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Education and Post-COVID-19 in New Zealand

The post-COVID-19 world is already influencing education pol...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Meet the Team: Will

Meet Will! As our resident Head of Product and Fox no.4 in t...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager

Push For Better 2020

For the second year running, Candlefox is proud to be partic...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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How the Training Industry is Adapting to COVID-19

We recently partnered with our friends at Arlo to help deliv...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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SMS Marketing for Providers: The Basics

When it comes to delivering a speedy message to your student...

Alex Galgano
Email Marketing Manager

COVID-19 UK Education Survey – Shifting Learner Trends Under Lockdown

Six weeks into lockdown, we have seen the closure of schools...

Izabela Grochowska
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Learn. Work. Repeat. The Case For Lifelong Learning

With digital disruption becoming the norm, new skills are ne...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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Changes to the Education Industry in New Zealand Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has affected all aspects of our liv...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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COVID-19 Survey – Student Prospects and the Modern Education Landscape

Interestingly, online study was a preferred method even pre-...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Meet the Team: Wayne

Meet Wayne! As newly appointed Chief Operating Officer, Wayn...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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How the Coronavirus Pandemic is Changing the Education Industry

Since the novel coronavirus outbreak (or COVID-19), schools...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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Meet the CEO: Zig

Meet our CEO, Zig! As Candlefox’s fearless leader, Zig is th...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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The Future Work Skills in New Zealand – What Education Providers Need to Know

With the nature of the workforce changing rapidly, New Zeala...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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A Comprehensive Guide to Maximising Your Enrolments in the UK

At Candlefox, we continually strive to deliver the best and...

Izabela Grochowska
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‘Developing‌ ‌a‌ ‌New‌ ‌Vision‌ ‌for‌ ‌Post-Secondary‌ ‌Education: Ideas for Government’ Report – Some Insights

The‌ ‌Melbourne‌ ‌Centre‌ ‌for‌ ‌the‌ ‌Study‌ ‌of‌ ‌Higher‌...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Key Takeaways from the Vocational Education and Training Reform Roadmap

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) tasked the COAG...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Australian Industry Updates – February 2020

The beginning of the calendar year is always brimming with e...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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The Candlefox Marketplace – Making Moves in New Zealand

As we continue to expand and build out our international mar...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Candlefox Marketplace: New Services for Providers

At Candlefox, we’re committed to building out the best possi...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Content Marketing 101: Video for Providers

Video is a trend that shows no sign of slowing down, and in...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Meet the Team: Rob

Meet Rob! As the Candlefox UK team's second member and the c...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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A/B Testing: Your Secret Weapon to Optimising Your Website for Students

A/B testing is the dark horse of Product Management and can...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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Mitchell Institute’s ‘Australian Investment in Education’ Report – Top Key Takeaways

The Mitchell Institute's recent 'Australian Investment in Ed...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Candlefox Enrolment Service – Everything a Provider Needs To Know

As we’ve spoken about previously in our ‘Optimising Post Enq...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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New Zealand’s Reform of Vocational Education (RoVE): An Update

It’s been 4 months since the Reform of Vocational Education...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Meet the Team: SJ

Meet SJ! As the Candlefox UK team's first member and the cou...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Next Steps to Fix New Zealand’s Skills Gap

A recent Press Release from the Government has announced the...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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All You Need to Know About the Candlefox Provider Awards 2020

Candlefox was founded on values of ambition, innovation, and...

Izabela Grochowska
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2019 – A Candlefox Year in Review

At Candlefox, we love a good list, and as the year draws to...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Innovative Partnerships: The Academy Xi Story

The demand for new skills and expertise is on the increase,...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Meet the Team: Russ

Meet Russ! Russ is our Commercial Director, and is responsib...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager

Digital Skills for Female Entrepreneurs – A Recap

In response to Women’s Entrepreneurship Day on November 2019...

Izabela Grochowska
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Higher Education Insights from the TEQSA Annual Report

The Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA)...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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Changes To the Vocational Education and Training System – What’s Next?

With the Vocational Education and Training system subject to...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Unlock the Power of LinkedIn and Education Marketing

Knowing this, education marketers are notorious for pumping...

Hayli Tan
Social Media Specialist
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A Comprehensive Guide to Micro Credentials in New Zealand

The New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) has recently...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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A Speedy Breakdown of the AQF Review 2019

A landmark review into the Australian Qualifications Review...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Company Culture at Candlefox – What Makes Us Different

We’re not just a team here at Candlefox, we’re a family! As...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Meet the Team: Jim

Meet Jim! As the Head of Partnerships at Candlefox for almos...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Pearson’s Global Learner Survey: Lifelong Learning Around the Globe

In a recent report published by Pearson, a British-owned edu...

Izabela Grochowska
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Australian Qualifications Framework Review 2019 – A Deep Dive

The Review of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager

Meet the Team: Kirk

We’ve recently welcomed Kirk Spinks to our New Zealand Team,...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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MySkills 2019 Australian Training Awards: Recognising exceptional talent in the vocational education space

Beginning in 1994, the Australian Training Awards is an annu...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Micro-credentials in 2019: The Ultimate Guide for Educators

Microcredentials are the shorter, sharper learning opportuni...

Adele Cochrane
Content Specialist
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ROMI Deep-Dive – An Education Provider’s Perspective

In this article, we’ll look at explaining the difference bet...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Salesforce Basecamp 2019 – A Recap

On the 17th of September 2019, Salesforce hosted their annua...

