Tag: australia

Outcomes of an Australian EA tour

Now that I’m in the wrap-up phase for my Australian EA tour, how did it go? Pretty good, would be the short answer. A bit disappointing in certain aspects, but otherwise much what I’d hoped to see: real signs of progress

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And Australian sexism again…

Does no-one see the danger in this? Apparently not: RT @TJSKane: “@DanielAndrewsMP: no less than 50% of all future appointments to all paid government boards, & all Victorian courts, will be women”Onya Dan No doubt many people would think of

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Reflecting on EA Masterclass

Back in England after my ‘EA Masterclass’ series in Australia, seems it might be useful to reflect a bit on where this ‘whole-of-enterprise’ approach to enterprise-architecture is going. So let’s reiterate a bit, because yes, it’s different from what we might

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My ‘EA Masterclass’ coming to Australia

What’s the last stage of learning any skill? Answer: ya gotta teach it… And that’s exactly what I’ll be doing down in Australia, starting late next month. Some while ago I said that at last I’d Got Round To It

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Australia’s sexism strikes again…

I’m angry. I’m disgusted. I’m sickened. Yet sadly, I’m not surprised. I’ve seen too much to be surprised at this… The direct reason for my anger this morning? – this article in today’s Melbourne The Age: ‘Virgin defends policy of separating men

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'Wombat & Cockie' script published

I’ve now published the annotated version of my film-script ‘Wombat & Cockie‘ in book-form – see the Tetradian Books website here for the book-info, and here for the free-download PDF e-book. Set in the drug-gangs culture of present-day Melbourne, it’s

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More on bushfires

The ferocity and scale of the recent Australian bushfires still remains utterly staggering. Watch this live video taken by a man who no doubt thought himself quite safe, with his brick-built home in a wide-open clearing, with an open view

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Bushfires

I moved back to Britain a bit more than a couple of years ago; prior to that I’d spent almost the whole of the previous twenty years in southern Victoria, first in Melbourne, then at a more country location in

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'Eureka!' script published

I’ve now published my sort-of film-script ‘Eureka!‘ in book-form – see the Tetradian Books website here for the book-info, and here for the free-download PDF e-book. Set in the Australian 1850s goldfields (mostly), it’s best described as a comedy/satire about

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