Boost Your Business By Boosting Your Brain

By Dr Helena Popovic MBBS. Your most powerful business asset is your brain. By understanding how your brain works, you can work more productively, creatively and efficiently. You can learn how to think more incisively, focus more effectively and sustain your mental energy throughout the day. Here are some of the latest findings from neuroscience […]

The Fifth Assessment: What Is It And What Does It Tell Us?

By Mark O’Brien. Recently, the media has been reporting that the latest report on the science of climate change has been released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). This report has stirred up plenty of commentary, especially while the fires in NSW were burning during October. A lot of the commentary is focussed […]

How To Protect Your Intellectual Property

By Kim Khor. Corporate information systems are thought of as housing data-like documents, messages and databases. They should also include all digital devices like mobile phones, cameras and GPS (global positioning system) navigators. When people use any of these systems, their actions are also converted into data. Each action is recorded in some way and […]

How To Foster Diversity In Your Organisation Across Borders

By Barry Thomas. In an innovative world, where a company’s resources are constantly under scrutiny and the smallest error can be the difference between success and failure, many businesses are now identifying that the diversity of its people is just as important as technology, finance, manufacturing and so on. Diversity essentially defines what is different; […]

Implementing A Crisis And Recovery Management Plan Across Borders

By Barry Thomas. A corporate crisis can strike at any moment and in any location. Indeed, a crisis relates to an incident, human or natural, that requires urgent attention or action to protect life, property, environment or reputation. In the age of digital media, it can be business as usual one day and, without prior […]

Significant Change Is Required To Link Local With Global Supply Chains

By Dr Hermione Parsons. Efficient supply chains mean you can relax over deliveries and reduce expensive inventories. But global trends, especially the rise in demand for fuel and goods from the increasing numbers of better off people in China, India, Brazil and Russia could create difficulties for Australian business. If our governments and supply chain […]

How To Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

By Mark O’Brien. According to Australian and US authorities, we spend approximately 90 per cent of our time indoors, with 50 per cent of Australian workers working in an office environment. With this in mind, Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) has a significant impact on the health, wellbeing, comfort and productivity of workers. Studies over many […]