Postcard from the Edge #8 – A thriving Antipodean Interpolis?

Postcard from the Edge #8 – A thriving Antipodean Interpolis?

Touring Medibank Place the new home of Australia’s leading health insurer left me more than stunned! One cannot help but be taken by the architecture, the natural daylighting and the vibrancy of the colour scheme. However, this is not just a glitzy interior design as there is much more to learn when you take a […]

Postcard from the Edge #8 – A thriving Antipodean Interpolis?

Postcard from the Edge #8 – A thriving Antipodean Interpolis?

Posted by: on Jul 21, 2016 | 2 Comments

Touring Medibank Place the new home of Australia’s leading health insurer left me more than stunned! One cannot help but be taken by the architecture, the natural daylighting and the vibrancy of the colour scheme. However, this is not just a glitzy interior design as there is much more to learn when you take a […]

Postcard from the Edge #7 – City of Casey

Postcard from the Edge #7 – City of Casey

Posted by: on Jul 18, 2016 | 2 Comments

Where are we going I asked my tour guide Chris Alcock as we headed south out of Melbourne? He replied I’m going to show you something special – a great example of smart working in the public sector. I was glad that I took up the offer of a visit to the City of Casey […]

Postcard From The Edge 6 – Sydney Second time round

Postcard From The Edge 6 – Sydney Second time round

Posted by: on Jul 15, 2016 | No Comments

Last port of call on my smart working tour and back to where I started and indeed where Activity-Based Working (ABW) all started. It seemed quite fitting to spend the day tracing the origins of this remarkable approach to flexible working given all the great examples I’d seen during the last two weeks. It was […]

Postcard from the Edge #5 – Melbourne

Postcard from the Edge #5 – Melbourne

Posted by: on Jul 11, 2016 | No Comments

The only appealing thing about arriving in Melbourne on a wet Sunday evening was I was spending four nights in the same place! Although I had visited Australia’s Second City on a number of occasions over the years this visit gave me the opportunity to have a proper look around. I left with a lot […]

Postcard from the edge #4  – Christchurch

Postcard from the edge #4 – Christchurch

Posted by: on Jul 6, 2016 | No Comments

My recent weekend in Christchurch proved to me that life goes on regardless of the earthquake devastation suffered by the city. It did seem very unfair to me, however, for Mother Nature to wreck such havoc on such a beautiful place. Since the life shattering events of 2011 the city has picked itself up, dusted […]