Strategy

Cybersecurity has evolved from being an IT issue to a material business risk that is of critical importance to accountants and finance professionals.

Cybersecurity evolves in response to digital transformation


Many experts are predicting a surge in M&A transactions over the medium term, as opportunities arise out of the current crisis for companies to acquire distressed businesses and assets at heavily discounted prices.

The new-normal of mergers and acquisitions


Some economists insist that reforming the tax system is the only way to pull the nation back from the brink of economic disaster.

Is it time for tax reform?


Jim Stanford, director of the Centre for Future Work, based at the Australia Institute.

Jim Stanford: Why economics should be informed by social responsibility


Far more important than the measure of diversity, though, is the purpose or the cause of that diversity.

Diversity on boards: Strong processes, good governance


Traditional retailers who were slow to diversify from their bricks-and-mortar retailing now realise that they have to have an online channel.

Retail trends: From transaction to experience


Dr Avnesh “Avi” Ratnanesan, CEO of digital healthcare company Energesse.

Health check: Can analytics elevate the patient experience?


A mock-up of aerospace manufacturer Blue Origin’s crew lander vehicle that is set for launch in 2024 to take a team of NASA astronauts to the moon.

Watch this space: Why every business will be a space business


The late Steve Jobs (L), chairman of Apple Computers, and John Sculley, Apple’s former president, pose with the original Macintosh personal computer, in January 1984.

What's the golden age to become an entrepreneur?


“Pivot” and “agility” have entered our everyday vocabulary, and, while many businesses have suffered, those that have survived and even prospered are the ones that have seized the opportunity to innovate.

Why creativity thrives during times of constraint


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