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NESA Coaching Program NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Essentials of culturally responsive practice Friday 24 May 2024 2.00pm – 4.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY The Essentials[...]
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May 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER LinkedIN Training for Employment Services Monday 27 May 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Frontline Staff SUMMARY Listen to Leonie Lam as[...]
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May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Dealing With difficult people wednesday 29 may 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Industry Staff SUMMARY Managing difficult customers and clients[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER the change enabler – tools for overcoming job-seeker resistance thursday 30 may 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff, Frontline Staff[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER self-coaching principals to succeed in employment services Monday 3 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY The success of[...]
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Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER how to build rapport in 23 seconds Tuesday 4 june 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Industry Staff WHAT YOU CAN[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER redesign your clients resumes to get them shortlisted Wednesday 5 june 2024 2.00pm-3.30pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Frontline Staff SUMMARY Did[...]
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REGISTER MEET OUR SPEAKER EVENT DETAILS PRICING CONTACT US Designed to tackle the most challenging behaviours in human interactions head-on, this Masterclass will provide participants with a comprehensive toolkit for navigating high-conflict scenarios with confidence.[...]
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REGISTER MEET OUR SPEAKER EVENT DETAILS PRICING CONTACT US Designed to tackle the most challenging behaviours in human interactions head-on, this Masterclass will provide participants with a comprehensive toolkit for navigating high-conflict scenarios with confidence.[...]
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Jun 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER master focus – accelerate efficiency goals Tuesday 11 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Industry Staff SUMMARY Focus is crucial[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER giving feedback and managing difficult conversations Wednesday 12 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY Giving feedback and managing[...]
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REGISTER MEET OUR SPEAKER EVENT DETAILS PRICING CONTACT US Designed to tackle the most challenging behaviours in human interactions head-on, this Masterclass will provide participants with a comprehensive toolkit for navigating high-conflict scenarios with confidence.[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER the art of a quality referral – addressing job seeker barriers Monday 17 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Frontline[...]
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Register now Program Event details Speakers Accommodation Pricing Exhibit / Sponsor Contact us NESA First Nations Employment Conference 2024 Better Together – Connecting for First Nations EmploymentAs the gateway to the Great Barrier reef, Cairns[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER understanding the impacts of domestic violence on employment pathways Tuesday 18 June 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Frontline Staff SUMMARY[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER how to deliver the same message over and over thursday 20 june 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Frontline Staff SUMMARY Keeping[...]
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Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER boosting resilience in an uncertain world monday 24 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY Our world of work[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER telephone cold calling is back (and is still king) Tuesday 25 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Suitable for people that[...]
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Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER tips for looking after your employers Wednesday 26 June 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Frontline staff, people working with employers SUMMARY[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER engaging the reluctant participant and how to get them moving monday 1 july 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Frontline Stagg[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER negotiation skills for resolving conflict Tuesday 2 July 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY There are distinct patterns of[...]
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Jul 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER standing out from other job candidates wednesday 3 july 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Frontline Staff SUMMARY Job seeking is like[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER case notes – the good, the bad and the very good thursday 4 july 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Frontline[...]
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Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER the art of delegation Monday 8 July 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Leaders SUMMARY Mastering delegation is essential not just for[...]
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Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER managing workplace anxiety Tuesday 9 july 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT Peter Holtmann will show[...]
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Jul 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER reset your mindset – mindfulness wednesday 10 July 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY Mindfulness is the practice of[...]
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Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Reverse Marketing With Intent Thursday 11 July 2024 2.00pm AesT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Frontline Staff SUMMARY n this webinar we will discuss[...]
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Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER influencing without authority wednesday 17 july 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY In this webinar, we will unpack how[...]
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Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER energise and engage your remote team thursday 18 july 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All staff SUMMARY With Covid-19 sweeping the[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER NEW BODY LANGUAGE TECHNIQUES TO CATAPULT COMMUNICATION monday 22 july 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY Body language skills[...]
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Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER NAVIGATING PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT WEDNESDAY 24 JULY 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Managers and Leaders SUMMARY Managing people and their performances is[...]
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Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER shifting behaviour for better outcomes Monday 29 July 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Frontline Staff SUMMARY The Shifting Behaviour for Better[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Planning Hacks to Unlock Ultimate Productivity Tuesday 30 July 2024 2.00pm AEsT PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Staff SUMMARY Do you get to[...]
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Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Time and Energy Management Strategies Wednesday 31 July 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP All Industry Staff SUMMARY Managing your time and[...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Post placement support – being prepared for job fallouts and moving clients back into work thursday 1 august 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW![...]
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER how to professionally have a difficult conversation Monday 5 August 2024 2.00pm aest PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Managers Team leaders, Senior Consultants, people[...]
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Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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NESA Webinar NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION PD BOOST SUBSCRIPTION OFFER Pathway to Leadership Thursday 15 August 2024 2.00pm AEST PLATFORM: GO TO WEBINAR REGISTER NOW! TARGET GROUP Anyone who is looking to challenge themselves, to become and[...]
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KENNY BEDFORD

Kenny Bedford is a Traditional Owner of the Meuram Tribe of Erub (Darnley Island) Torres Strait and a Board Director of NESA.. Kenny has served his community and region as the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) Member for Erub and held the Fisheries Portfolio on the TSRA Executive for almost a decade. Kenny was also a Councillor and Deputy Mayor of the inaugural Torres Strait Island Regional Council. As President of the Erub Fisheries Management Association (EFMA) Kenny re-established the only community owned and managed commercial fishing operation in the Torres Strait.

