Andrew Fraser

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Spotlight: The Phoblographer Editor-in-Chief Chris Gampat

<b>My name is</b> Chris Gampat and <b>I’m a</b> photo blog editor at The Phoblographer.<p><b>The Phoblographer</b><p><b>My work specializes in</b> the psychology of photographers for the most part, but also real-life use of products. <b>I have a passion for</b> photography, pizza and photos of pizza.<p><b>I use Flipboard because</b> it’s a pretty …

6 Steps to Improve Your Emails and Memos and Stop Embarrassing Yourself | Inc.com

Life in business sometimes seems like an excuse to go from one email, memo, or report to another. That is, when you're not wasting time in badly-run meetings. And when you're not writing them, you're reading them, trying to cut through all the bloviated management-speak and figure out what someone …

Creative Writing

Scott Morrison interview takes on Pythonesque proportions

<i>Q:</i> <i>Minister, is there a boat in trouble off Christmas Island?</i><p>A: <b>It is our standard practice as you know, under Operation Sovereign Borders, to report</b> …

Janet Albrechtsen appointed to ABC and SBS board appointments panel

SBS has two vacant board positions - including the position of chairman - and the ABC has one vacant position.<p>Dr Albrechtsen, a columnist for <i>The</i> …

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Good luck 'Mike': Tony Abbott gets Socceroos skipper's name wrong

"Ange, Mike and the Socceroos, in this World Cup you have the opportunity to make the world game our national game," Mr Abbott said.<p>"Throughout this …

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Science going back to dark ages

The attacks on renewable energy have been performed without mandate, justified by falsehoods and are economically counterproductive. While Treasurer …

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No way Abbott can now budget for a second term

Tony Abbott was clearly deflecting this week when he declared his job “is not to win a popularity contest”. It’s the kind of thing no democratic …

Landscape Architect Visit: Thomas Doxiadis on Antiparos

We all have an idea about Greece and there is bound to be something ancient in it. Yet visiting can be so different from imagining. In landscape …

Conservative columnists taxed by political climate change

In the days before the budget, when the Coalitions's plans to raid fuel excise and stiff millionaires was but a rumour, News Ltd columnist Andrew …

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The disabled will need to fight for themselves

Of course no one wants ballerinas to be homeless. But would it be too cynical to conclude it was no coincidence that the Disability Commissioner was …

Tony Abbott must shelve deceitful ploy to diminish Tasmania's wilderness

The government's ideological position has been exposed by the experts' recommendation on world heritage listing<p>In a previous life as a Tasmanian parks and wildlife ranger, my job was to inspire, in locals and tourists alike, a love and appreciation for Tasmania’s natural wonders. It was not …

Tony Abbott's name is mud

The state and territory leaders – Tories all bar one – are livid. Mike Baird rightly called it " a kick in the guts for the people of NSW," and …

Tony Abbott's trust deficit: has the PM underestimated the Australian people?

The Coalition is trying to sell a budget with contradictory internal logic which also spectacularly breaches faith with the electorate<p>Paul Keating underestimated John Howard. John Howard underestimated Kevin Rudd. Kevin Rudd certainly underestimated Tony Abbott. It’s not clear whether Tony Abbott …

Not a People Person? How to Fake It 'Til You Make It | Inc.com

I have always been described as a warm person and leader. It's served me well throughout my career. People have taken a genuine interest in me and rooted for me based on the fact that they felt connected to me.<p>When people work for me, they feel that I genuinely care about their interests, and am …

Leadership

An Inside Look at the Insanely Complex Formula 1 Steering Wheel

The modern Formula 1 car is among the most amazing machines ever made. And when you're going wheel-to-wheel with someone like four-time world champ …

Six ways to fix Australia's finances without cuts

Budgets are statements of priorities and this government has made its clear: concessions for the rich, cuts for the rest. Here's six fair ways to improve the state of the Commonwealth's books.<p>• How would you cut Australia's deficit? - interactive<p>The great political scientist Harold Lasswell saw …

32 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Bad | Inc.com

While I like to think I know a little about business writing, I often fall into a few word traps. For example, "who" and "whom." I rarely use "whom" when I should. Even when spell check suggests "whom," I think it sounds pretentious. So I don't use it.<p>And I'm sure some people then think, "What a …

Language

3 Ways to Make Your People More Productive | Inc.com

You need your people to be more productive but you can't seem to get them to do the right things in the right way. Sound familiar?<p>Take a look in the mirror. Are you short-tempered and demanding? Do you expect people to know what you're thinking? Does it annoy you to have to explain the same thing …

Customer Service

You're Looking in the Wrong Place for Job Candidates | Inc.com

Job seekers don't really flip through the classifieds much anymore. Instead they turn to the Internet and social networks. Unsurprisingly, 92 percent of businesses now use social media as a recruitment tool.<p>Yet that doesn't mean that you're looking for candidates in the right places. New research …