Features

Why you need to take a day off from your business

- July 23, 2019 2 MIN READ

There are suspiciously healthy vibes coming off the corporate world these days when it comes to work-life balance.  In the past seven days, I have read about Versa an advertising agency that tripled its profits after mandating a 4-day working week across their business.  And how Ernst and Young are giving staff 12 weeks of ‘life… Read more »

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Power List: Meet Tim Reed

- July 22, 2019 4 MIN READ

MYOB’s Tim Reed is a rare breed among Australian CEOs, demonstrating an ability to adapt to changing circumstances much like the accounting software business he leads.  He’s also in tune with the company’s longevity and resilience. Earlier this month, MYOB marked 20 years since it first listed on the ASX – within a decade it… Read more »

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Power List: Meet Trent Innes

- July 18, 2019 6 MIN READ

  Trent Innes is a hero at Xero. An accountant with more than 20 years of experience, he first joined the cloud-based accounting platform’s Melbourne HQ in 2013 as National Sales Director, then in January 2016, became Xero Australia & Asia Managing Director, just a decade after its genesis on an apartment dining room table in Wellington, New… Read more »

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Power List: Meet Justin Dry

- July 15, 2019 6 MIN READ

  Australia’s not short of people selling you booze, but in the space between discounted goon bags, and Shakespearean prose about the glories of $800 bottles of famous red, it seems most retailers forgot that sharing a bottle of wine with friends is about fun and conviviality. That’s where Vinomofo comes in and No. 6… Read more »

News

Don’t miss the Future Asia Business Summit

- July 8, 2019 2 MIN READ

The City of Sydney will play host to a day-long summit exploring Sydney’s future as a global city in the Asia region. Despite its top ten global city ranking, Simon Kuestenmacher, director and co-founder of the demographics Group warns Sydney cannot afford to be complacent in regards to liveability if it wants to attract top… Read more »

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Power List: Meet Carrie Kwan

- July 5, 2019 3 MIN READ

Born in Singapore and raised in Australia, by “a couple of hard-working, devoted Chinese parents”, Mums & Co. founder Carrie Kwan says she came to entrepreneurship late, originally commencing a career in communications before being bitten by the founders’ bug. In 2008 Kwan co-founded the Daily Addict, a digital lifestyle guide that proved popular with… Read more »