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It’s gold, gold, gold to SWAN Systems in FoodBytes! Pitch 2020

SWAN Systems, a precision irrigation and fertiliser platform founded by Western Australian farmers has won the global agtech category of international start-up...

Accessing salaries in advance: Australian fintech secures $4m of Series A

Australian fintech Beforepay has today announced the successful completion of its AU$4 million Series A capital raise. The round, which closed in...

Working from home benefits employers as well as employees

The COVID-19 pandemic has seen remote working transition from being a personal preference to a matter of safety. The challenge for small...

Debunking Open Banking to democratise financial services

Open Banking is here. It’s not scary, and it could save you money. I asked my 72-year-old Dad what...

Are Australian businesses already behind in the digitalisation game?

Top down transformation: the case for implementing digital management practices Byline: Mark Sands Digitise or die has become something of a mantra for businesses in recent...

Agility: a business strategy

Byline: Brad Newton, DocuSign, VP APAC We’re in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution, marked by extraordinary technological advances. For businesses it can sometimes...

Employees need to be able to work remotely

Australians are working outside the office more than ever; a recent survey revealed nearly half of all Australian employees work remotely for at least...

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...

Amazon Web Services Sydney Summit set to unveil the latest global technology trends

Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, today begins its annual Sydney Summit, showcasing the latest technology trends alongside some of the world’s...

Automation Anywhere is increasing global demand for Artificial Intelligence

Their recent major advances in the IQ Bot 6.5™ will change the way people work Automation Anywhere®, the global leader in Robotic Process Automation...

Business is changing rapidly – with Dell Experts, IT consultants can stay ahead of the curve

Developments in business technologies have advanced rapidly in the last decade, placing an increasing burden on IT consultants and their clients to become innovative...

Industry 4.0 – The fourth industrial revolution  

Technology has and will continue to drastically change the way business is conducted and organisations are run. Sophisticated technologies and advanced analytics are transforming...

Australian businesses embracing technological revolution

Australian businesses are ahead of their global counterparts when it comes to embracing new technology and preparing for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. According to Deloitte’s...

Customer service trends making waves in 2018

As we hit the halfway mark of the year, it’s the perfect time to sit back and reflect on what has unfolded during the...

Why artificial intelligence is crucial for sales to bridge the customer chasm

For years, sales teams have struggled to keep up with a customer base using the latest technology to upend the traditional sales process. Today’s...

AI is mainstream – the future is here – consumers demand direct messaging

When the iPhone introduced us to Siri and her dulcet tones, artificial intelligence (AI) became mainstream. Answering fundamental questions or checking the weather, AI...

The Future is Conversational (AI)

The progression of conversational artificial intelligence (AI) has completely transformed the way consumers engage with businesses. Recent breakthroughs have led to a new generation...

The increasing role of artificial intelligence in SME recruitment and retention practices

Digital technology is driving change in the Australian workforce like never before. And while it’s creating more efficient and effective work environments, it also...

Financial institutions might have to cede control to fintechs to unlock new growth

To avoid being disrupted, financial institutions are not just having to be far more experimental, in some cases they are having to cede control of their customers...

Don’t worry about job automation (just yet)

Could a robot do your job? It’s a question that a lot of us are asking ourselves at the moment and, in many cases,...