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Professor Sam Huang world’s 5th leading output researcher in tourism

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

This week, Professorial Research Fellow Sam Huang has been ranked 5th in the world for his research in the area of Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management (SciVal).

ECU Finance and Accounting Graduate uses finance assignment to land his first graduate position

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

If you were to think about studying an undergraduate degree, working full-time, and becoming a first-time father, you would have a lot on your plate! Finance and Accounting graduate Avishen Chellumbrun juggled all of this, and as a reward of his hard work, has been offered a graduate Business Advisor position at HLB Mann Judd, with the help of his Financial Modelling assignment which he completed at ECU.

Masters Student Eloise Ireland wins Jane M Klausman Business Scholarship

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Every year, the Zonta Club (Perth Northern Suburbs) nominates a member from their club for the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship. Last year another Edith Cowan University student, Kerran Olson, was the winner of this Scholarship – and for the second year in a row, the hard work and dedication of Eloise Ireland has been acknowledged with the 2019 Zonta Area 3 (State of WA) Scholarship!

Kulbardi Café ECU South West wins ‘Food, Produce and Agribusiness Award’

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

In July 2018, ECU business student Beth de Sales, saw a fantastic opportunity to open a café at the Edith Cowan University South West (ECU SW) Campus. Having her own catering business, Beth and her husband decided to open Kulbardi Café at the ECU SW campus, offering students a place to top-up and recharge their energy.

Passion for language and culture lands Dr Nirosha Dilhani Kapu Arachchilage top award

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Dr Nirosha Dilhani Kapu Arachchilage wins the Outstanding Community Language Teacher of the Year Award for her work with the Perth Sinhala School.

Seven News with Dr Claire Lambert

Monday, 12 August 2019

Channel 7 news interview with Dr Claire Lambert on the impact of homelessness on Perth Streets, and WA tourism.

Indigenous art centres that sustain remote communities are at risk. The VET sector can help

Monday, 05 August 2019

Indigenous art centres that sustain remote communities are at risk. The VET sector can help. Professor Pi-Shen Seet explores this in The Conversation

What Australia can learn from NZ’s older workforce

Wednesday, 24 July 2019

There’s a lot we can learn from the Kiwis about how we keep our older employees in the workforce, according to Professor Stephen Teo, featured on SeniorAu.com.

All Greys from the All Blacks? NZ’s example for senior employment

Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Despite sharing a great deal of similar cultural and sporting values with our trans Tasman friends, there are some things they are simply better at, claims new research from Professor Stephen Teo in StartUp News.

Students can now learn Mandarin and Japanese in a new business minor!

Monday, 22 July 2019

We’re passionate about getting world ready and that includes teaching out students the language skills to operate beyond Australian shores.

Events

Networking for Regional Business Success

Tips and Strategies - Effective Business Networking, and How to get the best from your employees. Free event.

When: Friday 27 September, 11.30am - 12:30pm

Where:   Maker+Co 75b Victoria Street, Bunbury WA 623

ECU Business Flashlight 2019 - Short Stay Accomodation: What do we need to know about new type of business like Airbnb?

ECU Business Flashlight 2019 - Short Stay Accomodation: What do we need to know about new type of business like Airbnb?

Small Business Toolkit – Tuesday Afternoons 3-6pm: 27 August 2019, 3 September 2019, 10 September 2019 and 17 September 2019

Short Courses: Small Business Toolkit – Tuesday Afternoons 3-6pm: 27 August 2019, 3 September 2019, 10 September 2019 and 17 September 2019, FREE The Small Business Toolkit is a series of 3-hour workshops over 4 weeks, created for people who are already managing, or thinking of starting, their own small business. The workshops are designed to provide an overview of the fundamental tools required to maximise business success, and then to apply those tools to your own business case.  At the end of each workshop you will be equipped with a new skill, tool or plan custom-designed for your business, ready to be implemented immediately.

Latest university news

Senior ATO official to lead ECU business short courses

Tim Roach will lead the continuing professional development team at ECU’s School of Business and Law.

End of life care expert returns to ECU

More than 20 years after receiving her PhD from Edith Cowan University, Professor Davina Porock has returned to take up a position in the School of Nursing and Midwifery.

Apples, tea and moderation – the 3 ingredients for a long life

Consuming flavonoid-rich items such as apples and tea protects against cancer and heart disease, particularly for smokers and heavy drinkers, according to new research.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Saying sorry is rarely easy: ECU Professor of Psychology Alfred Allan explains the 3 elements of a good apology in the latest Body of Knowledge…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Free personalised nutrition advice! Our Nutrition & Dietetics students are offering F.R.E.E. consultations for adults. Located at the Joondalup…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

🤔 3 ingredients for a long life? ECU Medical & Health Sciences researchers have found people who habitually consume moderate to high amounts of…

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