Monthly Archives: January 2011

Retail online tax campaign: dumb or just misunderstood?

Competition which brings down prices for consumers is a good thing, right? Not according to some of Australia’s richest retail billionaires. The tycoons’ campaign against cheaper online imports must be one of the most misconceived – or misunderstood – issue … Continue reading

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Bank staff help breach security

One of the main elements of crisis prevention is effective systems and processes. But what happens when systems are undermined from the inside? A survey of Australian banks’ call centres found that half of their staff are prepared to help … Continue reading

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Internet slowly overtaking TV as main news source

A new report says that for the first time the internet has surpassed television as the main source of national and international news for under-30’s. The question is, what does this mean for professional communicators? The Pew Research Centre survey … Continue reading

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