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Study Break

Not a break from study, a break TO study.. I’m up at Dicky Beach at Portobello Apartments – found a good deal on AirBnB. It is rainy up here but it hasn’t stopped me going for an early morning walk up to Moffat Beach, where I picked up a coffee and foccacia for breakfast. On […]

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A busy life

Having just enrolled in business studies, that will take me the best of four years to complete; taking on the company secretary role in addition to my existing employed role as business manager; I seem to be forever trying to fill a gap in my life. A gap of loneliness, a gap of purpose. I […]

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Co Sec Discussion Group

Attended first discussion group at the Governance Institute of Australia offices in Brisbane yesterday, lead topic was Board Agendas and from this fed many related discussions and experiences on how company secretaries deal with the business of board meetings. The group was diverse and interesting. There were two or three from large ASX companies, smaller […]

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Intro to Markets and the Economy

This unit is my first taste of the subject of economics, and it is quite interesting. Not as dry a topic as I first thought it might be. It is a study of human behaviour – always fascinating. Specifically, economics is the study of the choices made to satisfy infinite wants, given our finite resources. […]

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Study Plan

I’m in week one of my first unit of study towards a Bachelor of Business. Final exam for this unit is in June, and there are 24 units in the degree, so there is a long road ahead. I am planning to apply for credits from my Diploma of Accounting, and may eventually take on […]