Author: Peter Taylor. Marley & Me tops my list of films that should be banned from long-haul flights. The combination of Labradors, poor air pressure, complimentary wine and Jennifer Aniston is a dangerous and emotional mix.
TELSTRA EXCHANGE|Archive: March, 2010
Easter has always confused me. The Sunday school teacher had words with the folks when I was about 6 because I insisted (read went red in the face, wouldn’t back down and generally displayed un-Christian ‘tude ) that Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves said “Open Sesame” to open Jesus’ crypt. I’m also confused about the date moving every year. Don’t bother to explain it to me – I’d prefer to remain confused.
Author: David Quilty.
Today I launched the 2010 Telstra Bill Assistance Research Report at the Australian Council of Social Services (ACOSS) national conference. The research looks at the effectiveness of Telstra’s Bill Assistance Program (TBAP), and confirms the increased pressures on community agencies in meeting the demand from people seeking emergency relief.
You are invited to Melbourne’s Twestival event – a charity auction and tweetup to help raise funds for Concern Worldwide. There are only 100 tickets available, so please register quickly. Of course, if you are unable to attend but would still like to donate, you can do so at the event registration page.
I recently attended the New Media Summit 2010 in Sydney and found a raft of really interesting viewpoints on the ever-evolving and slowly maturing social media space. I was particularly interested in how Youtube is starting to shape up as a place for content distribution that’s cheap, engaging and highly effective at reaching large audiences.