Category: Leadership

Australia and Britain move towards free trade deal

Australia and Britain are fast tracking a post-Brexit free trade agreement with the establishment of a bilateral Trade Working Group.  But...

Government’s superannuation struggles continue

The government is still facing a monumental battle finalising its superannuation reform package with speculation that it could even double...

How can you become a more authentic leader?

Authenticity is becoming more and more of a prized attribute in business today. The global economic crisis resulted in a breakdown in trust...

Government will focus on growth more than budget fix - Malcolm Turnbull

Government will focus on growth more than budget fix: Malcolm Turnbull

The Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the government will prioritise growth over deficit reduction in the next budget, putting the focus...

Brussels terror attacks raise the prospect of Brexit

Brussels terror attacks raise the prospect of Brexit

Investors are worried that the terrorist attacks in Brussels would boost the “Brexit” campaign to take the United Kingdom out...

ASX chief Elmer Funke Kupper quits

ASX chief Elmer Funke Kupper quits

The big news story of the day yesterday was the decision of the Australian Securities Exchange head, Elmer Funke Kupper, to quit his $3.5...

Tasmania scraps plans for wilderness logging

Tasmania scraps plans for wilderness logging

Tasmania has dropped controversial plans to allow selective logging in its Wilderness World Heritage Area following intervention from the...

Rio Tinto and Foxtel

Rio Tinto and Foxtel change leaders

New chief executives have been installed at Rio Tinto and Foxtel, and both have been internal candidates. Jean-Sebastien Jacques, the head...

Government to bring in effects test

Government to bring in effects test

In a massive cabinet backflip, the Turnbull government will bring in an effects test stopping the abuse of market power by big...

Tax cuts, superannuation, budget and royal commission

Tax cuts, superannuation, budget and royal commission

With parliament resuming yesterday, there were some major political developments affecting business. First, after months of declaring there...