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|WANT some sound career advice?||8 / 3 / 2011|
|WANT some sound career advice? Ditch what you're doing and take signing.
It's the growth industry of the next decade and, better still, there's a serious shortage of experts in Auslan, the language of the deaf community in Australia.
Ever since Anna Bligh took charge of updating the nation on the Queensland floods in January with a signer beside her describing the calamity to the deaf, signers have become the new must-have of the live press event.
Signers have been front and centre - well, just off to the side - at a number of recent press events The Wry Side has attended, and were out in force in New Zealand to help Christchurch mayor (and former NZ This is Your Life compere) Bob Parker update the nation and the world about the tragedy.|
| Read in The Australian|
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