In his last Slow News Weekly for 2017, Dave Burton recounts this week’s major news events, starting with the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse then travelling all the way to outer space with […]
The world of business and organisational communication is a jungle. There’s lots of noise and many distractions. Shouting indiscriminately at the top of your lungs doesn’t cut it anymore. Neither does being ordinary.
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A few years ago I had a harebrained idea. I decided to start a publishing company to produce my own work because I’m a coward and couldn’t face certain multiple rejections (or worse, silence) from […]
A momentous week indeed in the Australian Parliament and an equally heartfelt round-up in Dave Burton’s Slow News Weekly for this Friday, December 8. And if, like me, you’re bewildered by other momentous world events […]
It’s not until you are a victim of cyber hacking that you realise just how insecure the online world is. Last week, I received a text asking whether I had made an iTunes purchase 10 minutes […]
Are you guilty of buying too much at the supermarket and later finding shrivelled vegetables hiding at the back of your fridge? Do you cook too much thinking you’ll eat the leftovers the next day […]
The looming Queensland election, a troubled PM ‘party-pooper’, euthanasia in Victoria, more on Manus Island, Zimbabwe, the Rohingya crisis, Amazon in Australia, even more sexual harassment claims and the passing of teen-idol David Cassidy – […]