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August 6, 2014
Things I learnt starting and ending a Daily Deals aggregator site

Today I pulled down our site TheDealer.com.au – a daily deals aggregator that Cameron, Ruben and myself built way back in 2011. As a challenge, we designed, coded and had the site live sending daily deals emails within 6 weeks; integrated with a dozen or so of the largest deals sites at the time – […]

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June 27, 2014
How food blogging got me a job in digital marketing

Hungry and unemployed is no way to live your life. Considering the fact that I’m always hungry, I have never wanted to spend a minute of my adult life unemployed. Since graduation, I’ve always been working somewhere that let me write. Whether it was a student website or a magazine; my way with words made […]

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June 16, 2014
5 childhood lessons from my Father, the businessman

Park outside the door Our Father would get you a park right outside the door of any busy event. He’d drive past crowds of people walking to the Easter Show from where they’d parked, streets away, and he’d tell us – they all think there’s no parking right outside, but you watch this. His theory […]

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June 4, 2014
5 reasons your business doesn’t need an app

Mobile’s been a hot topic for a few years now, and it always seems to be ‘just about’ to take over. There’s no doubt it’s not going away and presents huge opportunities for any business, but is an app the right way to get in front of mobile users? In most cases, we don’t think so.

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