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I spent a good chunk of today reading documents, news stories and emails, probably like you did. There were 48,802 words in all. That’s 48,802 opportunities for the writers of those words to connect with me and to get me to agree with what they’re...

It’s good to share, our parents told us. Turns out they’re right. In an era of collaborative consumption, sharing with others is no longer just nice to do, but a great way to pocket extra cash. Got a power drill in your shed that lies unused...

David Simon, the creator of TV series The Wire, was in Sydney recently for the Festival of Dangerous Ideas – I wasn’t fortunate enough to attend, but I followed closely his comments on everything from Queensland’s bikie laws to social disadvantage. Simon is a wide...

They have been described as tech savvy, demanding, spoilt, selfish, individualistic, and in pursuit of immediate gratification. According to Huffington Post, they have high expectations for their life, they believe they are special, and are wildly ambitious. If you haven’t guessed by now, this is Gen Y. Although...