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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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The power of setting short-term goals

Unlike long-term goals, short-term goals offer advantages through obtainable milestones. Find out how to set up and achieve effective short term goals here.

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The fascinating science of happiness explained

What does it mean to be happy, and is it worth the chase? We speak to happiness psychology expert Melissa Weinberg.

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How an Olympic swimmer prepares to race in Rio

Travis Mahoney will swim for gold at Rio. Find out how he eats, sleeps and trains in the lead up.

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Will you choose to have children?

Many women are choosing not to have children. What will you choose?

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What the world’s longest living people have in common

People who live long lives have a series of traits in common that could be the secret to increasing longevity.

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Four things I learned from social media fame

Teen social media star Jess Miller lost one million followers overnight. This is her story.

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Boost your productivity with these handy apps

There are heaps of digital time-saving tools to help you increase productivity, get organised and save time.

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How to eat your way to happiness

Deakin’s groundbreaking research shows that you need to eat these things to boost your mood and ward off depression.

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How portion distortion makes you overeat

Hear from a Deakin nutrition expert on what portion distortion is and why it makes you overeat.

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Saving tips for your dream holiday

Read key tips that will help you save and earn money as a student chasing your dream holiday

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