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Grand Company’s Chief Data Officer

Grand Company’s Chief Data Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 24, 2018 Media Contact: Dhawal Nayak CEO, Grand Company E: [email protected] A Chief Data Officer on a Grand mission to close the gap between education and real-world experiences. Data-driven initiative to enable, engage and embrace...

How to Win Friends and Influence ‘Millennials’

How to Win Friends and Influence ‘Millennials’

Despite popular belief – or perhaps the belief of those who can’t figure out flight mode on their iPhones – millennials and the youth of today are inevitably the most creative, innovative and motivated sect of humanity yet.  More and more millennials are speaking out...

5 Reasons Why Business Should Embrace Work Experience

5 Reasons Why Business Should Embrace Work Experience

    Opinion Piece Written By By The Grand Student Survey Team — Stephanie Holland and Dhawal Nayak | Updated February 23, 2018. To be effective in a global economy, businesses need to adopt and support work experience programs for students. In Australia, we...

Modern Student Dilemmas: Work Experience or Gap Year?

Modern Student Dilemmas: Work Experience or Gap Year?

    Opinion Piece Written By Megan McMahon, The Grand Student Survey Team A decision each round of graduating students is faced with, but what is really the best option? There is nothing wrong with a gap year. It’s a chance to stop and breathe after 12 years...

Top 5 Ways Decision-Making Has Changed for Students

Top 5 Ways Decision-Making Has Changed for Students

    The world is advancing faster than we could have imagined. Students today often feel a lack of direction when it comes to preparing for the future. We are facing hard (decision-making) questions about the future of work that do not yet have a solid...

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 24, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Dhawal Nayak Director, One Entity P: +61 433 5323 44 E: [email protected] The Grand Student Survey, an opportunity for students, school and industry partners Local startup leading a student-focused and driven...

How to gain 21st century skills in a 20th century workforce?

How to gain 21st century skills in a 20th century workforce?

Unfortunately, Innovation and Education often do not go hand-in-hand. I believe society is still operating under a 20th-century paradigm. Time is ticking and yet we have not formulated a rescue plan. Generation Z could potentially face the same level of anxiety and...

How Does Australian Education Stand Up Globally?

How Does Australian Education Stand Up Globally?

Jobs are changing. New entrants to the Australian job market are finding it increasingly difficult to apply their education in the real world. They now have to compete on a global scale. It’s no longer the environment of their parents. “Employers are both expecting...

Get Experience – While You’re Studying

Get Experience – While You’re Studying

      Education isn't simply about what you learn in the classroom. We all know how important life experience is ― how it defines us as humans, helps us understand our inherent values and makes us who we are today. They say, We grow through our...