Sunday, February 17, 2019
statistics and data analysis

Leading figures; Career advice from women in STEM

Three women; Dr Carla Harris, founder of the app 'Longevity'; Monica Wulff, founder of StartupMuster; and Sue Xue of Wrigley; share their experiences with how backgrounds in statistics and data analysis has helped them advance their careers.

Where to invest your future in economics

Economics covers a wide range of career options. From working for an international organisation to getting involved with environmental causes. Anyone can find their fit in the workplace through an economics degree.

Fast study paths; TAFE and trade school careers

Pursing a math career doesn't always involve going through university. There are plenty of ways to get employed by taking alternative paths, like TAFE or trade school. The tech industry, finance, and forensics are some of the trade school careers that you can get involved in without getting a degree.

Why you need to stop saying “I’m not good at maths”, like, right now.

Whether you love it or ‘don’t get it’, it’s time to change the way you think about mathematics.
Defence jobs with maths

Defence strategy: How to advance your career

Arming yourself with numeracy and knowledge could be key to career success when it comes to defence jobs.

Creative maths jobs: Gaming careers, media and marketing

Creative maths jobs? They do exist! Data analysis is used in marketing, media, and many other creative industries. To scope out the possibilities, we spoke to co-founder of Snowflake Analytics, Mike Robins.
Maths Careers Test - Which career in maths is right for me?

Which maths career is right for you?

If you're studying high school maths you need to take this quiz! Maths careers can crop up in any industry - and in some very unexpected places. This maths career test will show you how to choose a career in maths based on your strengths.
Maths thoughts by students, why is maths so hard?

Why is maths so hard? And other maths thoughts from students

We asked nearly 100 students to divulge their deepest darkest maths thoughts, like is maths enjoyable? Or why is maths so hard? See what students in Australia really think about maths, and what effect it could have on our future jobs market.

Careers with Maths in person: Lily Serna

Lily Serna is one of our maths heroes. She's a data analyst at Atlassian, and she's pushing the boundaries of where maths careers can take you as a TV presenter too! We caught up with Lily ahead of the Careers with Maths magazine launch, to find out how she got her start in maths.
What does the Reserve Bank of Australia really do?video

What does the Reserve Bank of Australia really do?

The Reserve Bank of Australia is no ordinary bank. This handy little video answers the question, what does the Reserve Bank of Australia really do?

Where maths studies can take you

You might be surprised by all of the amazing jobs that maths can lead to. These six examples are just a few of the creative careers you could find yourself in.

Top ten articles of 2017

Before we send off the new year we've rounded up a list of the most popular posts of 2017. Take a look back through the archives and re-read the articles you loved!

Goodnight, sweet bot: NASA’s Opportunity Rover ends its Mars mission

After a 15 year mission to Mars that was expected to last only 90 days, NASA says goodbye to its longest serving Opportunity rover. We take a look back at some of Oppy's greatest achievements.

Australian schools could be doing a way better job of saving energy

A new survey has found Australian schools are failing to aequately track their energy usage and they represent an untapped opportunity for reducing our carbon footprint.

VIDEO: Why we need more entomologists

41% of insect species are in decline. Of that, one third are going extinct. These scary new figures show us why we need to have more entomologists.