Adele – and the importance of authenticity

Last night I was one of the fortunate 120,000 to see Adele during the Brisbane leg of her world tour. I’ve been a fan of her music since I first heard her dulcet tones warbling over the wireless almost ten years ago. Last night I also became a huge fan of Adele...

Business benefits of podcasting

Podcasting is a growing medium and many organisations are finding there are many benefits of podcasting.  American research suggests: 2% of American audio listening is podcasts Podcast listening grew 23% between 2015 and 2016 The average time spent listening to...

Snapchat for beginners

I am having a little love affair with Snapchat at the moment. It’s fun to use and it’s a great way to share images and video with friends. Contrary to the common perception, Snapchat is not new, as it launched in 2011. According to projections, Snapchat is...

Saying thank you – how hard can it be?

Have a think about how you felt the last time someone said “thank you” to you when you did something for them. Did it give you the warm and fuzzies? Did it make you feel appreciated? Did it make you want to do nice things for them again? Now think about...