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9 in 10 uni graduates are employed full time.1

Uni grads earn 15-20% more than those without a degree.2

Deakin postgraduates earn 36% more than undergraduates.3

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Career

Coffee runs or diving in: what to expect at your graduate job

Just landed a grad role? Congratulations! If you’re feeling nervous about what to expect, a recent Deakin graduate shares his experience in his new job.

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Career

Why starting a side hustle could be the career shift you need

Looking for your next big career adventure? Dream big and pursue a side hustle that could replace your nine to five. This is how to get started.

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Career

How to be your most professional self when working online

Working remotely comes with many temptations, many of which mean we abandon our professional image. So what are the do’s and don’ts when working from home?

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Self-improvement

The great big multitasking myth: why it makes you less efficient

Once, multitasking was a skill you gloated about on your resume. Now, it turns out it’s a terrible way to work. This is why you should take up monotasking.

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What it’s really like to be an author

Dream of becoming an author but not sure you have what it takes? Published author, Jodi McAlister, shares what it’s really like and the skills you’ll need.

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Career

How to follow your passion for lifelong learning

Many people view returning to study as a means of career progression, but would you ever indulge a passion to learn something purely for yourself?

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Career

How to become an optometrist and work with Indigenous communities

If you have a passion for advancing and promoting culturally safe healthcare among Indigenous communities, optometry might be your ideal profession.

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Career

A healthy career choice: how to become a dietitian in Australia

So, you want to become a dietitian in Australia? Take this path to arm yourself with the knowledge and credentials to start helping Aussies.

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Career

How to network without feeling like you’re networking

Networking doesn’t have to be intimidating, and getting your name into your field before you’ve graduated is easier than you think. Just follow these tips.

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Career

Career changes for nurses: how to make the move

If you’re a nurse wondering what other career opportunities exist, we have good news: your skills are highly transferable. Here’s how to change careers.

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