James Smith, CEO, Smith Brothers Media

Keeping up with technology is not just for enthusiasts or developers. Being aware of new technology in your industry, that streamlines process or enhances user experience is critically important, because, as James Smith, CEO of digital agency Smith Brothers Media says, if you’re up to date, your competitors will be, which could mean you’re already behind.… Read more

Helen Baker, Financial Advisor

Australians are a caring and sharing lot. Some 25 percent of us volunteer on a formal basis. A lot of companies allow their staff to take time off for volunteering activities, including the state emergency services, rural fire brigades, environmental organisations, and so on.… Read more

Luke Faccini, Founder and Brand Strategist, The Sponge

Business names can sometimes have a use-by date. If you’re thinking about a name change, there are important things to consider.… Read more

Peter Ivany , Executive Chairman & CEO, Ivany Investment Group

Don’t let bumps in the road get in the way of success. That’s the message from former Hoyts Cinemas CEO, Peter Ivany, who faced many bumps in his journey to take Hoyts from a 40-theatre chain to more than 2000 theatres a decade later.… Read more

Leah Mether, Communications Specialist

We’re facing a world of relentless change and uncertainty right now, from industry transitions, post-pandemic impacts, technology advances, skills shortages, cost-of-living issues, and so on.… Read more