An obituary

Torrie, my four-legged companion for 12 years, passed away on 8 February. (Obviously, it’s taken me a while to muster up the courage to share this news online.) Torrie, who was unceremoniously introduced to our household by yours truly, was tough and chewed through bone like it was cheese. She ran like a greyhound and…

CULTURE INCLUDED ON AFR’S WOMEN OF INFLUENCE LIST

Probably, I would be thrilled to be named on a national list of influential women. That hasn’t happened yet. Maybe one day it will. Nonetheless, two women who graduated from the university that I currently contribute to were. Both women were listed under the inaugural Culture category, which I’m pleased to see included. One is…

HOW TO GET A JOB AT FACEBOOK

From coding in high school to flying 12,000 km to intern with social media elite, meet Facebook’s newest recruit. Sam Dunster, from Kiama, Australia, got his foot in the door at the social media giant Facebook via a 12-week production engineer internship in Menlo Park, California, USA, last year. “Interning at Facebook was unlike anything…