President’s Report & Musings on ANZURA’s Annual Conference 2012

Welcome to this Summer 2012 edition of the Arena. No doubt this will find you preparing for that hectic time of year as Christmas, New Year and the summer holidays loom. I wish you all a happy and save season. It’s been an eventful few months since the last edition as many of us made … read more of President’s Report & Musings on ANZURA’s Annual Conference 2012.

Surprises from the Undercover Boss

The TV show Undercover Boss shows bosses going undercover in their own companies.  Typically, the bosses change their appearance, get a job on the shop floor, or at the shop counter, and experience work in their company as an employee.  Eventually they come clean, reveal their true identity and bestow gifts, salary increases and significant … read more of Surprises from the Undercover Boss.

Evolutionary Timeline

The timeline of our planet’s history is indeed a long one. Four thousand six hundred million (4,600,000,000) years from its birth as a fiery ball coalescing from a wildly spinning solar disk during a time aptly known as the Hadean Aeon to the present day is an impossibly long time for anyone to imagine. Particularly … read more of Evolutionary Timeline.

More Things in Heaven and Earth

A few years back, the TV station SBS would often take a moment, between programs, to remind us of  something. A deep, raspy voice would simply say: The world is an amazing place…. Indeed it is. And the more we learn about the world, the more amazing it becomes. In every field, researchers find that … read more of More Things in Heaven and Earth.