Kassia Byrnes

Kassia is a writer for PEDESTRIAN.TV. She mostly writes about travel, money and careers - all things she's been lucky enough to combine IRL. You can follow her adventures on Instagram @all_people_laugh

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How to get the best possible deal on your home loan

Before you pull the trigger on a home loan, you need to ensure that you’ve properly compared the options on offer to find the best deal. That’s the easy part. The hard part is knowing exactly what you should be looking for. Of course, before you start comparing home loans […]
How to get the best possible deal on your home loan
Lifestyle

CEOs share the skills needed for a top performing workforce

More and more businesses are trying to build a ‘talent first’ workforce. Why? Because it’s becoming increasingly clear that this leads to a more productive and efficient workplace.  So much so that a study by McKinsey & Co looking at 600,000 people across the entertainment, political and sporting industries found […]
CEOs share the skills needed for a top performing workforce
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. Australia will be second stop for Uber’s air-travel. Melbourne will be the third city in the world and the first outside the US to host the pilot project, after Dallas, Texas, and Los Angeles, California. 2. Afterpay launches new $300 million fundraising campaign. It’s hoping to raise […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. The Queen’s Birthday 2019 Honours List. A number of prominent Australians have been honoured over the weekend including Hugh Jackman, Kevin Rudd and Ita Buttrose. Read the full list here. 2. French finalists. Ash Barty became the first Aussie to win a French Open in almost 50 […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. Federal police insist recent media raids weren’t initiated by federal government. AFP Acting Commissioner Neil Gaughan said the force was not trying to intimidate when officers raided the ABC’s Sydney headquarters and the Canberra home of a News Corp reporter and that it supports “press freedom”. But […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. Australian house prices downturn officially the largest on record. Median home prices have now fallen 8.2% in nominal terms, surpassing the previous record decline seen in the early 1980s. 2. Trump slump. The World Bank says global economic growth is at its worst level in three years […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. Four people have been killed in Darwin overnight. A man opened fire in locations around the Northern Territory capital, killing four and injuring another. The shooter, who was known to police, is in custody. PM Scott Morrison confirmed it wasn’t an act of terrorism. I have been […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. Apple’s WWDC is happening right now. Here are the best updates you can expect to be coming to your iPhone. The tech giant has also announced the first new Mac Pro since 2013 and a little sweetener for Battlestar Galactica fans. 2. Trump causes a stir in […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning! 1. Huawei has reportedly stopped its smartphone production after US blacklist. The Chinese telco will “reassess” its target to become the world’s top smartphone vendor by the end of 2020, according to the South China Morning Post. 2. Elton John biopic falls foul of Russia’s “homosexual propaganda” laws. […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia