job applications, only to get nothing in return. Giving your resume a little bit of extra love and care is just like spending a few minutes to make sure that you look nice before you leave the house: That additional effort could be what you need to turn a few heads!

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach.
中文版,由Arthur,Cissy和Nebula编写和编辑 (WeChat or browser compatible, coming soon)

Career tip: Ask when you have the chance

A good interview is a two-way conversation. You should aim to have a discussion with your interviewer about where your resume matched the job description. Try using the information that you’ll learn from these discussions to improve upon your resume.

In most cases, employers will perceive an interviewee who does not ask questions when offered the chance as either unprepared or disinterested. Use this as an opportunity to get to know more about both your potential employer and the job that they might offer you.

The best questions that you can ask will be based around the conversation that you just had. Make sure to prepare a couple of interchangeable questions that relate to the position prior to the interview. Don’t stress if you don’t feel like the questions you’ve prepared are suitable; you can always ask about the company’s internal culture or how the position that you are being interviewed for became available.

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach.
中文版,由Arthur,Cissy和Nebula编写和编辑 (WeChat or browser compatible)

(Career tip will return in Feb 2019, we would like the thank the kind DMs and cards from our students! To revisit our career tips so far, follow #GBCAAU #bejobready on our official social media channels and blog!) 

Career tip: Be kind about past experiences

Badmouthing anyone at any point of a job interview will make you come across as someone with a bad attitude. You wouldn’t want to show a potential employer that you’re someone that may be difficult to get along with.

Occasionally, an interview might attempt to test your attitude by asking questions, such as “Have you ever worked with someone you didn’t like?”. This might seem like a prompt for a negative response, but instead of speaking ill of a past employer or colleague, try focusing on what the problem was and how you ultimately dealt with it. Explaining how you contributed towards resolving the issue can be a great way to showcase your communication skills.

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach.
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Career tip: Be 15 mins early (to an interview)

First impressions can take you a long way. We all know that if you don’t hand in your application for a job on time, you won’t be considered for the position. As such, you should avoid arriving late to your interview at all costs.

In any professional environment, showing up late implies that you are either disorganized and unable to manage your schedule properly or that you simply don’t care enough about your job to be there in a timely manner. As such, turning up late to an interview can cost you a valuable opportunity.

To avoid this major mistake, why not practice travelling from your home to the location of the interview ahead of time? This will ensure that you have a route planned out and that you’ll be aware of how long the trip will take.

On the day of the interview, arriving fifteen minutes in advance can be a great way to show that you are both keen and organised. It can also give you the time you might need to deal with your nerves, enjoy a quick break or provide a buffer against any unexpected traffic that might have slowed you down.

If your interview is being conducted over the internet, you should still make sure that you’re ready fifteen minutes ahead of schedule. Consider sending a quick “hello” message to your interview and offer to test the connection with them. They might not respond but it is a nice way to show that you care about this opportunity and that you are willing to take initiative.

This article was written and edited by Arthur Chan and Matthew Leach.
中文版,由Arthur,Cissy和Nebula编写和编辑 (WeChat or browser compatible)