Free Telstra Wi-Fi Hotspots Coming In November

Telstra will be switching on its first Wi-Fi hotspots this November as part of a nationwide trial that is set to include 1000 locations before Christmas. The first batch of hotspots will be located at payphone sites in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Hobart, Perth and Canberra. For the rest of 2014, access will be free.


Automatically Delete Incoming Emails For The Ultimate Out-Of-Office Reply

The next time you’re on holiday, you’ll probably set up an out of office reply. When you get back to work, you’ll face a mountain of emails to deal with. One company is allowing employees to delete messages when they go on holiday — which isn’t a bad idea.


Your Bank Balance Is Dependent On Your Dependants

English words that sound identical and differ only by their use of an “a” or an “e” can often cause confusion. And so it proves yet again with dependent and dependant.


Learn The Formula To A Funny Story For Your Next Presentation

Unless you’re a natural comedian, it’s hard to come up with your own comedic material. This three-step formula helps anyone come up with an easily-scripted joke.


Better Yourself By Understanding Why You Don't Like Certain People

Try as we might, there’s always somebody either at work or in our personal life that we just don’t care for. By identifying their main quality that puts you off, you can use it as an opportunity to make yourself better.


The Dos And Don'ts Of Making Excuses At Work

Most bosses just plain don’t want to hear excuses at all, but sometimes you don’t have a choice. The Wall Street Journal breaks down the dos and don’t for those moments.


Stop Making Excuses For Your Partner -- It's Killing Your Relationship

We rationalise away what’s bothering us when we want a relationship to work. But weblog Her Campus says that chances are the things we rationalise are the biggest problems that can hurt our relationships in the end.


How To Stop Over-Analysing Every Conversation

During every conversation I have, I analyse everything about the other person. I’m looking at their eyes, watching body language and listening for different keywords. I’m reading between the lines with each social interaction and never taking anything at face value. It’s making life more difficult than it needs to be.


Learn How To Make Captivating Presentations With This Free Online Book

Communication guru Nancy Duarte helped us learn how to create and deliver presentations that don’t suck. Her acclaimed book, Resonate, is available online now for free in multimedia, touch-friendly form.


What Weird Things Do You And Your Partner Always Argue About?

Sure, many couples fight about the big things — money, child-rearing and what kind of car to buy — but it’s the little things we argue about that can be more irritating. What do you and your significant other bicker about?