‘Buy now, pay later’ services may be the death of credit cards. But before you cut up your plastic, it’s worth knowing the appeal and pitfalls of these ‘instant gratification’ schemes.
By Zoe Taylor | Business; Business at Curtin; Research; Business, management and law | Leave a comment
A new report finds that almost half of regional and remote mature-age university students in Australia are considering deferring or withdrawing, citing a lack of university support.
By Daniel Jauk | Business; Business at Curtin; Research; Business, management and law; Education | Leave a comment
Housing affordability has improved in Western Australia but this improvement has been uneven, with a significant divide between those who own their home and those who are renting.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Business; General; Research; Research Featured; Business, management and law
Reducing the health impacts of bushfires and supporting young people in a post-COVID world are the aims of two Curtin University students representing Australia as part of international discussions.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Feature; General; Student Featured; Business, management and law; Health; Humanities
An enviro-friendly app that enables schools, homes and businesses to track and improve their carbon footprint while saving money is one of many success stories to emerge from Curtin’s Ignition progra.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Alumni news; General; Business, management and law; Education
With the volatile nature of our world never more apparent than during the current global health crisis, the 2021 Curtinnovation Awards are a timely opportunity.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Campus and community; Feature; General; Innovative schools; Research; Research Featured; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Architecture and construction; Business, management and law; Education; Engineering and mining; Health
A new Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre and Workplace Gender Equality Agency report shows that it will still take more than a quarter of a century to close the gender pay gap in Australia.
By Vanessa Beasley | Research Featured; Business, management and law
Respected Indigenous education advocate Professor Gary Thomas has been appointed to the Advisory Board of the National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education (NCSEHE), based at Curtin.
By Lucien Wilkinson | General; Business, management and law; Education
A Curtin University alumnus whose remarkable career as an executive in the Australian non-profit sector led to his current role as CEO of the Constable Care Foundation, has been recognised.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Alumni news; General; International; Business, management and law
Almost a quarter of WA small businesses are impacted by late payments of 30 days or more from larger companies resulting in cash flow challenges and increased levels of personal stress.
By Lauren Sydoruk | Business; Research; Research Featured; Business, management and law