FPA Melbourne Chapter 'Elev8' Young Planners Networking Event
The FPA Melbourne Chapter Committee, in association with our Gold sponsor, Randstad and our Silver sponsor, Mercer, invites you to join in with your friends and colleagues at our second Elev8, Young Planners Networking Event, at The Apartment, on Thursday 1st September 2016.
At this event you will hear from passionate guest speakers, who will be talking on a range of topics that will educate, inspire, excite and challenge you.
This event will feature the following three speakers:
Our guest speakers will present in true 'Elev8 style'. 'Elev8’ is a great concept that goes to the heart of learning and sharing. The presentations are quick, engaging and go directly to the heart of great ideas. The guest speakers are encouraged to discuss 'grassroots' concepts.
Seats are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment!
Date: Thursday 1 September 2016
Time: 5:30pm registration for a 6:00pm start to 8:00pm
Venue: The Apartment, 401 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
Cost: FPA Member: $20, Non-member: $30, FPA Students: $15
Drinks and canapes will be provided
RSVP: Monday 29 August 2016
Deakin Commerce Society mock assessment centre 2016
Need to improve your interview skills? Want someone to check over your résumé?
The 2016 Deakin Commerce Society Mock Assessment Centre is the place you need to be to develop your skills to land that dream job!
This event will allow you to receive immediate feedback on your individual and group interview skills from recruiters from top-tier firms in the business industry.
Recruiters from firms such as Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand, Ernst & Young, Deloitte, ShineWing, Bank of Melbourne and Pitcher Partners will be at this mock assessment centre giving you personalised feedback on your interview skills. Why not learn from the best?
This will also be an opportunity for you get your résumé’s checked by the professionals to make sure you are selling your personal brand as best as you can.
The event will include a brief over-view of assessment centres and how to write a cover letter. You will then get the opportunity to have an individual interview and group case study-based interview. Finishing with the opportunity to get your résumé checked.
Canapés and drinks will be served while you have the opportunity to network with the firm representatives.
Location: The Point, Deakin University – 221, Burwood Highway Burwood
Attire: Corporate/Business/Smart attire
**The Point is the event room down the stairs next to Mrs. Robinson, at the Deakin Burwood Campus on Burwood Hwy.
Tips to make it through exams
Having trouble with exam preparation? Have a read of Deakin University's tips on how to prepare and smash your exams. Good luck everyone!
Prevyou - work experience opportunities
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deakin commerce society Presents
the annual deakin ball 2016
The Deakin Commerce Society, alongside Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, are delighted to present to you one of the most sought after and anticipated evenings on any university calendar: The Annual Deakin Ball.
As usual, the ball will be held in the magnificent and breathtaking Shed 14 of The Peninsula, Docklands. This vast and esteemed venue is perfect to house the magical evening immersed in mystique and glamour. With live entertainment, this will be a night to remember.
Inclusive in the tickets is a two course meal from an amazing menu, complimentary drinks (beer, wine, champagne and soft drinks) and entry and transportation to an exclusive after party.
Ladies, be enchanting; gentlemen, be chivalrous and debonair – there will be best dressed prices awarded on the night.
The theme is a quintessential embodiment of a magical evening at Shed 14, delivered by the DCS. It will be unveiled in the days to come.
Ticket sales will be held on the 28th of July. In previous years, the 1000 tickets have sold out within 45 minutes of going on sale – don’t miss out! We will keep everyone posted and release the form to create your table of 12.
dcs, dubs, du cheer, & suss present:
DCS Annual General Meeting 2015
A position on the Deakin Commerce Society Committee is something that should be, quite deservedly, held in high regard. As an elected representative of the Commerce cohort at Deakin, it is your responsibility to work towards making the Deakin University experience for your fellow students as enjoyable and rewarding as possible. If you are willing to put in the hard work, the rewards will follow. Not only does being on the committee provide a great way for you to get involved in University life but it also opens doors to incredible networking opportunities.
Any Deakin University student can apply for a role in the Deakin Commerce Society. Your commitment to the society will begin at the 2015 Annual General Meeting until October 2016. The last month of your role involves guiding and handing over your role to the newly elected committee member.
Please see the details below for how to apply and the roles & responsibilities of each position on the committee.
THE 2015 DCS AGM IS BEING HELD ON:
DATE: THURSDAY 10TH SEPTEMBER 2015
LOCATION: The Richard Searby Room HD2.006.1 (Next to Sage)
If interested in applying for a position(s) please complete the following questions and send your application to email@example.com by 5:00PM Wednesday 9th September:
Position Applying for:
(If you would like to apply for more than one, please include them in preferential order. Three is the maximum number of positions you may apply for)
University Degree/Year of Study/Personal Qualifications:
What motivates you to want to hold this position in 2016?
How will you contribute to DCS as a whole in 2016?
*Please have a short speech prepared as to why the attendees of the AGM should vote for you (i.e. What motivates you to want to hold the position, how you will contribute and the skill set you possess etc.)
