Whether you’re just thinking about starting a new course, are mid-way through studying or are a recent graduate you’ll most likely be thinking about the challenges of finding and securing a dream job in your chosen career.
Whatever you want to do, finish a project, try something different or embark on a career – you need to be motivated. Without motivation, our goals and dreams stall but if we learn to harness the power we have within us, nothing is impossible.
Stephanie Rice has made a name for herself, not only for her significant achievements in the pool, winning 3 gold medals at the Beijing Olympics but for her good humour, sense of fun and determination to succeed at everything she does.
Thinking of doing something inspiring? Are you ready to make a change, start a new career, learn something new or change a habit? To do anything in life, you have to be motivated. Motivation turns an idea into an action.
Need some extra motivation? It’s ok to take a break every now and then! Movies can be a great way to allow your imagination to run wild. Here are the top 10 most inspiring movies to help motivate you to study!
Ngarrindjeri weaving photograph, courtesy of Rita Lindsay
Rita and brother Michael from Meningie (about two hours from Adelaide) are online students, studying TAE (training and assessment), the core qualification needed by anyone who wants to teach and train others in Australia, which the siblings both want to do.
Sportswoman Ellyse Perry has played for Australia at international level in both soccer and cricket. Here, she shares her motivational strategies with Open Colleges and explains how you don’t need to be on the sports field to come out a winner!
Imagine touring Australia in a caravan, stopping at all the places you’ve always wanted to along the way. Accounting student, Annette “Annie” Birch from Rockingham, Western Australia lives a life that many people would be envious of.
Did you know that Open Colleges holds face-to-face events of all kinds? From skills workshops, conferences, meetings and events, we’ve got a way to keep you connected to the industry you’re planning on getting in to.
We’re all guilty of wasting a bit of time here and there but if you’re really feeling the pinch and need to get more done, there are 15 ways you could snatch that extra time out of your schedule. Here are your Life Hacks!