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The pandemic pivot: 5 ways coronavirus shifted HR priorities

With the ups and down during the pandemic, one thing remained clear for businesses: exceptional HR is not an optional extra – it’s a necessity.

Let’s Talk: The office vs. working from home?

Working from home is now a viable option for many businesses. So, this far into the pandemic, what do we think? Work office vs. Home? Let's talk...

How your business should approach reducing headcount following the end of JobKeeper

As JobKeeper closes, businesses may need to reduce headcount to keep wage bills affordable. Here's how to approach a restructure legally and effectively...

The fitness franchise that’s punched up during the pandemic

Boxing and strength-focused fitness franchise 12RND Fitness has 18 more locations set to launch in 2021. We chat to Co-Founder Tim West...

Want to start a business? Here are 5 things you need to know

From accounting to staffing, you must consider these things before embarking on your business..

Let’s Talk: Cost cutting in business and what you can do to save

Running a business is a challenge at the best of times, but throw in a pandemic and the associated economic woes - and cost cutting has never been more important.

‘We built our first app by accident’: Vector AI

Not many people build an app that reaches a million users within the first year of release.

Let’s Talk: Pivoting

Business was hit hard during the pandemic. However a number of businesses who successfully changed their strategy have managed to not only...

‘We’re putting Wi-Fi in products that don’t exist yet’: Morse Micro

Today, being disconnected from Wi-Fi would be incapacitating for most businesses. Yet Wi-Fi is a relatively recent innovation.

Let’s Talk: Sales

Sales and marketing involves understanding your business' unique selling points and communicating them to a customer base. However, other variables such as...

Putting in the final touches: Contactile’s world-first tactile sensor

Some of the world’s most important advances in robotics are happening here in Australia. While interest and investment pour...

Fruitful business: how Ripe Robotics is transforming robotics and agriculture

Quitting your job and following your passion is more common on theatre screens than in real life, however it’s exactly what happened...

‘If you launch a company during an uneasy time and you don’t fail, you know it’s good’: Joan Westenberg

Joan Westenberg is the founder of PR firm Studio Self and D&I consultancy QueerInclusive. Joan has written for the SF Chronicle, Wired,...

Let’s Talk: End of Year Sales

Christmas is just around the corner, which means that businesses are preparing for the busiest time of year. Knowing how to position...

‘I like the idea of being a global citizen’: Anastasia Volkova

Dr Anastasia Volkova is the CEO and Co-founder of FluroSat, an agtech business that uses drone and satellite data to inform agronomists...

Let’s Talk: Making life easier

Businesses are increasingly able to streamline workflows and finances through technology, lifting productivity and accelerating growth. However the right technology can also...

‘Looking to the future, we should be very cautious’: Why a vaccine will not end uncertainty for businesses

As COVID-19 vaccines roll out across the world, businesses are experiencing a rare moment of optimism. However questions about...

How focusing on people spurred 2,390 per cent growth: Half Dome

Half Dome, a media and technology business, claimed the top spot on the Deloitte Tech Fast 50 list this year, notching up...

Let’s Talk: Business Model

Writing a business model looks different to each company. It can be a simple plan that evolves over time or even be...

Let’s Talk: Goals

Being able to set tangible goals is key to improving and growing your business. However there are a number of factors that...