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An Adventurous Gift That’s a World First

15/04/2019

Jackie Babbage studied a double Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and Bachelor of Digital Media (Graphic Design) at Griffith University. Jackie is the Co-Founder and CEO of Gifting Owl, the world’s fir...

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What it Takes to Run a City

15/04/2019

The Gold Coast is the second largest council region in Australia and as such commands a massive budget and a lot of responsibility to its rate payers. But who exactly makes the decisions on behalf of ...

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A Love of Music Becomes A Media Career

15/04/2019

When he finished high school, Nick Gerber says he didn’t know much about anything, but he knew he wanted to work in the media. “I was a shy, awkward kid who could barely talk on the phone, but I loved...

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Speed Dating Your Career

11/04/2019
Health and community services is one of the biggest employers in Australia. Currently one in seven Queenslanders is employed in the sector and by 2050 the Gold Coast is projected to have the largest g...

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MY NEW CAREER AS A HEAVY AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC

30/10/2018

An apprenticeship with the City of Gold Coast is bringing Sandy Austin one step closer to her dream of one day working on snowcats in Aspen, Colorado.

After 20 years in the hospitality industry, Sand...

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The Joy of a New Life and Career.

20/08/2018

Babin Joy is from a small town just outside Kochi in India’s south. Recently he completed his Masters in Business majoring in Sports Management at Griffith University. As a shy young man Babin’s trans...

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Students – Don’t Underestimate Their Potential

26/07/2018

The Frizelle Group was first established in 1985 and is one of the largest motor dealers in Queensland with over 830 staff across eight locations. The group runs a substantial apprentice program with ...

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The Sky Is No Longer the Limit

24/07/2018

On July 1st the Australian government finally entered the space race with the Australian Space Agency. While there’s been much excitement about the launch, the reality is that local companies are have...

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Scholarship Winner has Beauty in her Sights

02/07/2018

Benowa State High School Year 10 student, Natarlia Collins from Ashmore, is a TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Aunty Joyce Indigenous Scholarship recipient for 2018 and plans to actively promote the benefit...

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TAFE DRIVES MOTORSPORT STAR’S EDUCATION

22/06/2018

One of Australia’s brightest and youngest Motorsport stars is taking the opportunity to drive his educational journey further on the Gold Coast thanks to TAFE Queensland.

Broc Feeney, a 15-year-old A...

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Overcoming Culture Shock
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From OP to ATAR – Queensland’s Changing Secondary Education System
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Ground Breaking Autism School opens on Gold Coast
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