Beyond the hype: What Gonski means for teachers

The Federal Government struggled to get ‘Gonski 2.0’ through the Senate. Now, with a narrow victory under its belt, the government can start passing the new funding model into law. Under the deal, an extra $24 billion will flow into Australian schools over the next 10 years.

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The do’s and dont’s of IP in business

The real value of many businesses doesn’t lie in their physical assets, but in their intangible assets or intellectual property (IP). This can include their logo and branding, product designs, client knowledge, trade secrets and even their ideas.

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How China’s economy impacts Australian business

China’s economy has been considered a force to be reckoned with for a while now. Since the Global Financial Crisis, China’s economy has boomed and Australia has been a major benefactor of that wealth. Australian businesses have profited from lucrative trade deals with the economic giant, particularly within the mining and agriculture sectors.

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How to start your online Masters in project management

So, you’re an experienced project manager and you’ve been thinking about formalising that experience with a Masters for a while, but it just never seems to be the right time. You make enquiries between projects, and you’re keen to sign up, but another project lands on your desk and you know it’s going to be more 60-hour weeks.

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Data analytics: the new challenge for small business

Small business owners are keenly aware of the difficulties they face across all facets of their company, as well as any new movements in the marketplace. Of late, this has meant becoming adept in an increasingly important area – data analytics.
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The importance of student support

Online study comes with a range of benefits that are truly student-centric; be it the flexibility of the course delivery, the convenience of accessing your coursework from anywhere at anytime, or the opportunity to tap into a global network of peers and academics by removing the confines of geographical locations.

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Meet a Student Success Advisor

One of the benefits of studying online with Southern Cross University is the amount of support you receive along the way. Once you enrol into your online postgraduate course with the assistance of a Student Enrolment Advisor, you will be put in touch with your own dedicated Student Success Advisor who offers on-going advice and guidance from a non-academic perspective.
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Five ways to improve your wellbeing as a teacher

You spend a lot of time thinking about what’s best for your students – but how much time do you spend thinking about what’s best for you? Thinking about your own wellbeing is not only important for your productivity and effectiveness, but it also enables you to focus on your teaching practice and improve outcomes for your students.

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