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Defects are not so much a technological problem as a sociological problem.

It's the system for building systems that we should be correcting.

The only unforgivable failure is the failure to learn from past failure.

Tom DeMarco: "Controlling Software Projects - Management Measurement & Estimation"

The lamp of experience... I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.

Patrick Henry

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Sun, 15 Sep 2019 17:06:39 +1000
ASX set for subdued opening ahead of US Fed, jobs data
The local market is set to for a quiet start to the week ahead of big economic events here and overseas.
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Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:10:00 +1000
The boss barometer : A startup to boost parental leave
Fairygodboss is on a path to become the go-to place for women to discuss their employers and band together to effect change.
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Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Fiji Airways slams 'aggressive' Qantas
Fiji Airways has slammed Qantas for an “aggressive” move to expand direct flights to Fiji, saying the decision could hurt the Fijian economy.
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Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Private school enrolments slump as parents feel economic pinch
Private schools have been hit by a drop in enrolments, forcing some to take on more debt as parents facing cost of living pressure choose public schools.
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Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Biggest super fund vows to vote against companies with one woman boards
AustralianSuper will vote against the election of directors at more than 50 companies in the ASX200 that have just one or no women on their board.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 13:19:30 +1000
Regulators review safety of popular heartburn drugs like Zantac
Drug-safety officials are looking into whether Sanofi stomach medication Zantac and generic versions contain dangerous levels of the probable carcinogen NDMA.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:26:27 +1000
Smile! One of Wall Street's worst IPOs creates 30-year-old billionaires
SmileDirectClub's shares plunged 28 per cent on their first day of trading, but its founders still joined the growing ranks of young self-made billionaires.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:04:41 +1000
WeWork ploughs ahead with IPO, with valuation seen as low as $15 billion
The embattled office sharing company on Friday announced a series of governance changes it hopes will be enough to bolster demand for its stock.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:48:52 +1000
New York finds $1.5b in hidden transfers by family behind OxyContin
The transfers bolster allegations that the Sacklers worked to shield their wealth in recent years amid legal threats over their role in America's opioid crisis.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:22:34 +1000
A scathing London Stock Exchange sends $54b Hong Kong suitor packing
LSE Chairman Don Robert delivered one of the most brutal takeover rejections in recent memory with a laundry list of reasons why the $53.5 billion bid is wanting.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 08:54:30 +1000
Like 'going to war': Boeing gears up to return 737 MAX to the skies
Amid hopes for approval to fly the jet again within weeks, the planemaker is preparing one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 08:17:42 +1000
Thanks TINA: Wall Streets ends week higher as US-China tensions ease
US stocks surged this week to within striking distance of all-time highs, earning trillions back for investors after a tumultuous August.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +1000
Westpac's next choice of chairman a test for post-Hayne world
The current term of Westpac chairman Lindsay Maxsted is likely to be his last at the bank, setting up an interesting succession question.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:52:46 +1000
Hunger for non-discretionary retail puts Coles on the menu
Grocery giant Coles will tap investors’ appetite for non-discretionary retail assets as it seeks to offload a supermarket and Kmart store in Boronia, in Melbourne’s outer eastern suburbs.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:52:05 +1000
Purpose before profit: How ethical investment is transforming Australian retail
Australian retailers are vying for the increasing number of ethical dollars in the pockets of retail and institutional investors.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:10:00 +1000
What to do if your boss puts you on a performance improvement plan
There’s a positive way to look at the situation: It's an opportunity to focus on overcoming your weaknesses at work and becoming more successful.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:10:00 +1000
Too much information: Conscious ignorance can make us smarter
Einstein once said information is not knowledge. Never has this been more relevant than in the days of the internet and its mountains of useless facts.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:05:00 +1000
Without reserve
The Australian Hotels Association's night of nights.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:04:00 +1000
Should I dob in a stranger for watching porn at work?
You’re not so different to this scam emailer: you’re threatening to ruin the life of a complete stranger, but you’re not even doing it for money.
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Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Teoh's extraordinary testimony reveals a corporate governance nightmare
TPG's board was characterised as a bunch of 'yes' men who agreed to whatever David Teoh was proposing, no matter that it involved spending billions on construction and spectrum.
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