• Next decade must be about policy adaptation on key national issues

    Mark McKenzie     |      January 10, 2020

    Small business is a bellwether when it comes to the economic and social well-being of local communities – and the first half of 2020 looks set to be really challenging.

  • The changing profile of CEOs: report

    First 5000     |      January 10, 2020

    A new type of CEO is emerging as companies seek different skillsets and backgrounds from CEOs appointed today versus a decade or more ago, according to the Route to the Top 2019 report from, executive search company, Heidrick & Struggles.

  • How to create accountability, improve performance in your business

    Hayley Furer     |      January 7, 2020

    Accountability within the workplace doesn’t mean clock-watching or micromanaging your employees. In fact, creating accountability within your teams is a key part of employee engagement and business success, as it can increase motivation to achieve their goals.

  • Why fairness is a leadership trait that matters

    Michelle Gibbings     |      January 3, 2020

    When you are developing a leadership program to uplift the capability of leaders one of the behavioural traits that isn’t likely to make the framework is fairness.

  • The 7 attributes of leading well

    David Pich     |      December 13, 2019

    Most leaders will agree that inspiration is the hallmark of successful leadership. Indeed the words ‘leadership’ and ‘inspiration’ are often used in tandem when we think of leaders in law who inspire us.

  • YPO elects 2020-2021 chairman

    First 5000     |      December 2, 2019

    YPO, the premier global leadership community for chief executives, has elected of Anastasios (Tassos) Economou to YPO’s highest elected office, the 2020-2021 chairman of the YPO Board of Directors.

  • How you can help people realise their potential

    David Banger     |      November 28, 2019

    The expectations of employees have changed; the role of performance management continues to evolve with some organisations now removing their traditional annuals review process and replacing these with regular coaching conversations.

  • Engage your people when it comes to culture

    Ross Judd     |      November 26, 2019

    Creating a great organisational culture should be a fantastic experience, after all it’s something everyone wants, even your most jaded, cynical, and negative person. Think about it, do you know anyone that wouldn’t want to be part of a great culture?

  • Take a multidimensional approach for corporate change success

    Mat Donald     |      November 7, 2019

    Despite organisational change research existing for well over 70 years, little is known about how multiple change factors may interlink or co-exist, so change managers have been left to experimenting and building experience over time.

  • Ethics is good for business – at last the message is getting through

    First 5000     |      November 6, 2019

    The message that ethical behaviour and making decisions based on what is best in the long-term for an organisation’s reputation, financial welfare and sustainability is getting through said Dr Zivit Inbar founder and CEO of DifferenThinking.

  • Why holidays aren’t just good for you – they’re good for your business

    Martin Buggy     |      November 4, 2019

    There’s a temptation, when you’re running a business, to correlate your levels of achievement with how hard you’re working, how many hours you’re putting in and how little sleep you’re getting.

  • Leadership tips to improve your business

    Carolin Petterson     |      October 24, 2019

    It’s never easy becoming a great leader. But it is something that every business person should strive to achieve. Knowing when to do and how to do it… and, more importantly, admitting a mistake.

  • Five things SMEs should be doing

    First 5000     |      September 16, 2019

    Owners of small and medium businesses often become so overwhelmed with the amount of work their business needs they overlook some of the most important tasks to help them grow. Andrew Laurie, entrepreneur, CEO and elite business coach explains where to focus your efforts.

  • Future-proofing top priority for Australian corporate leaders: report

    First 5000     |      September 2, 2019

    Senior leaders in Australia’s biggest organisations have identified future planning and trend forecasting and investing in people as some of the top challenges facing them into 2020 and beyond, according to a new report released by Lighthouse Group.

  • Seven steps to decisive leadership

    First 5000     |      August 29, 2019

    What are the key personal attributes that can transform managers into leaders and good leaders into great ones?

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