Perth shaped by mining boom
3:54

Perth shaped by mining boom

Clip from Australia: Life On The Edge

Business and economics

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Historian Mat McLachlan discusses the history of Perth, in the context of the mining boom that shaped Western Australia.

Historian Mat McLachlan discusses the history of Perth, in the context of the mining boom that shaped Western Australia.

Britain's demand for 18th century Indian textiles
3:01

Britain's demand for 18th century Indian textiles

Clip from The Birth of Empire: The East India Company

Business and economics

9-10
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dan Snow visits Victoria Albert Museum, inspects 18th century Indian textiles and learns of British manufacturers' concerns for their industry's future.

Dan Snow visits Victoria Albert Museum, inspects 18th century Indian textiles and learns of British manufacturers' concerns for their industry's future.

Life in a Victorian slum - work (part 2)
4:09

Life in a Victorian slum - work (part 2)

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

Business and economics

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.

After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.

Responding to Australia's cut in penalty rates
4:47

Responding to Australia's cut in penalty rates

Clip from The Feed

Business and economics

9-10
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Peta Granger of Lush Cosmetics discusses Australia's recent decision to cut penalty rates, why her company is defying the ruling so that their workers continue to get paid the ...

Peta Granger of Lush Cosmetics discusses Australia's recent decision to cut penalty rates, why her company is defying the ruling so that their workers continue to get paid the same, as well as the business model Lush uses and why she believes it's the best.

Businesses rebel against penalty rate cuts
4:45

Businesses rebel against penalty rate cuts

Clip from The Feed

Business and economics

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July 4 2017. Australian businesses such as Lush cosmetics are refusing to pay their employees less on weekends and holidays. They say penalty rate cuts are unethical.

July 4 2017. Australian businesses such as Lush cosmetics are refusing to pay their employees less on weekends and holidays. They say penalty rate cuts are unethical.

Young people in the work force and progress for casual workers
3:59

Young people in the work force and progress for casual workers

Clip from The Feed

Business and economics

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Katie Acheson, CEO of Youth Action, discusses recent progress regarding rights for casual workers as well as some of the current trends among employers when it comes to jobs ...

Katie Acheson, CEO of Youth Action, discusses recent progress regarding rights for casual workers as well as some of the current trends among employers when it comes to jobs typically taken by younger workers.

Protecting ourselves from scams
2:10

Protecting ourselves from scams

Clip from The Checkout: Snack Size

Business and economics

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The team from the checkout highlight what to watch out for to avoid being affected by scammers.

The team from the checkout highlight what to watch out for to avoid being affected by scammers.

Economic data critically evaluated
6:11

Economic data critically evaluated

Clip from Adam Ruins Everything

Business and economics

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Adam reveals how the Dow Jones Industrial Average index, unemployment rate and gross domestic product data aren't always reliable indicators of the health of an economy.

Adam reveals how the Dow Jones Industrial Average index, unemployment rate and gross domestic product data aren't always reliable indicators of the health of an economy.

The family business
9:25

The family business

Clip from Untold Australia

Business and economics

9-10
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Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Discover the challenges the Manjit's business faces when looking for change in their very stable business run by an enthusiastic family.

Discover the challenges the Manjit's business faces when looking for change in their very stable business run by an enthusiastic family.

She'll Be Right, Boss
24:43

She'll Be Right, Boss: 51st State

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 16, 2006

Business and economics

History

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this episode we delve into what defines Australian workers attitudes and those that pervade the various levels of management. It also challenges the concept of ...

In this episode we delve into what defines Australian workers attitudes and those that pervade the various levels of management. It also challenges the concept of "cultural/business cringe", particularly in relation to America, highlighting the example of the Holden Motor Company.

The Swenkas
1:11:54

The Swenkas

SBS November 27, 2007

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

Business and economics

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Imagine a group of men from tough backgrounds who try to make their living as labourers, miners, and security guards in post apartheid South Africa. Now imagine this same ...

Imagine a group of men from tough backgrounds who try to make their living as labourers, miners, and security guards in post apartheid South Africa. Now imagine this same group of men donning their Pierre Cardin suits and engaging in underground fashion shows every Saturday night for prizes, and more importantly - self-respect. Danish filmmaker Jeppe Ronde's The Swenkas takes its title from the name by which these men are known.

Selling Success!
26:29

Selling Success!: Brad Sugars - Building Billionaires

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 28, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Success seminars have become one of the 21st century's growth industries. Many Australians now feel that a much better life could be just a seminar away - and they are willing ...

Success seminars have become one of the 21st century's growth industries. Many Australians now feel that a much better life could be just a seminar away - and they are willing to pay big money to be put on the fast track to success. It is estimated that more than 250,000 Australians have attended wealth creation events alone.

Selling Success!
26:15

Selling Success!: Rick Otton - Beginner Guru

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC March 6, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Rick Otton knows a thing or two about creative real estate deal-making. But that hasn't stopped him spending more than a hundred and fifty thousand dollars on the books, ...

Rick Otton knows a thing or two about creative real estate deal-making. But that hasn't stopped him spending more than a hundred and fifty thousand dollars on the books, tapes, and seminars of a host of real estate gurus since 1997.

Selling Success!
26:29

Selling Success!: Brendan Nichols - Inner Winner

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 13, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
If you want to find your spirit without having to surrender your material possessions, then Brendan Nichols could be your man. As a self-proclaimed expert in 'holistic ...

If you want to find your spirit without having to surrender your material possessions, then Brendan Nichols could be your man. As a self-proclaimed expert in 'holistic success' Brendan's mission is to put people from the mainstream on the fast track to spirituality.

Selling Success!
26:12

Selling Success!: Ian Hutchinson - Lifestyle Makeover Artist

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC March 20, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tonight's episode looks at Ian Hutchinson, a 'Lifestyle Strategist' who gives weekend 'lifestyle makeover' workshops for groups of private individuals as well as 50 keynote ...

Tonight's episode looks at Ian Hutchinson, a 'Lifestyle Strategist' who gives weekend 'lifestyle makeover' workshops for groups of private individuals as well as 50 keynote presentations a year to large corporations.

Wall Street Warriors
24:42

Wall Street Warriors

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS December 5, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Wall St Warriors takes a timely and riveting look at the lives of those who work on the world's most famous stock exchange. The forces that drive these diverse people during ...

Wall St Warriors takes a timely and riveting look at the lives of those who work on the world's most famous stock exchange. The forces that drive these diverse people during their stressful hunt for riches are laid bare in insightful, behind-the-scene glimpses of the beating hearts and minds of Wall Street.

Wall Street Warriors
23:13

Wall Street Warriors

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 12, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This documentary series explores the lives of those who choose to make their living on the most legendary street in America. By following the stories of 16 people who battle ...

This documentary series explores the lives of those who choose to make their living on the most legendary street in America. By following the stories of 16 people who battle daily to gain wealth for themselves and their clients, the show uncovers the culture and tactics of 21st century Wall Street while exploring the tension and personal struggles these individuals face everyday.

Wall Street Warriors
23:17

Wall Street Warriors

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 19, 2008

Business and economics

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This documentary series explores the lives of those who choose to make their living on the most legendary street in America. By following the stories of 16 people who battle ...

This documentary series explores the lives of those who choose to make their living on the most legendary street in America. By following the stories of 16 people who battle daily to gain wealth for themselves and their clients, the show uncovers the culture and tactics of 21st century Wall Street while exploring the tension and personal struggles these individuals face everyday.