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Let’s Talk: Automation – To be or not to be for your business?

Automation, what is it good for? Is automation a good idea for all businesses? What limitations are there? Let's talk..

6 most commonly overlooked cost savings in business

From paying more than necessary to cutting budgets on activities that bring home the bacon, here are some of the most commonly overlooked savings in business to look out for in 2021.

Three ways to ensure your employees work safely from home

When a pandemic effects a revolution, by making remote work common, employers must re-think their approach. They have to answer this question: How do you ensure a safe place of work when that place is an employee’s home? Here are three practical suggestions.

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...

How business crisis pressures can produce disruptive diamonds

Disruption waits for no one, especially not a pandemic. Innovative thinking should be top priority during a crisis. Read on...

Financial democratisation: The people are now dictating the money game, not banks

Demand, competition and technology are driving seismic changes in the financial landscape, with power heading from the banks to the people...

Keep it human: How to boost engagement in a more digitised, flexible workplace

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we work, fast-tracking the digitisation of business and our ideas around flexible working.  While many people talk about...

The fusion of CEO and CFO is the future of HR

Byline: Alicia Roach, Director of QHR and Creator of eQ8 With so much buzz around “The Future of Work” it seems only natural to think...

The five keys to a successful business partnership

Byline: Ak Sabbagh Nothing is of more importance to a successful business than working with the right people. When it comes to partnerships, that’s even more...

The future of fintech in Agribusiness

Thought leadership byline: Sam Fitzpatrick, Agribusiness Lead, Western Union Business Solutions Agribusiness in Australia: the lay of the land Australia’s agribusiness sector is currently estimated to be...

You don’t have to do everything; the power of outsourcing in small business

To achieve my business mission, I cannot be bogged down creating websites, running social media campaigns, building sales funnels and doing my own PR. If...

Interview discussion: the qualities of a great leader

Ben Foote, CEO of the Australian Institute of Management, shared his insights into the skills and strategies on upskilling and staying relevant in an ever-evolving...

How to get a brand 10 times your size to join forces with you

If you’re itching to get on board with a much bigger brand, and feel that the timing is right, you need to go about...

Preparing for an IPO? Here are 4 things to consider in your PR strategy

Going public is a huge step for any company. Taking a company from private to public through an IPO (or ‘initial public offering’) and...

Let’s Talk: Competition

Today we posed the question of competition, and whether the big financial institutions can survive without Fintech or not. We know that competition in the...

The power of human connection

In a world where businesses grow more alienated from their customers every day, the rise of AI and chatbots threaten to cut out human...

Five things you need to know before selling overseas

The advancement of technology has radically changed the way that consumers browse for items and make purchases. Shopping online for items overseas has become...

IT vendors are missing out middle sized companies

Byline: Florian Malecki, International Product Marketing Senior Director at StorageCraft Remember Jan Brady in the ’70s sitcom The Brady Bunch? She was the awkward and...

3 reasons to buy mum a socially conscious gift this mother’s day

Mother’s Day is coming up and we all know the drill - time to come up with a good gift idea for Mum! But...