The New Footloose Movie Trailer

Writer/Director Craig Brewer (Hustle & Flow, Black Snake Moan) will deliver a new take on the much loved 1984 classic film, Footloose. Ren MacCormack (the role made famous by Kevin Bacon in the 1984 movie) will be played by newcomer Kenny Wormald. The movie also stars Dennis Quaid as Reverend Shaw … [Read more...]

2011 Used Car Safety Ratings

NRMA Motoring & Services and the NSW Centre for Road Safety have released safety ratings for used cars involved in crashes, and introduced a Safe Pick rating for the very best vehicles in each category. NRMA vehicle safety expert Jack Haley said the annual Used Car Safety Ratings provided consumers … [Read more...]

Effective Preparation for the First Trip with Baby

You probably never thought that you would have to put so much preparation into a simple trip, that is until you had a baby! All the rules are different now and you find yourself staring at a suitcase and all the baby gear that you use on a regular basis. How in the world are you going to bring … [Read more...]

Campaign to get rid of 'part-time work'

Claire Braund, Executive Director of Women on Boards, says the term 'part-time work' should be removed from the workforce vocabulary because of the destructive effect it has on people's careers. Ms Braund is on a campaign to have the term 'part-time' replaced by 'working flexibly at X per … [Read more...]

Victoria's Small Business Festival

Victoria's Small Business Festival This information is brought to you by business.gov.auVictoria's Small Business FestivalWednesday 20 July 2011To celebrate the role of small business in Victoria, hundreds of small business events will be held throughout August as part of Victoria's Small … [Read more...]

New trade mark check

New trade mark check This information is brought to you by business.gov.auNew trade mark checkMonday 18 July 2011TM Check is designed for use by business owners to help them more easily identify pending and registered trade marks which may be similar or identical to their proposed business … [Read more...]

R&D Tax Credit open for consultation

R&D Tax Credit open for consultation This information is brought to you by business.gov.auR&D Tax Credit open for consultationWednesday 13 July 2011The R&D Tax Credit is now open for public consultation. If you're a business owner or have a keen interest in this topic, you're invited to … [Read more...]

A Review of Optus Smart Safe

Optus Smart Safe is a new 'cloud' based storage service that enables users to store electronic files and media remotely. For the uninitiated, cloud computing simply refers to a method of storing electronic files and media on a remote server which can then be accessed by a user via the internet … [Read more...]

Global Business Speaker Series

Women in Global Business Speaker Series This information is brought to you by business.gov.auWomen in Global Business Speaker SeriesTuesday 28 June 2011Now in its fifth year, the Women in Global Business Speaker Series will be coming to capital cities in most states and territories from 19 - 28 … [Read more...]

Book Review: Last Summer by Kylie Ladd

[rating: 4] Every so often, we experience a moment that changes everything, a point at which we're forced to re-evaluate and take stock of what's important. Often such a life-altering moment stems from a realisation of our own mortality and once we emerge from mourning we see life with amazing … [Read more...]