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Why entrepreneurial thinking is needed in Australian boardrooms now more than ever

There is no hiding the fact that the rate of change in business makes our collective heads spin. No industry, no business, and no...

The app economy powering small business

We’re moving away from the days when we could have completely separate and siloed systems for the different areas of our business – like accounting, operations, online and in-store. The future is all about connectivity.

Fastway jumps on drone delivery

Sydney-established drone delivery service Flirtey has received a big investment boost by Fastway Couriers, which has today announced a collaboration aiming to bypass factories and traffic congestion.

Why small business should not fear AI, but embrace it

When the words artificial intelligence are floated about many of us instantly think of self-aware and highly intelligent machines intent on the destruction of the human race, not small business advantages.

The smartphone app as an effective business tool

When entire companies are being founded on the bases of web – and mobile – applications, it’s time for every company to assess the value that an app can bring their business.

Augmented reality: Microsoft releases videos of HoloLens in action

Believe it, Microsoft's augmented reality tech is on its way, and they're tying it with Windows 10 to boot.

Apple Watch: Big early sales, mixed reviews

The Apple Watch may be officially be available from April 24, but droves are already exhausting early orders.

Could pilotless flying cars take on Uber?

The flying vehicle will be able to take off and land on long grass strips, with runways and landing strips beside highways allowing for the vehicle to land, retract its wings, and simply join the traffic. Easy.

Apple Watch: details, release date, prices

Apple’s highly anticipated new bit of technology is on its way, set to tackle the wrist market with an app-focused extension of the company’s ecosystem.

Data recovery and the Internet of Things

In the desire to capture digital data about people and their activities, technology is being embedded in a growing variety of consumer and industrial objects.

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Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...