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Michael Ow
Works at Pride Social
Attended Curtin University of Technology, Perth
Lives in Sydney, Australia
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Damned if you do, damned if you don't?
The severity of the Heartbleed bug means that rushing to change passwords could backfire
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Thinking of getting into SSD...
A hard drive is a hard drive, right? Not exactly. We lay out the differences between SSD and HDD storage to help you figure out which type is the best choice.
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In 15 minutes a week, you can get closer to your optimal work life.
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Be happy - at least for today anyway... Happy International Day of Happiness! :)
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O well, another one... panic stations??
Mashable
A look at which companies have issued a security patch to fix the Heartbleed bug.
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Be a #FoodHero   #oxfam  
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Tribute to Ayrton Senna from Google - he would have been 54 today...
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayrton_Senna
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HAPPY ST PATRICK'S DAY! from Google and Me!
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Work
Occupation
Freelance Social Media Manager - contact me for details
Skills
Freelance Social Media Manager / Highly experienced Outsource Team Manager / Entrepreneur / Data Manager / Content Manager
Employment
  • Pride Social
    Freelance Social Media Manager, 2013 - present
    Freelance social media management, community management, setting up social network accounts, managing posts/replies, supporting social media marketing campaigns, monitoring, specialising in Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and more. Let's discuss your requirements.
  • Chefolicious.com
    Owner, 2011 - present
  • Truelocal.com.au
    Data Manager, 2012 - 2013
  • Constellation Hotels
    Central Reservations & Rewards Manager, 2011 - 2011
  • Hotelclub
    Content Manager, 2005 - 2011
  • Novotel Brighton Beach
    Reservations & Yield Manager, 2004 - 2005
  • Accor
    Various, 1997 - 2004
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Sydney, Australia
Previously
Perth, Australia - Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Story
Tagline
Social Media Manager, Team Manager, Entrepreneur, Author, Data / Content Manager, Marketer, all round nice guy in pursuit of more happiness.
Introduction
Happy go lucky kinda guy, pursuing happiness and freedom to complete doing the things on my Top 100 Things To Do Before I Die List (Bucket List - haha!). Do you want to live forever?

Freelance Social Media Manager, Data Manager, Author, Content Manager, Marketer, all round nice guy in pursuit of more happiness.

Startups - I have a problem to solve; seeking developers to tee up with on this project.
Bragging rights
Created Chefolicious site - project management.
Education
  • Curtin University of Technology, Perth
    Bachelor of Business, 1989 - 1992
  • Scotch College, Perth
    Secondary Education, 1987 - 1988
  • George Fam Secondary School
    Secondary Education, 1982 - 1986
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Gender
Male
Looking for
Friends, Networking
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Heartbleed: don't rush to update passwords, security experts warn
www.theguardian.com

The severity of the Heartbleed bug means that rushing to change passwords could backfire

Olympic charter features on Google as it enters row over Russian anti-ga...
www.theguardian.com

Search engine's logo presented in the colours of the rainbow flag to coincide with the opening of the Winter Games in Sochi

Apple’s New Mac Pro Goes On Sale Dec. 19 Online And In Retail Starting A...
techcrunch.com

Apple has just announced that its new Mac Pro computer, featuring that signature 'Darth Vader' design, will be available for sale starting t

iOS 6.1.3 Has Wi-Fi Problems, Settings Grayed Out – Apple Support
news.softpedia.com

iOS 6.1.3 seems to be plagued by numerous issues, including battery drainage and, most recently, Wi-Fi problems. A considerable number of cu

Facebook news feed ads generate 49X more clicks at 45% less cost (study)
venturebeat.com

"A year ago we were having the discussion that Facebook doesn't work, and GM is pulling its ads," AdRoll president Adam Berke told me this m

Our world in perspective!
www.thirstyforbeer.com

On September 3rd, 2003 - the Hubble Space Telescope watched a small area in the night sky for 4 months. This is what it found!

7 Tips For Getting Yourself To Go To Bed On Time
www.linkedin.com

Since I’ve started my Happiness Projects, I’ve become more and more convinced that sleep is vital to happiness and energy. (Here are fourtee

Apple is finally allowing developers to sell their apps. Here's why (and...
venturebeat.com

With over 300,000 mobile developers building 900,000 apps for the iOS apps store, you would think that occasionally someone would want to se

How Australian employees are losing confidence in their bosses
anthillonline.com

Leadership has lost its way. A major survey reveals that Australian executives are losing the respect and confidence of the people they lead

Google Lat Long: Meet the new Google Maps: A map for every person and place
google-latlong.blogspot.com

In the past, such a notion would have been unbelievable: a map was just a map, and you got the same one for New York City, whether you were

The Pitch Deck We Used To Raise $500,000 For Our Startup
onstartups.com

A surprisingly generous sharing of ideas (and the actual deck) from a successful fund-raise.

5 Tips for Effective Management of Your Business’ Social Media Marketing
www.socialmediopolis.com

SocialMediopolis is a free, spam-free private community for professional social media marketers. The entire range of social media venues and

How Companies Structure Social Media Teams [Infographic]
www.socialmediopolis.com

An article discussing how companies structure their social media teams.

Google Doodle Gets Animated to Salute Designer Saul Bass
mashable.com

Wednesday's Google Doodle honors designer Saul Bass, famous for opening segments in Alfred Hitchcock films.

LinkedIn Turns 10: Celebrating 10 Years of Relationships That Matter
blog.linkedin.com

Ten years ago, I co-founded LinkedIn in my living room with the mission of connecting the world’s professionals to make them more productive

Doing What You Love
www.slideshare.net

Video of talk here: http://seanwes.com/doing-what-you-love

Video shows cargo plane plunging to ground after take-off from Bagram ai...
www.news.com.au

DRAMATIC footage has emerged that is believed to be of a US cargo airline crash that killed all seven crew members on board.

The World’s First Web Page Is Back Online
au.businessinsider.com

The European organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN), has brought back the world’s first Web page to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the

Why Small Businesses Are Losing On Social Media
www.forbes.com

A new report from online business community Manta shows that, desperate to increase sales numbers in 2013, American small business owners ar

The Top Five SEO Mistakes According To Google's Matt Cutts
searchengineland.com

In a recently published Webmaster video, Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, listed off the top five SEO mistakes webmasters make. Mat

Convenient, right next to bottle shop and near other shops. Needs more regular cleaning as it can be quite grubby and disgusting due to spit and grime.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Nice service and good food to go. Particularly love their pizzas.
Food: GoodDecor: GoodService: Very good
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
The coffee is hot, the staff friendly and the decor is homely. They have a back room area for more private conversations when mothers don't have their kids there. I feel welcome here.
Food: Very goodDecor: Very goodService: Very good
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
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Accurate order taking and the pizzas were on time for our pickup. Some pizzas were cut to inconsistent slice sizes.
Food: Very goodDecor: Poor to fairService: Very good
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Good customer service most times but falls down at times when they're busy. The shop is spacious but layout is challenged.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Allow about $10 per pizza when ordering freely from all menus. Spent under $50 for 5 pizzas.
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago