Confused about life-after-school? You're not alone!

After leaving school, Uni student Jess spent 5 years documenting every crossroad she faced. Lean on her experience and learnings as you use Mandy's "Thriving in the Deep End" to navigate this next stage of life. 

Meet Thriving In the Deep End, your guide to navigate the trickiest areas of life after-school!

What you'll find inside TIDE...

for Australian students graduating high school in 2022, 2023, 2024

Tertiary Pathways

πŸŽ“ University
πŸ‘·πŸ½ Apprenticeship
πŸ‘©‍🍳 Internship
πŸ“² Entrepreneurship
πŸ‘¨‍πŸ’» Working
🏝 Gap Year
🫢 Volunteering


❀️ Finding Your Purpose
πŸ€” Understanding Your Dream Sector
πŸ’¬ Networking
πŸͺœ The Career Ladder
πŸ’ͺ Increasing Your Experience
πŸ‘€ Finding Your Motivation
πŸ‘« Preparing for Career Conversations


πŸ’Ό Entering the Workforce
πŸ’» Job Application Process
πŸ•΅οΈ‍♂️ Finding a Job
πŸ“§ Writing a Cover Letter
πŸ“„ Building a Resume
🧐 Nailing an Interview
πŸ‘©‍🎀 Starting a Business


Self Care

🧞‍♂️ Finding Balance
🎯 Goal Setting
πŸ‘‘ Setting Priorities
πŸ™€ Stress Management
⏱️ Time Management
🧠 Mental Health
πŸŽ—οΈ Seeking Support
πŸ‘―‍♂️ Healthy Friendships
πŸ‘€ Reflecting on your Week

Media & Identity

🀳 Healthy Social Media Usage
πŸ—žοΈ Navigating Traditional Media
🦘 Acknowledgement of Country
βœ”οΈ Navigating Racism
πŸ‘ΈπŸΎ Understanding Sexism
πŸ‘¨‍🦽 Awareness of Ableism
🏳️‍🌈 LBTQIA+ Rights
πŸͺͺ My Identity

Politics & Finance

πŸ‘©‍βš–οΈ The Political System
πŸ›οΈ The Political Parties
πŸ—³οΈ How to Vote
πŸ’° Tax & Savings
πŸ“ Basic Monthly Budget
πŸŽ–οΈ Award Rates
πŸ‘¨‍🏫 Work & Industry
😳 Dealing with Debt
πŸ’« Superannuation


πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Tertiary Assistance
πŸ‘ Course Preferences
🏫 University Research
πŸ’¬ University Lingo
πŸ“š Selecting your units
πŸ”₯ Course Progression
πŸŽ’ Anecdotes from a Uni Student
πŸš€ Before your first day
🀝 Getting help at Uni

Admin & Self Growth

🎼 Your Learning Style
πŸ“ Record Keeping
βœ… Adulting Checklist
πŸ›Ÿ Life Resources
❀️‍πŸ”₯ My Passions
πŸ–₯️ MyGov
πŸ“ž Help & Support 

From the Author

😳 Things I wish I had known!
β˜”οΈ Biggest Lessons Learnt
🎨 Inspiration & Motivation
πŸ” Behind the scenes insights
✈️ Anecdotes & Stories
πŸ₯΅ Mistakes & failures

Take a peak inside βš‘️"Thriving In the Deep End"⚑️

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You need a copy of "Thriving In the Deep End", if...

You're graduating high school

Are you a 2022, 2023 or 2024 Graduate? This edition of TIDE is for you! Use this guide to make some of your toughest decisions.

You're in Australia

Our content is super niche to the Australian Market. We cover all Aussie states! Want a version of TIDE in your country? let us know!

You've got big life decisions to make

Choosing your education, career, understanding your identity or finding your purpose... Let TIDE guide you.

Life after school seems daunting

Nervous about life after school? All the biggest challenges and decisions you'll face are collected into this one handy place. TIDE helps prepare you for the world you're walking into!

You don't know who to talk to!

Maybe you're not surrounded by people who have answers, or who have answers you trust. Use TIDE as a starting place to help answer your biggest questions.


Your $5 Discount 🀠

Join the fan club that gets you in the know about your dough, and get your $5 "Thriving in the Deep End" discount today. Yeehaw!

FREE customisation: Term 3 only!

Until the end of Term 3, we are offering FREE customisation when you order 35 or more copies.

Not only do you unlock wholesale pricing, but as part of this special, your TIDE copiesΒ getΒ a make-over with your school logo, plus two pages of content relevant to your students.Β 

Place an order via [email protected]

It's all there! Step into life after school with confidence.