Many business owners are worried about what happens after September, fearing that they may not be able to generate enough revenue to pay back their loans – or stay in business. The ambiguity and anxiety they are feeling remind me of what my friend, Jim Collins, calls the ‘Stockdale Paradox’: the need to balance an… Read more »
Dr Jana Matthews is the ANZ Chair in Business Growth, Professor, and Director of the Australian Centre for Business Growth at the University of South Australia’s Business School. She has a doctorate from Harvard, has founded five companies, and was on the founding team of the Kauffman Foundation’s Centre for Entrepreneurial Leadership. Matthews is internationally recognised as an expert on entrepreneurial leadership and business growth, has written eight books, and has designed award-winning programs that teach CEOs and executives how to lead and manage growth companies. In 2018, the Australian Financial Review identified her as “100 Women of Influence”.