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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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!

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How will this most recent Budget affect current and prospective students? Open Colleges has put together a summary for everyone who is currently studying, or thinking of studying, after the Australian Government’s Budget 2014/15 announcements.

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Kerri Pottharst, triple Olympian & Gold Medal winner, speaks with Open Colleges about setting goals, achieving your personal best, how to set a winning mindset & how to gain confidence for your study & career goals.

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What’s your biggest goal? Want a brand new career or are you turning your whole life around? Sometimes challenges pop up on the path to study. Here’s how three students overcame some common barriers to achieve their study and career goals.

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do i really want to be an interior decorator
If you’re at the stage of life where you’re asking yourself what you really want to do for what may ultimately become the rest of your working life and you’re considering Interior Decoration or Design, you may want to ask yourself these questions:

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5 tips every photographer needs to know before going freelance
Whether you’re ready to get serious or you’re already a professional photographer, here are 5 tips every photographer needs to know before they go freelance and set up their own business:

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