Expert Educators and Mentor Schools pushing the boundaries of technology in education

Australia has long been a leader in using technology to improve learning opportunities for students.  Globally, Australia is seen as one of the most forward thinking countries in the world when it comes to transforming education. At Microsoft, we are excited to see the innovative ways in which Australian schools are embracing technology, how teachers…


9-5 is a song, not a lifestyle

Today, Microsoft Australia’s managing director, Pip Marlow, challenged me to not come into office. I wasn’t alone. She challenged our entire Australian workforce to stay away. Traditionally, when you get asked to stay away from work, it’s probably not a great thing. However, in this scenario, we’ll still be working – just not in the…


Australia adjusting? Or Australia disrupting?

When I travel to different Microsoft subsidiaries around the world, people often ask me, ‘what’s in the water in Australia?’ While most countries have struggled to some degree over the last five challenging years, Australia has continued to grow, and on most measures we’re doing exceptionally well. But we can’t be complacent, and as the…