The cost of Identity Theft has grown to over a $1.6Bn per annum, just in Australia alone. Worldwide that figure is probably around $20Bn. A staggering amount of money, which generally comes from credit card fraud. Who pays for the fraud, a mix of the customer and the organisation if the customer can prove it…
Insights from experience
There are many titles to describe each person in the workplace. So many have “manager” in the title but I fear the majority are a boss not a manager and for sure not a leader. I hear a call of “that’s a bit harsh” but lets look at it.
How many people are trained as managers?
The movie made from the book “The Martian” starring Matt Damon is being released October 2015.
It was a great book to read and I am looking forward to seeing it captured as a movie. The levels of loneliness and despair shown by the book character, his resourcefulness, intelligence and skills will be a difficult thing…
Large cities and their business communities around the world are renowned for being cold, fast, power and money hungry. Be it London, New York, Singapore or Sydney, they are all pretty much laser focused on the needs of the individual. It’s reflected in business everyday, the attitude of “screw you” is prevalent, rather than a…
It was a pleasure to recently meet and work with Tim. His extensive business experience brought new insight to the project we worked on, and his input was focused, strategic and important to delivering a much improved product.Bronwyn Eynon-LewisAssociate Director, Client GrowthMinter Ellison
I worked with Tim at Catalyst on multiple projects and always felt strong support from his side whether on resolving different issues, or finding new ways to do my own work more effective, or communicating with the clients. Tim is very accomplished, respectful manager and human being. Many times he provided me with good advice borrowing from decades of his life experience. No matter what happened he always remained calm and positive, often revealing fresh prospective on things and events. Tim's is an excellent communicator and negotiator able to "step in other people's shoes" and see things from their prospective. He is also fun to work with, very approachable and having good sense of humour. I wholeheartedly recommend Tim to any organisation or company that value peopleAndrei MetelskiTesting ManagerCatalyst IT Australia
Tim's professionalism, support and dedication to find a way to succeed speaks volumes of his character and made doing business with him so much easier. Tim took time to understand his client needs, the culture, environment and most importantly the outcome that was required. I have no hesitation in recommending TIm.Ray ArandezBusiness Technology Partner at Victoria PoliceVictoria Police
As with all IT projects there are challenges and Tim was professional and supportive and he always presented constructive approaches to addressing these challenges as he had taken the time to understand the client , the stakeholders requirements, processes and culture so that he could deliver the resources & services required. He is professional, considered, thorough and all with a wry sense of humour.Peter LoweAssociate Director, Technology Enablement, AdvisoryKPMG Australia
Tim has an intuitive ability to determine what matters in business. He is a joy to work with and encourages the best out of teams.Andrew GillPartnerMinter Ellison
I have known Tim for over ten years on a professional basis. During the formative stages of redeveloping Mobile Innovations into Engin, the market leader of VoIP in Australia, Tim was actively engaged as both a sounding board during the ideation process and a mentor during the productisation process for Engin's product range. He is passionate about telecommunications and innovation is a strong advocate to have during this critical phase of product development.Ilkka TalesCEOMobile Innovations