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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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Stopping the ‘fat talk’ cycle

Are you guilty of engaging in fat talk? This is why it’s important to stop.

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The importance of mentors

Deakin University student Jack Herd discusses his mural project in Geelong and how his mentor guided him to success.

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A guide to renting your first place

Moving into your first rental home and taking on a lease? There’s a lot to consider. Check out these handy hints and tips.

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Career confessions: The Australian Ballet’s David McAllister

What does it take to become the artistic director of The Australian Ballet? David McAllister shares his experiences.

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Are you in a healthy relationship?

How do you know if you’re in a healthy romantic relationship? Take a look at the bond you share with your parents for hints.

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Get wise to subliminal marketing messages

Deakin University marketing expert Dr Paul Harrison outlines the consumer experience filled with subliminal messages encouraging us to make purchases.

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Death in the age of social media

Listen as Dr Patrick Stokes from Deakin University’s School of Humanities & Social Sciences grapples with ethics of death in the age of social media.

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Cadel Evans’ career confessions

Cadel Evans, the first Australian winner of the Tour de France, confesses to some of the hurdles he has had to overcome during his career.

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The perils of pursuing the perfect digital identity

An insight into why pursuing a perfect digital identity can have a negative affect on users’ lives.

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This is what your phone’s doing to your love life

Deakin University anthropologist Roland Kapferer shares insights into the positive and negative changes that smartphones are having on people’s love lives.

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