Fiona Wood

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Name: Fiona Wood
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Strict classes stifle innovation

, 2:45 amProfessor Fiona WoodSchoolchildren should be encouraged to come up with new ideas rather than simply regurgitate what they have been told, says world-renowned WA burns specialist Fiona Wood.Professor Wood, a mother of six, told a Perth business ... [Published West Australian - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 2 reports

Hartshill 'trans-woman' welcomes publicity over Frank Maloney's sex change plans

THE publicity surrounding boxing promoter Frank Maloney planning to undergo a sex change operation could be positive for the transgender community - according to a woman who underwent the same procedure.The 61-year-old, who guided Lennox Lewis to the ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Burnt William bounces back

CLARE Craggs still tears up from the emotional scars left after watching her son William Kee spill hot coffee on himself 18 months ago.But William has no scars on his body from the accident, thanks to Clare’s quick thinking and her first aid training ... [Published InMyCommunity - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Five great lessons in business success from five business success stories

I spent an enjoyable evening on Thursday at the launch of Go Grow Online , a campaign from Enterprise Nation supported by BT, Microsoft and Verisign.With research showing that 50% of small businesses don't have a website, the initiative aims to help entrepreneurs ... [Published Business Zone - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

WA | Mom’s first aid training saves boy from lifelong scarring

William Kee of Furnissdale was nearly two years old when he suffered severe burns from a household accident.His mother, Clare Craggs, had recently completed a first aid course and knew what to do in an emergency.“When my son was 23 months old he was badly ... [Published Big Medicine - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Australia Most Trusted People's List by Reader's Digest

Hills Hoist has been named Australia’s most ‘iconic brand’ (edging out Arnott’s and Vegemite), while Guide Dogs is the nation’s most trusted charity. And of all the names, products and services that fight for our attention, Dettol is the one we believe ... [Published MediaWeek.com.au - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Five minutes with…John Nerurker, Mills Oakley

John Nerurker, the CEO of Mills Oakley, tells Australasian Lawyer about reshaping the traditional mind-set of the firm and his hobbies of 4WDing and riding dirt bikesWhat made you decide to work in a law firm?The collegiality which comes with a large ... [Published Australasian Lawyer - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

For Avita, 'NICE' Decision In September Could Be Huge

Summary The UK's MTAC is expected to meet on July 17th to review data on Avita Medical's ReCell for the treatment of burns and scalds. A positive recommendation to MTAC to NICE would facilitate reimbursement of ReCell in the UK, opening up a huge market ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

In Warney and Hugh Jackman we trust not so much George Pell

Crown princess Mary made the top 10. Photograph: Splash News/Corbis More Australians trust Shane Warne than cardinal George Pell and, although their faith in Tony Abbott has slipped, they still view the prime minister as more trustworthy than Clive P ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 06 2014 - 1 reports

19 Truly Brilliant Young Adult Books You Can Enjoy At Any Age

You don’t have to be a teen to love YA. On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta Goodreads Rating: 4.18/5 stars Released as Jellicoe Road in the US, this is a masterful story from one of Australia's most popular YA authors. It weaves together ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jun 06 2014]

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"i sold my house to fund my business. it's gone" said Naturally Cool Kids founder Fiona Wood to audible gasps from the audience...

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Strict classes stifle innovation [Published West Australian - Aug 13 2014]
Hartshill 'trans-woman' welcomes publicity over... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 12 2014]
Hartshill 'trans-woman' welcomes publicity over... [Published The Sentinel - Aug 12 2014]
Burnt William bounces back [Published InMyCommunity - Aug 06 2014]
Five great lessons in business success from fiv... [Published Business Zone - Aug 01 2014]
WA | Mom’s first aid training saves boy from li... [Published Big Medicine - Jul 24 2014]
Australia Most Trusted People's List by Reader'... [Published MediaWeek.com.au - Jul 22 2014]
Five minutes with…John Nerurker, Mills Oakley [Published Australasian Lawyer - Jul 21 2014]
For Avita, 'NICE' Decision In September Could B... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 15 2014]
In Warney and Hugh Jackman we trust not so muc... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 17 2014]
19 Truly Brilliant Young Adult Books You Can En... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jun 06 2014]
Fall 2014 Children's Sneak Previews [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Feb 22 2014]
Middle-aged men ‘dream of younger wives’ [Published Topnews.in - Mar 01 2012]
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