4 reasons why enjoying art is good for your health

There is no doubt how much society cherishes arts of all kinds. We build museums, galleries and theatres to showcase some of the world’s best talent from throughout history. We also understand art plays a fundamental part in our society and lives, and we’ll do just about anything to uphold that. But beyond appreciation and … More 4 reasons why enjoying art is good for your health

5 Steps to discover your lifelong learning

Adult Learners’ Week (ALW) is a UNESCO initiative supported in Australia by the Commonwealth Department of Education and Training and coordinated by Adult Learning Australia. The Week runs from 1–8 September.  ALW is part of an international festival of adult learning and many events are held in celebration of adult learning. By supporting ALW we are … More 5 Steps to discover your lifelong learning

Recognise the signs and symptoms of mental health problems affecting your workplace

It’s estimated that 45 percent of Australians will experience a mental health problem in their lifetime and less than half of the people experiencing these problems seek help¹. Mental illnesses are the third leading cause of disability burden in Australia²; following closely behind heart disease, diabetes and chronic pain as the most common conditions managed … More Recognise the signs and symptoms of mental health problems affecting your workplace

Trending now: recycled clothing, a small task with a big impact

We are all guilty of throwing away clothing just because the stitching has come loose in the hem or the pattern and design has gone out of fashion. But what if we could fix that stitching or repurpose that old pattern into something new and not throw away so much? Australians are the second biggest … More Trending now: recycled clothing, a small task with a big impact

5 reasons why you should do what you’ve always wanted to do

Our research suggests taking time out from the everyday grind of life is amongst the most desired activities for individuals and to use that time to do what they’ve always wanted to do. Have you always wanted to get better at sewing? Or learn how to make a soup from scratch? Perhaps you’ve always wanted … More 5 reasons why you should do what you’ve always wanted to do