Warren Macdonald's Blog

June 2, 2012

One Plus One

 I had the opportunity in Sydney recently to be a guest on Jane Hutcheon’s “One Plus One” program on the ABC. You can watch it online HERE (runs approx 10 mins).
April 16, 2012

What a Leader Looks like

People often ask me who my heroes are, expecting I think my response to include perhaps a famous mountaineer, a sporting legend; or some other historical figure. I see the look of recognition in their […]
April 24, 2011

For the Explorer in you…

God be with those who explore in the cause of understanding; whose search takes them far from what is familiar and comfortable and leads them into danger or terrifying loneliness. Let us try to understand […]
April 22, 2011

In Celebration of Earth Day…

November 29, 2010

Taking Sharing Offline

Sharing on Facebook is great; it allows us to spread ideas (like this one). Landshare (www.landshareaustralia.com.au) takes things a step further by providing access to land we might not be using, to someone with the […]
October 29, 2010

Buy Now, Pay later

Here’s a glimpse into the future for you: From Australia’s Sunshine Coast Daily A WORLD-FIRST trial of a personal carbon trading scheme that will also target obesity, is to be conducted by Southern Cross University […]
September 13, 2010

Close Encounters of the Extraordinary Kind

I almost got to meet an amazing individual at a potluck a couple of nights back. I say almost, because I missed meeting Thomas Kamiya by 12 hours, as he had packed up his tools […]
July 30, 2010

Share a Secret…

I want to share a little secret with you. You’re in charge. Not your boss, not your husband or wife. Believe it or not, it’s not even your kids who are in control of your […]
July 29, 2010

Disconnected- Take Two

Interesting to see the debate continue around global warming. Is it real? Is it fake? Is the threat of global warming being pumped up to move us closer to a global carbon tax? I suspect […]