School Sessions.

by The Cool Career

A unique, professional and groundbreaking career development workshop developed specifically for female students in High School, specifically Year 9, 10, 11, and 12.

Our School Sessions are designed to strategically blend mindful meditation, real life career stories, latest in career research, solo introspection, networking and assessments to give your students a fresh, fearless perspective on career pathways and career advice.

We want to work with you to ensure that your students are perfectly equipped in every way, to make their cool career dreams a reality.

The future is powered by women, women that push boundaries and take risks. Through this program your students will learn clarity, confidence and the importance of collaboration when it comes to their future course selection and career endeavours.

Our Mission

We aim to give girls the tools and confidence to live their dream career

We Are

The Cool Career is the ultimate career guide that inspires girls to follow their dreams, make radical decisions, and leave a positive, but disruptive impact on the world around them. We do this by interviewing empowering women, who live purposeful, fearless lives. With a no BS approach, we extract their career story, advice and knowledge, and package it up into compelling content (Live Events, Online Products, Digital Content, + collaborations) – to inspire the next generation of strong women.

Founder and Director

Kura Antonello, Brand Manager, word weaver, story teller and leader of the head in the clouds brigade, presents The Cool Career. Drawing experience from her 13 year career in marketing and public relations, Kura is passionate about teaching girls how to identify, apply, and succeed in whatever career they want (without judgement, gender bias or prejudice) and to realise their worth.

We Do

We have built and continue to grow an engaged online community of fearless females. Girls who aren’t afraid to buck the status quo. Girls who focus on their studies and try their hardest, always. Girls who are prepared to take risks and understand that they have the power to control their own career destiny.

Online Community

Our online community is predominantly made up of female students from Year 9 through to first year University (15 – 20). Our Core demographic are those girls studying Year 10, Year 11 and 12. Our content is empowering, inspiring and above all, career focused. Once you have attended an event, you are part of our private online support community for life.


Careers are a true collaboration between student and brand, and as such, we have mapped out a program of cool collaborations for the remainder of 2018 and beyond. We are open to brand collaborations with relevant, engaged parties, that are heart centred and care more about people then their bottom dollar. In the past 5 months we have worked with the cool kids at frankie Magazine, and thankyou, Lululemon to name a few.

Live Events

Our events are the first ‘girl focused’ career networking type in Australia. They were created to compliment the online program and already are a big hit, created to take our career focused discussions off line and into the real world. Our mission is to take the dated Career Expo concept and turn it into a totally new, inspiring format that Gen Z actually want to attend, and parents want to take their kids to.

Imagine a world were girls are able to network and talk (1:1) to their #careercrush or the CEO of a company and find out what they are looking for from a potential employee? These events are a chance for students to network, ask questions and learn from women live. These events are also sponsored by relevant brands. creating a truly immerse environment for the student.

Who can book?

Our events can be booked privately by high schools, university, tafe or private college groups. Our customised sessions can also be booked by community or youth groups.


Our events can be customised by you, the provider. Our most popular event type is our 1 hour intensive. Please contact The Cool Career School Sessions team using the form below (or directly at for more information, prices and inclusions.

The Cool Career Qualification

Each girl that completes a School Session will walk away for a certification that they can use on their resume and CV.

Do you have a question about School Sessions or would like to discuss something further? We’re here to help! Please email us at

School Sessions Information / Booking Form

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Please note that due to quantity of requests we will get back to you within 48 hours.

Thank you, Kura and The Cool Career Team

Just to recap…

WHO is this program for?

  • Girls, aged 13-19, who are enthusiastic about their future and their individual success.

WHAT is included in the program?

  • Group mentoring from real women who are living and breathing cool careers.
  • Coursebook that can be completed at your own pace. Special focus on emphasising after school readiness, leadership, communication, and critical thinking.
  • The opportunity to network with an awesome group of peers and female professionals through social interaction.
  • Tips on resume building, how to look after your digital backyard, interview tips, the power of LinkedIn and the best place to find career advice.
  • Instant access to our online Facebook Community, online events, and activities such as an optional Book Club. This is a safe, fun place to be a smart girl!
  • Certificate of event competition. Particularly handy for your first resume. Shows dedication and participation.

WHERE does the program happen?

  • School Sessions take place live at your school, community centre or hall at a mutually beneficial time.
If you’re interested in a quote, please contact us here and a member of The School Sessions team will be in touch with a quote and availability. 

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