Category: General

How women can stay safe through self-defence

According to Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety (ANROWS), 92% of women in Australia are physically assaulted by a…

This is what we currently know about ‘Avengers 4’

The Avengers won’t stop coming. With Avengers: Infinity War having been released in April of this year, and its sequel…

It’s official – “dad style” sneakers are trending in Australia

The bulky Adidas Falcon sneakers sold out less than 24 hours after their release in Australia after being promoted by…

NSW Premier demands ban of Defqon festival following drug deaths

The Premier of New South Wales has reacted to the deaths of two festival goers by demanding a total ban…

Chinese Game of Thrones derivative a sweeping success

It’s not as violent and there’s less skin, but popular Chinese series The Story of Yanxi Palace bears a lot…

Vaccinations rise nationally after welfare payment cuts

The Federal Government’s ‘No Jab No Pay’ policy effective in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria since 2017 requires families…

Planning to bring your family to Australia?

Australia is a beautiful country known for developed civilisation, laid-back lifestyle, beautiful golden beaches and, of course, the kangaroos. For…

The top 10 happiest countries in 2018

We all want to leave our hectic lives in search of happiness. Your search ends here, because we’ve got 10…

How to negotiate a housing rental price

Today rent can become a real burden for a lot of people. It’s hard to believe, but 17% of people…

Westpac to pay $35 million penalty to ASIC for irresponsible lending

Major banking chain Westpac has reached a $35 million settlement with ASIC as a penalty for approving over 10,000 illegal…

Is bottled water a ridiculous product we’re paying for?

Is bottled water really healthy for you or is it just a ridiculous product that wastes our money? Here is…

Instagram helps LGBTQ brand to grow

Advertising on Instagram is paying off for Daddy Couture, an LGBTQ targeted brand which ships clothes around the world from…

The best digital marketing agencies in Sydney

Digital marketing is emerging as one of the most important elements of any businesses’ consumer outreach and is understandably a…

A crash course in transitioning into your new job

When you're looking to get the most out of your transition to a new job, it's vital that you have…

5 tips for planning your next business conference

Business conferences can be tricky beasts to plan. Unless you’re an event organising pro, the litany of boxes that need…

Pope Francis condemns church sexual abuse in public letter

Pope Francis has sent out a public letter addressing Catholics worldwide that condemns the sexual abuse committed by priests and…

Why Uber drivers need to get REVS checks

Uber has enjoyed rapid growth and success since entering Australia in 2012. Over 3.7 million Australians aged over the age…

How the freedom of the press affects businesses

Press freedom is an integral part of a democratic society. It is the right to circulate opinions without censorship from…

Could Australia’s property boom be bad news for the economy?

In the current geopolitical climate, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Australia’s economy was braced for uncertain times. After all,…

Do it yourself floral arrangements, are they worth it?

DIY flowers seem to be the in thing at the moment. Everything from flower arrangements to the more popular DIY…

Google presses forward with Waymo autonomous vehicles

Is Google's Waymo the future transportation choice for soccer mom's everywhere? If the tech giant has its way, Waymo will be transporting…

Abusive university student responses prompts review of survey system

A core component of tertiary education is evaluation. And it’s not just evaluation in terms of the quality of student…

A brief guide to choosing a suitable dog collar

Dogs are man’s best friend and it’s not hard to see why we adore them as pets and companions. If…

5 Weekly spending habits that are costing you millions

We’ve all got habits that we do weekly that cost us money. Most of the time they’re small, such as…

A brief guide to choosing the right e-liquid

E-cigarettes have quickly become one of the most popular forms of recreational vaping in our society and they aren’t showing…