Slider

Join ‘Think!’ for every Friday email – culture, bad habits, entrepreneurship, marketing et cetera – articles / podcasts

HOT CONTENT

Working from home is here to stay

It has been said that if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day. South Australians are more savvy than that. They know that work has its place, but there are many more important things....

RANDOM POSTS OF 2020 OMG!

Panic and opportunity

Oh, my God! What a crazy time we are living through. We are...

Unsettled but optimistic: Talking to teens about COVID-19

Last night Square Holes conducted an online focus group with young adults under...

WE HAVE A NEW SHOP

OLIVIA DRYDEN
$78

SHOP NOW!

OLIVIA DRYDEN
$120

SHOP NOW!

CAROL DADDS
$289

SHOP NOW!

A side-hustle to support and profile local artists and artisans producing amazing products that bring joy and spark curiosity.

RANDOM PODCAST EPISODES

Elaine Stead – Tall poppies and mediocrity

Today we are joined by Elaine Stead from Blue...

Barry Enderwick – How Netflix killed Blockbuster

Today we are joined by former Netflix marketer Barry...
JP Drake

John-Paul Drake – Riding the Retail Rodeo

Today we are joined by JP, John Paul Drake...

Professor David Corkindale – Marketing past, present and future

Professor David Corkindale takes us back to the pioneering days of marketing. David is Emeritus...

Yarmila Alfonzetti – Culture, Innovation and Opera

How do you innovate and reinvigorate an opera company...

Ray Poynter – The Future of Market Research

There is likely no better man to talk to about where market research is heading...

How a Start-Up is like ‘Dating’

Before I got married, I had been on a few dates, had lots of crushes, and a couple of relationships. The dating dance was...

How to (not) innovate like a Bank

Banks, and other similarly large businesses with long histories, are successful at generating significant profits, but painstakingly slow at change and highly risk averse....

How to build a world leading festival city

As the bitumen cools at night, the sprinklers whirr, the sky floods pinks and oranges over the sea every night, and our bones adjust...

Commercial Karma

I was delighted when I recently heard the phrase ‘commercial karma’ for the first time.  If you do right by someone, they will...

Strategy in a Post COVID-19 World

If you look on the Internet right now, you’ll find everybody giving advice about how to survive the COVID-19 lockdown. Reduce costs,...

Paint the counter

My first job when I graduated from university was at the H J Heinz company in Dandenong Victoria.  I was an assistant product...

RANDOM POSTS OF BEHAVIOUR CHANGE

Let’s talk about death and other scary topics

Human nature is to avoid discussing topics preferred to be avoided. The behavioural norm is...

Embrace your UGLY (and the Pratfall Effect)

No matter how much you try to fight it with the latest hair tonic and...

Rational and irrational FEAR

Do you ever feel that no matter how much things change, they just stay the...

AWE INSPIRING GUEST TALKS

Stephen Scheeler
Five things I learned from being the oldest employee at Facebook

Kristina Dryza
Archetypes and Mythology
Why they matter even more so today

TODAY'S TOP READS

MOST READ 'HOW TO GUIDES'

PROUD SPONSOR

Square Holes is proud to sponsor and support the arts, innovation and others making the world better, including ...

A side-hustle to support local artists and artisans producing amazing products that inspire joy and spark curiosity.