A case study of dark design with key learnings.

There is a good chance you may be reading this article using Google Chrome right now.

Since launching in 2008, Chrome has overthrown Microsoft’s now discontinued Internet Explorer to become the world’s most popular desktop web browser.

Google may like to position this victory over the thumbs and minds of…

Highlights for the year ahead

The 2020s has seen a challenging start to the decade around the world. As we start the end of the beginning of the 20s, here are some things we can look forward to in 2022.

James Webb Telescope Reaches Destination & Begins Operation

Having launched at the end of 2021, the James Webb Telescope will take a month…

Two low-cost / free stock trading and ETF buying platforms compared

Screenshot of Pealer and SelfWealth Apps on iOS
Screenshot of Pealer and SelfWealth Apps on iOS

SelfWealth and Pearler are two share trading apps working to make investing more accessible to everyday people who might not have traditionally invested in stocks due to the high costs of brokerage and financial advice or steep learning curve.

Background

This comparative product analysis came about after ongoing poor customer and…

Victoria wipes out on super swell of vaccine adoption wave.

Victoria’s CVMS Vaccine booking website showing a 502 error

Victoria’s vaccine booking website and phone line have both crashed spectacularly after the State’s Premier announced that all people aged over 16 would be made eligible to receive their recommended vaccine from 7am August 25th. The announcement was made with under 24hrs notice (The Guardian, 24 August 2021).

The Premier…

The Peter Principle has survived for more than half a century.

A statue in front of St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican
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What is the Peter principle?

The Peter principle was devised by its namesake, Dr. Lawrence J. Peter. It seeks to explain the mechanic by which organisations accummulate incompetence in seniority by converting previously competent individuals into incompetent individuals.

“In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence.”

The Peter principle proposes…

Mike Stevenson, MBA

MD at The Healthy Organisation. https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikestevensonmba/

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