The latest stats on Australia’s Social Media Usage

There’s no doubt while we’ve been stuck indoors more than usual recently it’s had us flocking to social media as we try to stay connected at home. Social Media users in Australia are already some of the most active in the world, with a total of around 60% of the country’s population an active user…

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New commenting features coming to Instagram!

It’s been a busy few months at Instagram, a lot of new features have been released and announced by the platform. Most recently we’ve seen this with the ‘Support Small Business’ sticker on stories allowing us to tag our favourite businesses raising awareness in these times of social distance. But, now the platform have announced…

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Updates from Facebook & Instagram making life in isolation easier

As we approach almost week 6 of social distancing and isolation (in South Australia at least), this way of living is very much becoming normal as both individuals and as businesses. Facebook and Instagram have implemented a few new updates and features over this time to make our lives in isolation a little easier. Get…

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Read our Virtual Dinner Party Tips in The Advertiser!

On the front cover of todays Advertiser, the ever lovely and talented Katie Spain has covered the latest on Coronavirus hibernation and it’s all about zooming in for a virtual feast with friends! We shared our Virtual Dinner Party Tips that we have learnt from taking our monthly Giraffe Bar networking event online (P.S. you…

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Update on COVID-19 Business Support Available

In the constantly changing environment of the COVID-19 pandemic, it can be hard to keep up with the latest support available to businesses and where to start to get access to the initiatives. Over the long weekend where we switched a weekend away to #StayHome we gathered the latest updates we’ve received below. As the…

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Here’s how you can help businesses impacted by COVID-19

Thanks to the internet, email and online platforms working from home is a reality that’s possible for many in these challenging times. For other businesses working from home is impossible and the core of their business is social interaction. So, if you’re lucky enough to be in the position to keep working and earning your pay…

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COVID-19: What directors need to know

As we all come to terms with the impact of COVID-19. We’d like to share this article by the Australian Institute of Company Directors; Dr Amanda Rischbieth FAICD (Harvard Advance Leadership Fellow, Chairman of the National Blood Authority and an Associate Adjunct at the University of Adelaide) answers the key questions directors need to know…

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Ask the marketers: Is International Women’s Day still important?

It’s International Women’s Day on Sunday and to celebrate women, CMO decided to ask several successful women marketing and company leaders their thoughts around gender parity and keys to their respective successes. One of them was Purple Giraffe’s founder Lynda Schenk! Read the full article and Lynda’s response here.  

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Recruiting? Your top tips to filling a vacancy with Facebook!

Growing your business?  Need staff? Recruiting can be costly and time consuming and is never an easy task. Fortunately the recruiting landscape is ever changing and there’s a new way for your business to find the perfect candidate. Facebook job postings. Facebook is a heavy traffic platform with more than 1.6 billion daily active users…

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