Category: observations

Put Yourself Out There 1

Put Yourself Out There

Now while it seems like I’m bragging about my awesomeness. I’m also trying to point out to you just how potentially awesome you can be. By putting yourself out there and talking about the things you’re interested in, you open yourself up to similar unknown possibilities.

Hope in Adelaide III 1

Hope in Adelaide III

For any lingering doubters out there I offer 2 more pieces of evidence that Adelaide is indeed struggling for its own identity and is copying the superior state to it’s east. Flinders St. Yep. That’s right. There’s a Flinders St...

Hope in Adelaide II 0

Hope in Adelaide II

I have blogged before about the Melbournisation of Adelaide, and after living here for 2 weeks I’ve noticed some more signs that indeed Adelaide is confused about its own identity. Some days I wonder if I ever left the Garden...

When I was a kid… 0

When I was a kid…

A good friend of mine (Anthony) made the observation to me the other day that at some stage in the (very!!!) distant future my kids will be swimming in a lake somewhere and I’ll be able to say to them...

Corporate Machines 2

Corporate Machines

They’ve just introduced a new ‘coaching’ system at work. Where we are given statistics on our previous weeks performance and then work out a couple of ‘goals’ to work on to improve our call handle times. I’m lucky enough to...

Protests 1

Protests

Does anyone know what the protest up Swanston St. Melbourne was about yesterday? The tail of it was walking past just as I had to cross it. I couldn’t see what they where protesting about though. My guess is either...

Colours & Observations 5

Colours & Observations

So I went to my first ever “Colours Night” last night. It was also one of my very first “Nights out”, where I go over to UniBar or wherever & watch other people drink, being that I don’t myself. I’ve...