What’s your personal brand?
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What’s your personal brand?

Is your personal brand under performing? Are you sitting alone, envious and depressed, scrawling through Facebook or some backwater blog?  Are you effectively selling yourself to your friends? We all want stuff: sex, money, food, mahogany interiors, leather seats, twitter followers, interpersonal capital (friendship), serotonal optimisation (happiness). Some people think you can get this through regular … Continue reading

Video: Twiggy Palmcock and Michael Higgins-Beaumont congratulate Martin Feguson
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Video: Twiggy Palmcock and Michael Higgins-Beaumont congratulate Martin Feguson

Twiggy Palmcock and Michael Higgins-Beaumont captured the attention of Australia’s mainstream media for 30 seconds last Friday, before the news cycle moved on to second hand US election post-mortems and misogynistic social media memes. Here is what the pundits had to say: Shaun Carney, redundant ex-journalist at the Age: ‘Through their actions supporting Minister Ferguson, … Continue reading

US Election Results: Obama wins, Pundits lose will to live
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US Election Results: Obama wins, Pundits lose will to live

And thus, after billions of dollars spent on attack ads, infinite reams of statistical analysis and countless hours of inane punditry, the American festival of Democracy has reached its climax, with a resounding vote for… the gridlocked status quo. Nothing has changed. Barack Obama remains president, the Democrats cling on to their senate majority, and … Continue reading