The End of PowerPoint

Belinda Vesey-Brown Politics, Technology, World news Leave a Comment

A Swiss political party has started a crusade to ban the use of PowerPoint, and I must say, it’s about time! PowerPoint is an obsolete, out of date program that discourages creativity and puts us to sleep. I’ve heard many examples through feedback at events and conferences saying presentations were …

Limited edition Diet Coke rebrand

Belinda Vesey-Brown Advertising, Branding, Design, Inspiration, World news Leave a Comment

Diet Coke, currently the N0. 3 soft drink in the world (according to The Coca-Cola Company) have introduced a limited-edition design to celebrate Coca-Cola’s 125th anniversary. The design was created by Turner Duckworth, who have produced some simple and clever designs for many of Coca-Cola’s products over the last few …

The Orangutan Saviour

Belinda Vesey-Brown Community, Enviroment, Politics, TEDtalk, Uncategorized, World news Leave a Comment

Willie Smits, a conservationist who has devoted his life to the orangutan, gave a powerful TED Talk where he describes his work restoring the rainforest and saves the lives of countless orangutans. He expresses the horrific ecological barbarity resulting from the palm oil and timber industries as a result of …

SmartClinics opens at Westfield Chermside on September 19

Belinda Vesey-Brown Advertising, Advertising Campaign, Branding, Brisbane, Business, Communication, Community, Design, Digital Solutions, Displays/ Exhibits, Enviroment, Events, Finance, Inspiration, marketing, Marketing Strategy Plan, public relations, Reviews, Technology, Trends, Uncategorized, Viral Campaigns, World news Leave a Comment

I’m impatient, work long hours and not loyal to any particular doctor – I guess I’m fitting right into the Gen-Y stereotype! But seriously, when I need a basic prescription or need some basic medical care I just want to pop in and out of the doctor’s as quickly as …

New social network to rival Facebook, Twitter and Google

Belinda Vesey-Brown Advertising Campaign, Branding, Brisbane, Business, Communication, Digital Marketing, Facebook, public relations, Reviews, social media, Technology, Viral Campaigns, World news, YouTube Leave a Comment

I was reading the Brisbane Courier Mail on Friday and came across this story by Alex Dickinson about “the next big” social network, created right here in Brisbane. Kondoot – a social network based around live streaming video – was quietly launched last month by a small Brisbane team of …