My Creative Mornings talk

In late October, I spoke at Creative Mornings Melbourne. For those who aren’t familiar, Creative Mornings started out of New York by Tina Roth Eisenberg aka @swissmiss as a global breakfast lecture series for creative types. It’s sometimes billed as “TED for the rest of us”. The talk’s topic was left open so I kept […]

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I’ll always heart SF

Last post of the day sorry! This time, some time-lapse footage titled the “Empty America” series that begins in San Francisco. From the Golden Gate Bridge to Fisherman’s Wharf to Lombard Street to Ghirardelli Square to the Bay Bridge – this is a look at some of San Francisco’s most iconic landmarks wiped empty of […]

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Building a community for PlanBig

I recently did an interview for PlanBig, for those not familiar it’s a place for sharing ideas and making them happen. Kind of like a Kickstarter or Pozible without the crowdfunding aspect. The video touches on how to build a community around your brand, so it’s community from a business sense and differs in some […]

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My case study from WordCamp Melbourne

I recently spoke at the informal, locally-organised conference WordCamp Melbourne, which unsurprisingly covered everything WordPress related. My presentation was a case study titled: ‘Using WordPress for Magazine Publishing’, and while quite macroscopic in approach – I hoped the largely-technical audience found something useful or interesting to take away. All talks were filmed on the day, and after […]

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Weekday vegetarian

One of my 2010 resolutions was to leave my pescatarian diet behind and become a strict vegetarian. I’ve stayed rather true to this, only having eaten meat and fish less than a handful of times in the past six months. There are many reasons why I chose to live this way, but rather than me preaching […]

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Time-lapsing travel

Time recently released its annual ‘Top 10 of Everything‘ and one of my favourite categories included the run down in the ‘Viral Video‘ list. Sure, you have the likes of Susan Boyle, which unless you’ve been under a gigantic anti-Les Misérables rock you would have seen countless times over. But there were some hidden gems […]

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