July 26, 2020

Are face to face meetings a dying trend?

There’s nothing subtle in the way COVID-19 hit us. It struck before many of us saw it coming, and, seemingly overnight, we found ourselves in a whole new world. It’s a world some of us had visited in the past. For example, we might have […]
July 26, 2020

There’s more to shares than numbers on a screen

Whether it’s by direct purchase, via a managed fund or through superannuation, most Australians hold some form of share investment. Many of us are aware that if the numbers in the finance report on the evening news are mostly green that’s good and if they’re […]
July 26, 2020

2020 Q4 Economic Update: April to June

During the last quarter one story has dominated the news – COVID-19. By the end of June at least 10 million people had contracted the disease, and over 500,000 had died. With 8,000 cases and 104 deaths, Australia was amongst the countries that have been […]
April 29, 2020

COVID-19 Economic Stimulus

There isn’t a single person in the world who hasn’t been impacted by COVID-19. As new case numbers start to slow in Australia, so too is our economy. This time presents new challenges as everyone gets used to a “new normal” and figures out the […]
April 29, 2020

2020 Q3 Economic Update

The first quarter of 2020 will forever be remembered for delivering one of the greatest health and economic shocks of all time. The economic damage was an inevitable consequence of governments worldwide taking unprecedented action to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus that emerged […]
March 31, 2020

Work, life, travel – you can do it all!

Michael was twenty-something and eager for adventure when he spotted the advertisement. It read, “Japanese schools seeking English teachers. No experience necessary – we train you.” What followed changed Michael’s life forever as he successfully completed the organiser’s training program, and embarked on a year […]