October 2016

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A business based on classical music? Notes Andre Rieu: "Strauss did it."

How André Rieu made classical music a multimillion dollar business


Dan Gregory and Kieran Flanagan, co-founders of The Impossible Institute

First came IQ, then EQ. Now? We-Q.


Bad news for collectors: once valuable collectables plunge in worth

Is this the end of the boom for collectables?


Citadel's Kenneth Griffin (digitally altered image)

High hedges: How much do the world's top hedge fund managers earn?


Fear of terror attacks has been rising in Western Europe and North America

Fear of terrorism influences liveability for the first time


Working out what matters most

The most important factor when choosing a job


Sri Lanka is in its sixth straight year of double-digit tourism growth

Who are the winners of the global tourism boom?


AFL legend Neale Daniher is driving for a cure

CPA Australia joins fight to find MND cure


Why an ageing population slows economic growth


What's behind Ireland's unexpected economic recovery?


Nike co-founder Phil Knight has indulged in a recent memoir

Why you should be wary of business biographies


Cochlear CFO Neville Mitchell

Cochlear leads the way in new audit process


Andre Eikmeier, co-founder of online wine retailer Vinomofo

Vinomofo: The cellar masters popping the wine industry's cork


In Auckland, the limit is 70 per cent for loans to investors in property.

Should regulators limit bank lending for highly geared mortgages?


Vijay Govindarajan: ticking the boxes on the path to success

Putting planned opportunism into practice


Belinda Shaw FCPA. Photo: Graham Jepson

Meet the CFO of GE Australia


Vietnamese fishermen, laden with their bamboo fish traps

This is the best news story in the world today


A giant finds its future

Telkom Indonesia: A giant finds its future


Will policy changes provide incentives for people to keep working?

Fighting ageism: The often overlooked benefits of older workers


Blockchain spreads its wings

Blockchain technology: everything you need to know