FUTURE TRENDS

INSIGHTS, TRENDS AND CASE STUDIES

A new whitepaper from NAB examines how the Australian SME sector, and the country more broadly, can continue to prosper, and what we can do to support SMEs. Get the full picture.

Confidence kick short-lived, conditions remain below average.

Thanks to video conferencing, onerous trips to the hospital to seek medical advice may be drawing to a close.

Big shifts in our buying habits are seeing Australians spend more on experiences – and that’s forcing retailers to think outside the box.

It’s possible to make money and a difference, if your business incorporates shared value into its strategy.

Confidence saw a post-election spike in May but conditions decline further with the private sector continuing to lose momentum.

The next wave of digital marketing is voice. Is your business equipped to ride it?

Surprise jump in conditions last month was unwound this month – with business conditions, confidence and forward orders now all below average.

CSIRO’s Future of Health report details what’s needed to keep Australia’s health system efficient, equitable and affordable. Here, we examine four key themes for healthcare business owners.

Technology is changing the way accounting professionals work and the relationship they have with their clients. Cloud accounting business specialist Lielette Calleja shares the secrets of her own success and suggests ways to make the most of continuing transformation.

Conditions rise while confidence continues a below average run.

No longer a novelty, co-working and co-living spaces are transforming Australians’ housing choices and work arrangements.

Business conditions fell by 3 pts to +4 index points in February, driven by declines in profitability (now +1) and trading (+8) sub-indexes. Employment was unchanged at +5. Confidence fell 2pts in the month to +2 index points.

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