Kenny Bedford is an Owner Director of his own business, Indigenous Initiatives and Innovation and is an establishing Board member of Zenadth Kes Fisheries. He is also a Director of the My Pathway Group and Board Member of Reconciliation Australia. Kenny will graduate with a Masters of Indigenous Business Leadership from Monash University in 2024.

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MEGAN HUNTER

Megan Hunter, MBA, is co-founder and CEO of the High Conflict Institute along with author and speaker, Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. who developed the high-conflict personality theory. Megan developed the concept of the Institute after eight years with the Arizona Supreme Court and five years with the Dawes County Attorney’s Office in Nebraska.

Megan has trained professionals across a wide spectrum of industries in the U.S. and in eight other countries. She is the author and/or co-author of several books on high conflict interactions and co-host with Bill Eddy of the podcast, It’s All Your Fault! and host of the podcast, Life Unhooked.

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Mick Gooda

Mick Gooda’s people are the Ghungalu from the Dawson Valley in Central Queensland on his mother’s side and Yiman from around Taroom on his father’s side. He has spent the last 30 years advocating for the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. He was appointed the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner in February 2010 and held that position until September 2016 when he was appointed Co-Commissioner on the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory.

He has undertaken work a wide range of roles such as the CEO of the Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health, Native Title Consultant with the Western Australian Aboriginal Legal Service and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission, ATSIC.

He chaired the Queensland Stolen Wages Reparation Taskforce and the National Centre of Indigenous Genomics and has been a member of the Expert Panel and the Referendum Council which were convened to advised the Federal Government on the Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in the Australian constitution.

More recently, he was a Co-Chair of the Interim Truth and Treaty Body which is tasked with maintaining the momentum on the Path to Treaty here in Queensland previous to this he Co-Chaired the Treaty Advancement Committee which recommended the next steps in the Queensland treaty and truth telling process.

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PROFESSOR VALERIE COOMS

Valerie belongs to the Nunukul people of Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island) in Queensland and is Director of Aboriginal Hostels Limited and Ministerial Advisor at the Department of Climate Change, Energy Environment and Water.

Professor Valerie Cooms has extensive experience in native title, having worked as a full time Member of the National Native Title Tribunal, as well as serving in multiple Executive positions in government, academia and advisory roles across Western Australian and Queensland, including the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody.

She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Australian National University), Bachelor of Arts Degree Honours (First Class) (University of New England) and a PhD (Australian National University). She is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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PAUL PAULSON

Paul Paulson (Dip. Teach (Sec), B. Ed, M.Ed.) is a Mununjali man from Beaudesert and a graduate from Queensland University of Technology and a master’s degree from Griffith University. Paul has been employed at Universities, TAFEs, and schools and as a manager for state and federal government department programs for over 25 years. Paul was an inaugural member of the Queensland Indigenous Education Consultative Body (QIECB), representing the Independent Schools of Queensland (ISQ). Paul was instrumental in introducing the Traditional Aboriginal Games throughout Australia, with his success implementing the games through the Anglican Schools sector in Queensland.

Paul has authored a book titled Binanma-The Stolen Generations for Teachers to use as a teaching resource in Queensland schools to teach the next generation of Australian children about the history and impacts of the Stolen Generations. Paul has also worked as the national Corporate Relationship Manager at Reconciliation Australia, which oversees the RAP program for the corporate sector, developing specific community plans for indigenous people across Australia.

Paul also has presented at state, federal and international government, community and corporate forums and conferences, speaking on a range of diverse topics affecting Aboriginal Australians. Paul also served as the National Manager of the National Innovation Education Portal (NEIP) working with Education Qld and with universities and schools across Australia. Paul was also the 1st Indigenous Teaching Fellow in the Health Faculty at the University of Canberra in 2016. Paul is a registered expert on the panel with the Australian Institute of Health & Well Being in Canberra.

Paul continues to work exclusively with the Australian corporate sector, his clients included the top 15 companies on the ASX, this includes the finance, construction, mining & resources and legal sectors, plus other multi-national companies in Australia. Paul is completing his PhD on Aboriginal social capital as a means of closing the gap for Aboriginal Australians.

Paul was recently the Cultural Consultant at the Qld Law Society (QLS) delivering the cultural competency course to the 13 000 (QLS) membership, which includes lawyers, barristers, judges, and Queen Counsels. Paul is currently the Director of Indigenous Education to the Queensland Anglican Schools Commission undertaking several specialist programs involving the 24 schools within the commission on all aspects of indigenous education.

His community work extends to being the Chairman of the Mununjali Health Service which provides health services for his community in Beaudesert. He is the founder of the Nahri Institute, which is the Australia’s 1st International indigenous School. A school dedicated to indigenous best practice and to Close the Gap in the 6 Social Determinants of Health affecting Indigenous Australians.

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Greg Golder

Greg, a proud Waanyi descendant has been in the Education and Learning Industry for 25 years in numerous settings locally, nationally and internationally. As a Head of School, Greg brings operational, strategic and administrative experience to any situation. With a Master’s Degree in Innovative Learning, he appreciates the future needs of learners and how to support high-level engagement, knowledge growth, and skill development. He enjoys finding practical and effective ways to implement the changes required in any educational setting. Greg is passionate about Indigenous affairs, particularly in the Training and Development space.
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