Interview: First Off The Bike – Part 2

Who the hell is Shawn Smith? It turns out that he’s the man behind the men responsible for some of the best triathlon racing in the country over the last year. Shawn manages Tim Van Berkel, arguably Australia’s best 8-hour racer and Aaron Royle, Olympic hopeful and ITU’s rising star. Shawn isn’t your stereotypical athlete […]

Interview: First Off The Bike – Part 1

Who the hell is Shawn Smith? He works for a large Aussie telecommunications company. He doesn’t have a background in triathlon. On the weekend you might find him racing criterium at the Footscray Cycling Club in Melbourne’s West. So, why on earth is FOTB talking to Shawn Smith? Good question! What you may not know is that […]

The changing face of retail in Australia

Australia is far ahead of any developing nation when it comes to the adoption of smartphones and tablets however its a far cry from the experience they will have inside of a retail store. Below is some insight for the retailer and how the consumer is wanting to interact and much more. The changing face […]

Jump the tracks

Original ideas are hiding all around us, we just can’t see them. You have to force your brain to jump the tracks of normal thought – Kevin Rose.

The demise

The once safe place to be was the server and the software that powered business. The more I speak with businesses, the more I now know that incumbents (software) are being ripped out quicker than the speed of light. The heart of business is now bound for the cloud. If you are an incumbent then […]