Student Life

Dec
09

Setting Your Goals With SMART

Specific Measurable Achievable Realistic Timely Having a plan will help you to achieve success in what ever it is you are doing, it will make your journey to achieving your goal easier, by clearly identifying the steps needed.   Specific Understand specifically what it is you wish to achieve. Break it down into multiple smaller goals but […]

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Nov
26

Is Australia Safe For Students

Australia is a very safe place. A beautiful multicultural country offering a high standard of living.   Australia has a very low crime rate, the millions of locals and tourists experience a very safe lifestyle. Australia has fallen to some media attention over the last few years with the racial attacks on Indian students. Unfortunately, these handful of [...]
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Nov
26

Choosing A Bank For International Students In Australia

There are a lot of factors to take into consideration when choosing a bank to open your account as a student in Australia. After all, this is the place that you will store and manage your finances and living abroad, managing your money is crucial. Choosing a bank that gives you the best options as a […]

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Jul
14

The Secret to Making Any Career Decision

Article by Jason Bishara   Job related decisions are arguably the hardest decisions we have to make in life. The consequences to the wrong choices and the benefits the rights ones are far reaching. And this is precisely why they come with tremendous pressure.   People can spend weeks tossing and turning, writing out the […]

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May
27

AHPRA Changes English Language Standards

As of July 1st AHPRA will be making changes to its English language standards. As part of these changes, additional English language courses will be accepted.   Under the new standards you will be able to meet the English Language Requirement by sitting one of the following tests and achieving the required scores: IELTS OET [...]
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Feb
22

5 Tips for Overcoming Procrastination

Article by Jason Bishara Tips for overcoming procrastination are a dime a dozen on the internet. However, very few of us ever make it through an entire list, as it’s likely we have already begun to procrastinate from reading about procrastination, thus committing the ultimate form of ironic procrastination. Well, to keep things simple and […]

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Feb
09

2015 The Year of Cheap Travel!

Article by Jason Bishara Traveling on public transport as a student can be a troublesome affair. Even with concession rates, the cost of using public transport, especially for those who have to travel long distances and across multiple zones, can add up quickly. Thankfully, Public Transport Victoria (PTV) have taken steps this year to reduce […]

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Jan
11

Watchout! Public Transport Penalties in Melbourne

Article by Loreena Walsh Thinking of evading paying the fare on Melbourne public transport? Well, think again; with increased inspector numbers, the risk of being caught is greater than ever, and people who try to skip payment could face having to pay a $75 on the spot fine from August 2014. The new fine system is […]

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