Tag: Innovation

Nov 29

Calm before the storm I House of cards I Future of work I Protection and risk

Contents:  Calm before storm and House of Cards refer to the economy, Future of work and Protection and risk.   The QLD election has come and gone, and I welcomed the brevity.  We are now into another Christmas and the heat is on. The calm before the storm refers to both Qld’s debt – $71.98 billion,  and …

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Sep 29

Cairns Aquarium II Driving to nowhere II Dutton’s $$ chest II Slashing human rights II Gaza – a way out II eurozone & the amazing Ms Merkel II Tweets abound, Airbnb special and Rover Thomas

Welcome to R1M September blog, featuring the new Cairns Aquarium, driving to nowhere with driverless cars, Dutton’s $$ chest II A way out for Gaza, eurozone fightback and the amazing Ms Merkel  II Tweets abound & Airbnb special and Rover Thomas. CONGRATULATIONS are due to young local entrepreneurs, Daniel Leipnik and Andrew Preston, who this week …

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Sep 01

Nth Korea II SUPA NOT II Iceberg II Screen legend II Breaking News

North Korea – short and sharp Introduction:  With one day to research and write, this month’s blog is a challenge. This week  the North Korean Leader decided to threaten anyone and everyone by shooting a ballistic missile over Japan. The world I think, has a short time span for reacting to atrocities, famine, and even …

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Jul 31

Retrieving trees II the new power of political reportage II Simmering discontent II artistic joy II

July Blog Retrieving trees II the new power of political reportage II Simmering discontent II artistic joy II Quote of the month Let’s start with something positive. Am sick of political rancour so this month is about “lost treasure”, how reporting can go viral, inequality (yes its important) and the joy of art in a …

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May 30

Unemployment II Casualisation II Disrupters II Nature matters II Safeguarding the future II Madmen in White House II Assange innocent II

May blog Contents: Introduction II Unemployment II Casualisation II Disrupters II Nature matters II Safeguarding the future II Madmen in the White House II Assange innocent II End of blog quote II  Introduction I’ve been reading a lot lately, not sure whether it’s the poor offerings on television or the cooler autumn temperatures. ‘Optimism’ by …

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Feb 17

Verification II Tucker’d Out II Strike action II Innovation & affordable housing II Superannuation II

BLOG FEBRUARY 2017 Content:  Verification II Tucker’d Out II Strike action II Innovation & affordable housing II Supeanuation – a time bomb II This month’s blog will be brief and it’s early as am off to Thailand for a break.   Verification – My January Blog received verification with the SBS broadcasting a piece on …

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Jul 30

Populism II Walking on Water II Trending II A pocket rocket

Writing my blog,  I never want to consider this a task. It’s more a passion – the fact is that it’s a process, a research job… requiring discipline with deadlines.  This month’s blog is devoted to issues relating to democratic capitalism, art, technology and innovation. Again your comments are welcome. POPULISM Evgeny Morozov, TED fellow …

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Jun 30

ABC content II CCS II after Brexit II New capitalism

Switching off from electioneering has been difficult over the past two months, but now I have to pay attention as Saturday 2 July looms. Fortunately you may say,  this blog hardly mentions the Australian election,  except I did complete the ABC’s Compass survey to find I am a progressive, whatever that may mean.  This blog …

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Mar 31

Online tutoring II Headlines of Impact II Innovation

Contents : Online tutoring – new service Headlines of Impact – UK rejects Sunday trading/ Green light for China’s port cities/ Sydney Grammar bans laptops in classroom / Jobs facing disruption Innovation – TOMS & ATLASSIAN Previously I have never taken advantage of my monthly blog to promote my business, this blog is an exception.  …

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