Alex Galgano
Email Marketing Manager
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Meet the Team: Claudia

Meet Claudia Reiners! Claudia recently celebrated her one ye...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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A Round-Up of Tertiary News in Australia

It seems that 2019 is already drawing to a close, and the pa...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Women in Tech SEO Conference 2019 – A Recap

From A/B testing and keyword research to keeping up with web...

Izabela Grochowska
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New Zealand Higher Education – Fast Facts

Upon the announcement of New Zealand's 'Reform of Vocational...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager

What Australian Jobs Look Like in 2019

The Australian Government's Department of Jobs and Small Bus...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager

NCVER’s ‘Total VET students and courses 2018’ Report: A Breakdown

The ‘Total VET students and courses 2018’ report by the Nati...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Australia’s Modern Workforce and the Evolution of the Labour Market

According to the government’s Changes in the Australian labo...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Meet the Team: Rory

Our team is the heart and soul of the work that we do. Today...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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The National Retraining Scheme: Britain’s Answer to the Skills Gap

The British Government’s National Retraining Scheme (NRS) se...

Izabela Grochowska

University Is For Learning, VET Is For Earning

'University is for learning, VET is for earning', said Skill...

Adele Cochrane
Content Specialist
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New Zealand’s Vocational Reform – What’s Next?

The New Zealand government has announced their sweeping refo...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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New Zealand’s Vocational Education Reform Announcement: A Snapshot

The New Zealand Government is reforming the vocational educa...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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MozCon 2019: An education-focused recap

MozCon 2019 was packed to the absolute brim with topics cove...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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What Students Are Looking For In Online Education

The online higher education space is rapidly changing, prese...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager

Push For Better – July 2019

This July, the team at Candlefox HQ in Melbourne is taking p...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Why Young Australians Are Struggling to Find Work

Are young Australian struggling to find work? Half of Austra...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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Post-Election Rundown: What Does The Coalition Have in Store for Tertiary Education and the VET Sector?

Australia’s federal election results are in, and the dust is...

Adele Cochrane
Content Specialist

How Providers Can Optimise PPC Campaigns To Drive More Leads – Part Two

In Part One of our Two-Part series, we explored the basics o...

Kelvin Chan
Chief Marketing Officer
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How Providers Can Optimise PPC Campaigns To Drive More Leads – Part One

When it comes to driving more leads and sales for your busin...

Kelvin Chan
Chief Marketing Officer
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Candlefox Marketplace: The 101 Guide

At Candlefox, we offer a whole range of services around attr...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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The Voice of VET: Emerging opportunities for vocational education in 2019

The Voice of VET (VOV), RTO (Registered Training Organisatio...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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Get Ready For Gen Z: How is this generation influencing providers to switch things up?

In the midst of this shifting educational landscape, Generat...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Three Reasons to Encourage Organic Facebook Growth

Are both organic and paid social part of your strategy? Ther...

Hayli Tan
Social Media Specialist
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3 Tried and Tested Ways of Improving Your Website’s Backlink Portfolio

Let’s face it, backlinking is the currency of SEO. It’s one...

Kelvin Chan
Chief Marketing Officer
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The Impact Of This Year’s Election On the Higher Education Space

This year’s election poses long-term ramifications on the hi...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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Putting Employees First – Parental Leave

Over the past 12 months, we’ve more than doubled our employe...

Will Panton
Head of Product
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How Technology Is Reshaping The Education Landscape – Part Two

In part one of our two-part series, we delve into how techno...

Adele Cochrane
Content Specialist
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How Technology Is Reshaping The Education Landscape – Part One

Technology is changing the way we learn, and in the process,...

Adele Cochrane
Content Specialist
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2 Key Pillars for Improving Paid Facebook Performance For Education Marketers

Facebook plays a huge role in the marketing mix for educatio...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Sales and Marketing Health Check – How Do You Shape Up?

At Candlefox, we’re experts at helping education providers a...

Claudia Reiners
Commercial Strategy Manager
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The Changing Face of the Digital Workforce and How It’s Impacting the Education Sector

Within the last decade, there has been a significant transfo...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager
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Investing in the VET Sector Makes Economic Sense, Here’s Why

Australia, like many of the world’s developed nations, is ex...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager
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How to Optimise Your Post-Enquiry Process for Success

The Candlefox Marketplace has successfully promoted your cou...

Craig Holmes
Sales & Operations Specialist
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Boost Your Education Website’s SEO by Levelling Up Your Internal Linking Game

SEO isn’t just about content and keywords. How the pages ref...

Kelvin Chan
Chief Marketing Officer

Micro Credentials: The Opportunities for Education Providers

Now more than ever before, the job market has an urgency for...

Olivia Blazevic
Content Marketing Manager

Victoria Reacts to Free TAFE– The Impact on Prospective Students

The Sensitivity to Funding Index reveals key insights into t...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager

Email Marketing for the Student Journey

When it comes to maximising your enrolments, understanding h...

Alex Galgano
Email Marketing Manager

Candlefox Expands to the UK

For more than six years, Candlefox has been assisting educat...

Zig van der Sluys
CEO

Are Females More Sensitive to Funding Options When it Comes to Studying?

As part of the Student Sentiment Index; the sensitivity to f...

James Lacey
Data Engineer

ROMI Calculator

Welcome to our simple ROMI calculator where you can quickly...

Will Panton
Head of Product

5 Methods to Attract Students via Content

Content marketing is one of the best ways to engage customer...

Amber Kirkwood
Digital Product Manager

Forget School Leavers: Over 40’s Show the Most Urgency to Study

Where further study is involved, do under 25’s have the same...

James Lacey
Data Engineer

Looking Past Conversion Rate

Marketers are obsessed with conversion rates, and rightly so...

Will Panton
Head of Product
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