Category Archives: Business Strategy

Internet Trends for 2017 – Mary Meeker

Mary Meeker 2017

A highlight presentation in the tech world, during last year’s Code Conference in Silicon Valley Mary Meeker foretold that that growth of internet businesses is slowing down, and that image sharing and messaging apps are the future. Did she predict the future correctly? Grab a cup of coffee and listen to this year’s presentation. You can also view Mary’s slides in tandem

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Internet Trends for 2016 – Mary Meeker

Mary Meeker says that growth of internet businesses is slowing down, and that image sharing and messaging apps are the future. Hers was one of the most eagerly anticipated presentations at this year’s Code Conference in Silicon Valley.  Recode give their top 3 takeaways: 1) The internet itself is seeing slowing growth. In the past two decades, the internet economy was affected by macroeconomic

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Australia’s Startup Economy

Cloud based tech companies, scalability and disruptive technology. Small, agile startups rushing to innovate and find a gap in the market. It is activity on a scale that has never been seen before. The way the world conducts business is changing rapidly and Australia has an unprecedented opportunity to transition from a resource and primary industry based economy to one

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Fair Work Commission introduces changes to annual leave

A review of annual leave award provisions has resulted in a range of changes, including new capabilities for employers to direct employees to take paid annual leave when the worker is accumulating a excessive amount of leave, writes Guillermo Troncoso for Dynamic Business. Other changes include: employees on an EFT means of payment can be paid in their usual cycle during

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It’s About Times

London Times advertisers are to begin paying the same rate for display advertising in the title’s tablet edition as they do in print, writes Dominic Ponsford of the Press Gazette. The agreement, reached with a number of key ad agencies, is being seen by insiders as a major breakthrough in terms of making money from digital journalism. Website advertising is

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Google reportedly wants to put a ‘Buy’ button in your search results

According to a Wall Street Journal report, the search giant will introduce buy buttons in search results some time in the next few weeks, citing sources familiar with the rollout. The buttons would appear alongside paid search results on mobile in the “Shop on Google” section, starting with a small number of searches. A Google spokesperson declined to comment. Shoppers who click

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