Australia Day 2011


Happy “Australia Day” wherever you may be! Today, January 26, is Australia’s national day and marks the anniversary of the arrival of the First Fleet at Sydney Cove in 1788.  Generally, it’s a pretty laid-back day given over to picnics, barbecues and other outdoor celebrations. The 2010 Legatum Prosperity Index was recently published… …and Australia […]

Looking Ahead – Marketing Calendar February 2011


Next month is February… …and that means Valentine’s Day (February 14, of course)! Other dates of note… 2 February – Groundhog Day 3 February – Chinese New Year (it’s the “Year of The Rabbit”) 6 February – Monopoly first went on sale in 1935 21 February – Presidents’ Day (USA) For more unusual anniversaries and […]