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  • Bachelor of Emergency Management

    Bachelor of Emergency Management

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    The Bachelor of Emergency Management offered online by CSU gives you the operations and recovery skills to deal with the impact of an emergency event.

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What to do when you get fired: lessons from our political leaders

Politicians have notoriously low job security, so if anyone knows how to get fired and move on, it should be them, right? For better or worse, Marni takes a look at what we can learn from our esteemed leaders of the past.

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8 career options for language studies graduates

If you’re an adventurous and ambitious person who loves new experiences, studying a language course could just open the opportunity of a lifetime.

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The public sector: a world of opportunity

‘People have this idea that working in the public sector is all about boring jobs but it isn’t. I’ve had an extraordinary career doing terrific things that I believe in.’

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How to become prime minister: the path to the top

The road to the Lodge has sometimes been a rocky one, as recent events have demonstrated. The path can be arduous and is not for the faint-hearted.

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