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Business View

Why thinking like a start-up could see your business soar


Adopting a start-up mentality could be the key to innovating and enduring in today’s challenging times, says one of Australia’s best-known entrepreneurs.

23 Nov 2020

Why new challenges in agri require fresh thinking


How building better business sense and developing critical thinking skills are preparing tomorrow’s agriculture workforce to meet new challenges.

Economic commentary
1 Dec 2020

1 December 2020 Alan Oster Podcast – Coronavirus and the economy

Economic commentary

NAB Group Chief Economist Alan Oster talks about the latest impacts of the Coronavirus. Listen now.


NAB Group Chief Economist Alan Oster talks about the latest impacts of the Coronavirus. Listen now.

Thousands of businesses around Australia are re-assessing their supply chains, inventories and financing options to deal with future shocks in the wake of disruptions caused by the pandemic.

Treasurer Frydenberg today stated JobKeeper numbers have more than halved from a peak of 3.6m, to now just 1.5m as at 26 November.

The US dollar was losing ground for most of the session before a sudden reversal that knocked the Euro off a multi-year high.

The pound has already recovered the losses it made on Friday, when Brexit rhetoric was ramped up on both sides of the English Channel.

Large rebound from COVID impacted Q2.

Financial anxiety falls to its lowest level in 2 years. But concerns are much higher for Australians who have lost their income due to COVID-19.

How high can Australian cattle prices go?

The ECB’s Philip Lane expressed concern about the tightening of credit standards which could impede the European recovery.

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