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What’s your plan if you need time off work?

Sickness, injury and other life events that require extended time off work can happen at any time. When you own a business...

South Australia announces ‘flagship’ space mission with 2021 satellite launch

South Australia has announced plans to launch a low-orbit satellite, becoming the first state government to do so. The...

Social and economic costs from COVID-19 to persist long after the pandemic, says World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report 2021 has unveiled an alarming risk outlook of short-term healthcare battles and long-term environmental...

Harnessing technology to deliver world-class cancer care

For the Icon Group, delivering world-class cancer care across Australia, New Zealand, and Asia has required extensive travel to train staff and...

Four ways automation will change the future of Aussie workplaces

Keeping a lid on costs while maintaining productivity has become a key objective for many Australian businesses, but successfully balancing these imperatives...

Australia to begin economic recovery in 2021: Deloitte

The latest Deloitte Access Economics Business Outlook figures reveal that Australia is well on the road to economic...

How to repair your corporate culture after letting employees go

Was your business forced to implement a redundancy programme, as the COVID-19 downturn began to impact turnover and profits?  If so, you’re...

How to support someone who may be suicidal

Many of us will notice changes in the people around us and get the feeling that 'something is not right' or is...

Trump becomes first US President to be impeached twice

The US House of Representatives has condemned President Donald Trump on a single impeachment count of "incitement of insurrection", making him the...

250 million Indian farmers protest agricultural reforms

India is currently witnessing one of the world's largest planned strikes in human history. Protestors are agitating against...

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. 

Resilience: the key to survival in 2021

COVID-19 has tested business owners’ personal and professional resilience like never before and entrepreneurs continue to need internal fortitude as they face...

Epichem: Keeping Australians safe through science

As Australia’s leading provider of synthetic and medicinal chemistry services, Epichem met the challenges of COVID-19 head on, by protecting its business...

How to build a peer support network

As a small business owner, you don’t always have the backup of formal social supports offered by larger employers. 

How HR automation can simplify your life

Automation can remove manual, time-consuming processes in nearly all areas of business, and human resources (HR) is no different. Many of the...

American Express partners with Brisbane-based fintech Sniip

American Express has partnered with Sniip, an Australian mobile bill payments platform, allowing Sniip members to pay bills with AMEX.

Supporting people experiencing mental ill-health on an ongoing basis

As a friend, family member or business colleague you can make an important contribution to someone’s recovery from mental ill-health.

Cultured meat trailblazer Vow raises US $6m of fresh funding

Aiming to not just outperform meat but replace it, Australian cultured meat company, Vow, has banked US$6 million of fresh funding.

Loan deferrals decrease as banks steer customers towards paying ‘as soon as possible’

Data released from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority shows that loan deferrals have decreased, as exits from deferrals outweigh new entries for...

Democrats control US Senate with historic Georgia runoff wins

Democrats will control the US Senate under Joe Biden’s presidency, advancing the Biden administration’s ability to pursue their legislative agenda in both...