Join us on Wednesday 19th June at the Sydney Networking Luncheon when Barry Anderson will present “The Role and the Value of an Interim Executive”.
The Sydney presence of AIEA has launched under the management of Chris Pearsall. The first lunch-time monthly event in NSW will be held at the UUSC (Union, University & Schools Club of Sydney) on the 19th of June 2019. Read More
14 lessons from 14 years of growth with Domino's CEO Don Meij
In the last 14 years Domino's Pizza Enterprises has expanded from 400 stores in Australia and New Zealand to 2,450 stores across nine different countries. At the helm of the Brisbane based company is Don Meij, the group's CEO and managing director. Meij joined Silvio's Dial-a-Pizza as a delivery driver in 1987. Now, he leads a global pizza empire. Read More
Reviving Australia’s Auto Industry – ACE-EV
It was a very sad day for Australia’s automotive industry back in 2017 when the last ever vehicle – produced by GM’s Holden brand – closed its doors. More than two million Thai-made vehicles imported into the country became the final nail in the coffin for Australian car manufacturing. Introducing the Australian Clean Energy Electric Vehicle (ACE-EV). Read More
Are businesses taking the threat of cybercrime seriously?
The news that Australian National University suffered from a massive hack, seeing 19 years of data stolen made headlines earlier this week. One of Australia's largest banks was also hit this week, with the details of almost 100,000 Westpac Bank customers being exposed in a cyberattack. Read More
All the World’s Carbon Emissions in One Chart
Two degrees Celsius may not seem like much, but on our planet, it could be the difference between thriving life and a disastrous climate. This chart uses the most recent data from Global Carbon Atlas to demonstrate where most of the world’s CO₂ emissions come from, sorted by country. Where does Australia sit? Read More
Ranked: The Richest Countries in the World
This chart examines the top 10 richest countries and the growth of private wealth from 2008 to 2018. Australia now tops the list in terms of highest wealth per adult, and it is second in the world only to Switzerland in the context of major nations. Read More
Steady Need for Interim Talent Keeps Firms Busy, and Expanding
Use of temporary help climbs 2.7 percent in the first quarter. Moving forward, growing numbers of companies plan to employ contractors, freelancers and temporary workers. Across the board, in every industry, today’s market is fuelled by growing demand for top talent against a landscape of short supply. Read More
How to Recruit an Interim Manager
Interim executives and managers can be lifesaving for organisations. Executives are a crucial component of any organisation, and so filling an open role quickly is a priority. Employing an executive on a short-term basis while a more thorough search is carried out can be useful for businesses in a pinch. However, the usefulness drops if the search for an interim executive drags on or becomes expensive. Read More
The H2 City: How Hydrogen can help to achieve Zero Emissions
Cities are drivers of growth and prosperity, but also the main contributors of pollution. Can hydrogen fuel the growth of cities with clean power? This infographic outlines hydrogen technology as a sustainable fuel for keeping urban economic engines running effectively for the future. Read More
40 Stock Market Terms That Every Beginner Should Know
This infographic covers the most important stock market terms that every new investor should know and understand. It’s enough to get any beginner on the same playing field, so they can start toying with the more nuanced or complex concepts in the investing universe. Read More
One-liners from the Internet
- Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
- It was love at first sight. Then I took a second look.
- Everybody is somebody else’s weirdo.
- I think, therefore I’m single.
- It ain’t the jeans that make your butt look fat.
- Should crematoriums give discounts for burn victims?
- When you stop believing in Santa Claus is when you start getting clothes for Christmas!
- I bet you I could stop gambling.
- The only difference between the people I’ve dated and Charles Manson is that Manson has the decency to look like a nut case when you first meet him.
- Sex on tv can’t hurt unless you fall off.