Westpac did not impress the Twitterati with its recent social media campaign which culminated in the vaguely detailed announcement on Wednesday of its tie up with AirBnB to aid the Australians with the home ownership process.
Kristian Silva Brisbane got one of its first tastes of Hollywood when Paramount Pictures opened an office in the CBD in the 1920s. Nearly 90 years on, the movie company is set to quietly slip out of the River City.
Max Mason The Sydney Morning Herald continues to boast a near 1 million reader lead over its closest rival over print, online, mobile and tablet, according to the latest monthly audience figures.
John Thistleton Hume traders say they lost business and goodwill after Telstra internet fails for more than a week.
Malcolm Maiden The Australian dollar powered higher after the Reserve Bank's announcement on Tuesday afternoon that its cash rate was being held at 2 per cent, but it is a dead cat bounce. Our currency has further to fall before the commodity price slump ends.
Royce Millar and Simon Johanson The Federal Court has appointed administrators to a string of land-banking companies run by property spruiker Jamie McIntyre amid concerns about millions of dollars sunk into the schemes by investors.
Carolyn Cummins It happens every day. The boss calls a meeting but when you get to the room there are not enough chairs, or else there are only two of you in a big space.
Peter Ker Australia's biggest listed investment company believes the bottom of the market is near and is tapping investors for funds to exploit recent volatility.
Jared Lynch Ugg boot maker Emu is proud of its heritage, making its core product on the shores of the Barwon River in Geelong from sheep skins sourced entirely from Victoria's western district.
Brian Robins and Peter Ker Glencore's Australian coal boss Peter Freyberg says the company's Hunter Valley coal mines are under review.