July 2017

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Matthew Luhn believes all decisions, big and small, are based on how we feel. A good story is a powerful way to connect with those emotions.

Former Pixar storyteller Matthew Luhn helps Google, Adidas tell stories and connect with customers


Mazen Hajjar is justifiably proud of the beer he produces at Hawkes Beer, including an imperial stout that won a gold medal at last year's International Beer Challenge in London.

Craft brewing success mixes beer and business


The best way to manage potential partner conflict is to prepare a shareholders' agreement when the business is launched.

When to call in the mediator


Expert divide: there are arguments both for and against the four-day work week.

Can a shorter work week help work-life balance?


Falcone now sources as many products as she can from Australia and New Zealand to keep the company's carbon footprint down.

Natural products plug market gap


Dennis Grech FCPA, COO & CFO of Geofabrics Australiasia

Strategic focus: finance meets operations


China is rolling out the red carpet for foreign investors.

China opens up to foreign investors


Emerging insurance risks, the stuff of business nightmares. Illustration: Andrea Innocent

Drones, big data, climate: your insurance nightmare


Passing it down the line: how to prepare your practice for sale.

Selling your business? Good planning matters


Who Gives A Crap co-founder Simon Griffiths in Timor-Leste.

People, planet and profit: the power of social enterprise