Why Life After Education Is Tricky

**Collaboration** Education (including a PhD) to some is just a nightmare. To others (like me) it is a dream. But one thing we know is that it is a long process. From a young age you’re tied into the schooling way of life. But without it, we wouldn’t learn the life lessons we have today. We wouldn’t have the qualifications we […]

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Featured ‘Day in the life of’: Jackson, working in a financial planning graduate position.

I work full-time as the Inaugural (first) Financial Planning Graduate at one of South Australia’s largest companies; People’s Choice Credit Union, whilst also completing my final year of a Bachelor of Finance at the University of South Australia. The day I have decided to capture in this blog is a normal weekday in my life (Minimal sleep, Work, Study, a […]

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Fun ideas for the office

If you are lucky enough to have great office pals (like I do), then it is easy to implement some fun into your days in the office. Here are 3 ways we have used the whiteboard in our office so far! #1- The Laugh or Cry Scale: When tackling a PhD, many things go wrong, so our office came up […]

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Featured ‘Day in the life of’: Steph, a 4th year veterinary student.

Hello everyone! I’m Steph and I’m a 4th year veterinary student in Australia. As you can imagine, my life currently revolves around animals, and when I’m not studying at university, I’m working at my local vet hospital, volunteering at a wildlife rehabilitation centre, or teaching pig handling at the university farm. I’m currently working on a research project as part […]

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My first ever guest lecture

I was lucky enough to get offered two teaching positions this semester, which I have really enjoyed (even with all the craziness of life that has been happening). Then I was even luckier because I was asked to do an hour guest lecture for the sustainable tourism course that I teach for. I was so excited and nervous when I […]

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