FUTURE TRENDS

INSIGHTS, TRENDS AND CASE STUDIES

Conditions and confidence each saw a small improvement in the month with conditions edging up 1pt and confidence lifting 2pts – though both remain below average.

Business conditions rose 1pt in September to +2 index points. This continues the below average run of business conditions but suggests that the trend weakening since mid-2018 has slowed.

Both business confidence and conditions declined in the month, with both now at +1 index point – well below long-run averages.

The looming generational change in agriculture will bring many development opportunities for the sector.

Australia’s agricultural sector generates mountains of waste each year, but new research programs aim to help farmers turn a profit on unwanted produce.

Corporate or consolidated practices. The two trends having the biggest impact on younger GPs.

More than mere high-tech toys, drones are being put to work by businesses around the world in a multitude of ways.

Why thinking about the future helps businesses make better decisions.

We’re seeing below average confidence and conditions. The picture remains unchanged since last month – business sector has lost significant momentum since early 2018 and forward looking indicators don’t point to an improvement in the near term.

High-tech trends that will change the way you do business. Three Australian ICT leaders share their thoughts.

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.

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