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Opinion

Why we need to adopt a new way of thinking

- October 5, 2020 2 MIN READ

COVID-19 has tested leadership in unimaginable ways and created change that is here to stay. Leaders who can stay level-headed, emphasize clarity, motivate a team, act decisively and quickly amidst uncertainty and risk are better placed for survival and reinvention, writes Sharon Williams, Founder and CEO, Taurus Marketing. Be honest if you want to instil… Read more »

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Features

4 powerful reasons to embrace change

- August 25, 2020 2 MIN READ

Business owners hoping for a return to normalcy for the world and their business are likely to be left behind as other Australian companies turn to innovation to survive and thrive, writes Claire Wilson, head of the Alternative Board. After the old playbook had to be thrown out, at The Alternative Board we’ve seen several… Read more »

Features

Husk Bakery: A recipe to avoid disaster

- June 15, 2020 2 MIN READ

The smell of fresh baked goods wafting from your local bakery each morning is one of the simple joys in life. Ovens packed with pastries, breads and delicious treats, have been the traditional way to lure hungry customers into the shop. But COVID-19 and the necessary social distancing safety measures changed the way bakeries and… Read more »

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Business lessons I’ve learnt from lockdown

- May 15, 2020 3 MIN READ

When the COVID-19 pandemic reached our shores and triggered restrictions, Kyla Kirkpatrick says she was hardly jumping for joy. With the events arm of her business shut, she redirected her efforts with surprising results.  While you would not expect business owners to openly embrace the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown and economic disruption, in… Read more »