As part of our latest study The Modern Male we asked Australian men who best personifies the ideal man and it is Hugh Jackman’s name that was mentioned most often. Jackman possesses the qualities they admire most – he ticks a lot of boxes!
Some years ago I revisited a childhood home in Texas where I lived for a couple of years as a toddler. Getting off the bus in Clear Lake City, Huston I found myself standing in front of my old home. What struck me at that instant was just how small it was compared to my grandiose memories of it. The major road on which it sat was actually a tiny street and the vast playground further down the block a mere patch of green.
Several years ago, when Facebook was just gaining traction, I sat around a boardroom with a marketing team planning a campaign to reach young people. One senior person piped up at one point and insisted “we have to have a Facebook page,” to which everyone nodded in agreement. My response was less sanguine, in the form of the following question: “why?”