Sunday, March 24, 2019

the way we THINK

We love an opinion! Our columnists share their views with you. They are a funny bunch, but they all share one thing in common, and that’s sharing cool stuff with you.

Sam Mannering – If I Did It Again

I’m not going to go on about food in this column. I have to write about my biggest mistake. This is difficult for me.

Verity Johnson – Lessons Learnt

First rule of being a professional in media: no bleeding on things. Or biting, scratching, kicking, screaming or dribbling. No bodily fluids in general, really.

Hayden Ricketts – Who Needs A Digital Agency?

Our technical expert, Hayden Ricketts, from Digital Sciences, demystifies the digital agency.

Nathan Pettigrew – A Day At McLaren Falls

Our marine kayaker takes his paddles a few miles inland and explores the freshwater of McLaren Falls.

Recover: Anne Sharplin

We caught up with Anne Sharplin a year after appearing on our cover. I'm hoping she's had at least one night of unbroken sleep since then.

Verity Johnson – First Time in The Mount

Recently, I visited The Mount for the first time. I’d never been, unlike every other young person in New Zealand, who spent every new year there in an rtd-fuelled haze of happiness.

Yolande King – Questions To Ask Your Real Estate Agent

SELLING YOUR HOME? Our newest UNO. columnist, Yolande King from EVES Real Estate shows you where to start.

Sam Mannering – Food Education

There are two things I think kids should be given more of at school. First, there should be lessons about how tax works, because I still have almost no idea.

Mike Rudd – Serving in the Bosnian War

The Bosnian war, involving the breakup of the former Yugoslavia in 1992, was a violent and bloody affair. The international community decided to deploy humanitarian relief, and armed forces to enforce a peaceful solution.

Nathan Pettigrew – How to become a marine kayaker

THE OCEAN is my go-to place for clearing thoughts, working out, and allowing the positive ions to completely saturate me and enhance my general wellbeing.

11 tips to kick-start the digital era of your business

With 90 percent of New Zealand connected to the internet, and over two million of us shopping online, it’s more important than ever to understand your digital footprint. So, where do you start?

Louis Donovan – Opinions

Both young and old like to express opinions. Phrases like, 'back in the day...', 'we never had...' and 'when I grow up, I want to...' seem to crop up regularly.