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‘Stop bleeding from research and development’: Daniel Petre

Daniel Petre is a Founding Partner at AirTree Ventures, one of the largest venture capital funds in Australia. Prior to AirTree, he...

Mentally healthy workplace initiatives: $50,000 grants available

Projects and initiatives that help support mental health recovery in the workplace could be eligible for a NSW Government grant worth up to $50,000. Minister...

How to support your employees’ wellbeing during COVID-19 disruption

Never has it been more important for employers to lead with compassion, understanding and empathy to ensure the mental health and wellbeing of their...

Corporate meditation for uncertainty and stress, Luke McLeod’s approach

We're interrupting the coronavirus/small business coverage briefly, to bring you our regular entrepreneur Friday with Luke McLeod, who is the founder of Soul Alive. The...

Let’s Talk: The startup blues

Feeling utterly consumed by your new startup? Or maybe you can't seem to step away from it, spending weekends working and missing family events... It...

From bullying victim to founder of Bullyology: Jessica Hickman’s story

Jessica Hickman is a determined advocate for positive change. Having won awards and recognition for her work, she is a dynamic activist in the...

Workplace burnout can no longer be ignored by leaders

In its recent 11th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) , The World Health Organisation recognised the serious effects of burnout, defining...

Do office dogs boost moral and decrease stress?

Byline: Thomas Derricott, Community Manager, Mad Paws This Friday, June 21, marks Take Your Dog To Work Day (TYDTWD), and to celebrate, Australia’s largest pet sitting...

Anxiety at work estimated to cost businesses 100,000 hours of lost time

Dynamic business revisit this highly relevant piece written by Mike Lowry, founder and CEO of XVenture, renowned for his unconventional and passionate approach in creating...

Workplace mental health epidemic imminent 

Gartner finds more Australian workers ready to quit  In the pursuit of growth and productivity, Australian workplaces have exhausted staff morale and decimated effort levels,...

$3.17 billion in revenue lost annually due to poor online customer service

Businesses must invest in their online customer service as COVID-19 has driven up consumer demand for more virtual support.

Let’s Talk: Diversity

Diversity in the workplace is not only a pressing social concern, but is intrinsically tied to your business model. Having policies that...

Australians have little trust in Artificial intelligence, new study shows

A new study has shown that Australians are generally unwilling to sign off on wide-spread use of Artificial intelligence (AI), with less...

ASIC’s 2021 regulatory agenda: Consumer-centric DDO and responsible lending

Earlier this week, ASIC Commissioner Sean Hughes outlined ASIC’s expectation that issuers and distributors of financial products adopt a “consumer-centric” approach when...

Meet the Australian founder using drones to plant thousands of trees a day

Dr Susan Graham is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder at Dendra Systems, an environmental restoration company founded in 2014. Based in...

‘The beating heart of communities’: Why small businesses are culturally essential

A new study has been released highlighting the essential role small businesses play in shaping communities, with Australian consumers revealing their affection...

The Changing Face of e-commerce in China

While China offers Australian exporters unprecedented opportunity in terms of potential customers, entering the market doesn’t come without risk. One cost-effective way for...

Tech creators describe Prime Minister’s digital strategy as ‘paradoxical’

The Prime Minister has encouraged businesses to “be the best at adopting” technology but has cautioned against becoming “one big Silicon Valley.”...