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Posts By Lance McGee

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Business as Unusual
4 months ago

Business as Unusual

Is capitalism changing with the times?

Recently—in the dad-joke equivalent of Rilke’s Letters to a Young Poet—a Wall Street Journal columnist addressed the existential concerns of a “smart 22-year-old” who …
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In the Shade of a Trillion Trees
4 months ago

In the Shade of a Trillion Trees

What reforestation means for Australians

The smile or the sneer—that’s the Janus-face that greets new action on climate change. As we try to wrap our broad, collective consciousness around something …
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Safe as Houses
4 months ago

Safe as Houses

A Top 10 of the World’s Secure Buildings

A guy’s going through Australian airport security. Desk clerk asks, “Do you have a criminal record?” Guy answers, “I didn’t know I …
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Taking Off
4 months ago

Taking Off

Signs of capital flight from fossil fuels

Capital leads; people follow. Even those who aren’t entirely sold on the idea of the unfettered free market can’t help but be in …
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The ultimate flex
5 months ago

The ultimate flex

Coworking spaces present loads of opportunity

The very nature of work has changed, and flexibility is key. The IWG Global Workplace Survey for 2019 found that 92 per cent of …
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Unfinished business
5 months ago

Unfinished business

Repurposed mines finding new ways to produce

Once work is finished at a mining site, there’s the question of what to do with the space. Several companies are rehabilitating them …
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From Street Hustle to Bustling Business
5 months ago

From Street Hustle to Bustling Business

What’s the next transformative step for the Australian cannabis industry?

Ask any betting soul what they think of a team that comes in fifth and you’re likely to get a …
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Hop to it!
5 months ago

Hop to it!

Aussie craft beer scene brings suds back from the brink

It wasn’t long ago that beer consumption in Australia was at a 65-year low. Deservedly, the country’s wonderful wines have …
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Embracing the bots
5 months ago

Embracing the bots

Wise Leadership in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Are the robots coming for your job? Yes and no. According to a Dell Technologies survey, 82 per cent of leaders expect …
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Envisioning the End of Coal
5 months ago

Envisioning the End of Coal

What would an Australia without coal look like?

“This country is blessed with a range of potential renewable options. We’re one of the driest continents on earth, we also have …
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