Take a full 30 seconds, engage your brain and run your eyes over our charts.
Mathematics is from the Greek μάθημα máthēma, meaning “knowledge, study, and learning”. Aristotle liked to define things labelled mathematics, as “the science of quantity”.
Content marketing. The Missive is our main promotional vehicle. Before Missives came Snapshot. Consultancy briefs come to us. We react. It’s maybe not the best business model. But it is ours.
Some 1.1 million new homes have been built across Australia over the past decade. According to the census, most were detached houses, followed by townhouses and then apartments.
We know that the number and proportion of unoccupied homes across Australia is increasing. The latest national count found that 11.2% – or about one million – of our private dwellings were empty at this time last year.
Given yesterday’s post, quite a few of you wanted to know what was happening in the other states. So, here goes:
The last of the inflation reports – the producer price indexes – out last week, confirms the absence of significant inflationary pressures. Hence, no change in official interest rates yesterday.
The RBA guv, Philip Lowe, delivered an important speech last week titled, “The Labour Market and Monetary Policy”.
There is little doubt that our working environment is changing. We are seeing fewer full-time jobs; more part-time work and less wage growth. More are also working a second job to help make ends meet.
Our working environment is changing. Industries associated with building things are being replaced by services as the major driver behind our economy.