What is stagflation and how can it happen again?

Most countries have faced the difficulty of recession. Australia has experienced two great recessions in our somewhat short history; at the beginning of the 1930s and more recently in the 1990s after a major stock collapse. But one of the most notable and puzzling trends to have rocked the developed world occurred in the 1970s. Through a number of factors that no one seemed to fully predict, we entered what was flagged as stagflation—a wordplay that describes the economy as stagnant in growth, yet experiencing high inflation.

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Video: Why you need an MBA

There are many reasons why studying a Master of Business Administration (MBA) online at SCU is well worth the investment. Merylee Crockett, Director of Human Resources at Interactive, speaks with us and tells us some of those reasons why.

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Video: Your MBA, your way

Discover why studying your Master of Business Administration (MBA) online is an investment worth making. This video explains how the SCU Online course allows you to tailor your studies to your career aspirations.

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What’s more valuable – work experience or an MBA?

There are endless facts and figures out there about how MBAs will increase employability and income. These are based on averages, and are only part of what you need to think about when you’re contemplating studying for your MBA. You have to work out what’s best for you, so here are a few things to consider before you make your decision.

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Key trends to help find success in the global workforce

To successfully navigate the ever-changing waters of a global workforce, it is essential to be aware of current workforce trends and arm yourself with necessary skills. Key to this process is improving your communication skills, learning to work in virtual teams and practising cultural awareness.

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