Positions available for 2016:
Accounting Director x 3
Finance/Economics Director x 2
VP Marketing / Management
Marketing/Management Director x 2
Publications Director x 1
Events Director x 3
VP of Information Systems
CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia + New Zealand Indigenous Networking Event
CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia + New Zealand Indigenous Networking Event
Tuesday, 1 September
5:30pm to 7:15pm
Level 20, 28 Freshwater Place
Southbank VIC 3006
Dress: Smart Casual
Register at: indigenousaccountants.com.au/events/melbourne
Registrations close: 5:00, Tuesday, 25 August
FINSIA MOTIVATIONAL EVENING
Come listen to four real-world business professionals motivate you to succeed. With exams around the corner, we all need a little push to keep going.
These successful individuals will take you on their journey from university to where they are now, and tell you stories about the hurdles they faced and how they overcame those.
University may seem to be an endless journey sometimes leading to nowhere, so on this night we show you real world success and motivate you to keep going, YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS!
When: Tuesday 12 May
Where: Burwood Corporate Centre, Level 2, North 2
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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DCS/DUBS/DU Cheer/SUSS Bring you the AXP!
Exams aren't exactly the highlight of your semester, but you know what is? The after fricking exams party! Deakin Commerce, Deakin Biomed, Swinburne Snow and (greatest of all) Deakin Cheer have decided to team up and bring you the biggest After Exams Party. This night will let you to forget all your failures (or successes) for one night!
Non Members: $15
- Bar Tab
- 3 Different rooms of Party
- Local and Headline DJ's
- A night not to be missed!!
Don't be 'fashionably late' you'd hate to miss out
TICKET SALES INFORMATION
Deakin: 27th and 28th of May from 10am-3pm on Mutant Way
Swinburne: 27th May 11-3 The Atrium
For more information / queries please inbox:
Deakin Commerce Society
Deakin University Biomedical Society
Swinburne University Snow Squad
This is an 18+ event. Management reserves the right to refuse entry.
DCS, DUBS, DU Cheer and SUSS promote the responsible serving and consumption of alcohol and looking after your mates on a night out
Deakin commerce society presents - the back to school party
Back to school. Back to school, to prove to Dad that I'm not a fool. I got my lunch packed up, my boots tied tight, I hope I don't get in a fight. Ohhhh, back to school.
In the words of Billy Madison, we're back and ready to tear 2015 a new one! With this renewed vigor, Deakin Commerce Society presents one last hoorah to kick off the academic year with our Annual Back To School Party at Seven Nightclub!
On the Commerce Society, we look after our own, which is why every ticket holder will receive two free drink cards on entry.
As always, it's an event that will he remembered for many moons to come.
Tuesday the 10th of March
9 p.m. till late, be there or be square (because you're not a-round - get it!?!?)
$10 dollar entry for DUSA/DCS Members
$15 dollars entry for non-members
Limited tickets are now available online for our O'week Party!
the after exams boat party photo gallery
Deakin Commerce After Exams Boat Party 2014
To all you party animals, you have survived the flood and God's wrath, that is, end of year exams.
We the Deakin Commerce Society would like to thank you all for attending our End of Exams Boat Party and surviving another semester/year of uni. To those who have officially completed their studies at Deakin University, we wish you all the very best with your future. We hope that your endeavours in your next chapter in life will be as successful as they have been while attending Deakin.
To those that are continuing with Deakin next year, the Deakin Commerce Society would like to wish you all a very early Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Stay safe over the 5 month break. We hope to see you all in 2015!
The Deakin Commerce Society
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Deakin commerce society presents - the after exams boat party
Close your eyes. Envision the high seas carrying away you and your friends; you’re overlooking the Docklands, a picturesque scene that would excite even the blandest of artists.
Now open your eyes. This unimaginable situation is not so impossible to enjoy.
Come along on the Deakin Commerce Society Boat Party and relish in the endless drink specials that are available!
Ticket sales held on the 1st and 2nd of October on Mutant Way
PRICE: $35 DCS Members / $45 Non-Members
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ANNUAL DEAKIN COMMERCE BALL 2014 - Photo Gallery
Annual Deakin Commerce Ball 2014
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STUDY TIPS FOR EXAMS
As finals approach, it can be difficult to remember that the stress, sleeplessness and brain drain shall pass (and, for that matter, so will you). But there are also myriad ways to make the next few weeks more bearable -- and to ensure that you make the grade. Below, check out 12 study tips that will ease the final countdown
DEAKIN COMMERCE SOCIETY AGM 2014
Don't miss your opportunity to be on the Deakin Commerce Committee for 2015!! The 2014 Deakin Commerce Society AGM is being held on Tuesday September 16th at 12:00PM!!
For more details click the link below
DEAKIN UNIVERSITY THINK TANK CHALLENGE 2014
IIA & Chartered Accountants Australia + New Zealand present The Deakin Think Tank Challenge 2014
For more information click the link below