Business Skills & Business Knowledge: A Diploma of Salon Management

Running a business is not just about having a flair for the craft; you might be an incredible masseuse, the best hairstylist in town or provide a top-notch facial, but without the correct business plan and structure, you might find yourself struggling to manage the finer details of owning your own business.

The Australasian College Broadway has developed a qualification specifically geared towards those of us in the personal services industry who’ve never managed or founded a business in the hair, beauty and make-up industry. Read More

Mid Year Goals

Somehow, we’re already reaching the middle of the year. Where did that come from, you ask? Don’t worry, we’re asking ourselves the same thing!

How are you feeling about the year so far? Are you ticking off all your goals and resolutions that you made back in January? Well done you if you are!

If you’ve reached the middle of the year and you’re unsure how you got to this point that’s completely normal! A lot of us find that, while we may have started with the best of intentions at the beginning of the year, things can work out differently. Life always throws a curve-ball at us!

Whether you’re feeling completely on track and in control, or fumbling through with no clear goal, each of us can benefit from creating a midyear goal checklist. Read More

5 Tips To Help You Get More Out Of Your Study Time

Studying is an inevitable part of the student life, but it doesn’t have to be a painful experience! Studying is very important and helps us to be more prepared for our in-class assignments and exams. To get the most out of your study time, follow my top 5 study tips! Read More

My TACB Student Experience: Marisa Robinson

On the 9th August 2014 I walked into a classroom full of 16-20 something year old students ready to start learning about make-up. It was definitely an eye opener to come in as a mature age student who worked full time. It was so interesting getting to know everyone and learn more about their hopes, dreams and what brought them to study the Diploma of Specialist Make-up at The Australasian College Broadway. Read More

How I Came To Study Make-up Artistry

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”

– Thomas Merton


For as long as I can recall I have always had a passion for all forms of artistic expression. Be it painting, dancing, writing, or music – from a young age I was drawn to anything that allowed me to express myself in ways that words would limit. Art encourages you to see the world around you with open eyes and, with that, I find myself constantly inspired. Read More

5 Tips to Successful Study

Returning to study as a mature age student can be quite a shock to the system, especially when juggling it with a full time job! But there are definitely some lessons I have learnt which have helped me stay focused and my eyes on the prize throughout my last 18 months at TACB! Read More

Get Organised + Free Weekly Planner

I’m a list maker; there’s no denying it. In fact, I actively encourage my friends and family to write out their plans. I find it makes me more productive, clear headed and motivated.

While I always love to jot down my daily to-do list, I find having a weekly outlook keeps me on track and easily able to prioritise. Read More

Distance Education: How to Handle It

I’m going to come clean on distance education: it’s both a blessing and a curse. I’ve done it. I’ve been there, I know all about it. You have all the freedom you had before, if not more, but also a whole lot more responsibility. I’m going to hand over my top tips on how to handle studying by correspondence the right way. Read More

New Year Essentials For 2016

As you can tell from my ‘How to Plan for 2016’ post, I love the New Year. It’s a time for fresh starts and new motivation. I always use this time as an opportunity to get on track with different aspects in life. Here are my top essentials for starting the New Year off right! Read More