Why employees at Apple & Google are more productive

This thought provoking article by Forbes examines the differences that team structures and individual employee performance can have on the overall productivity of a business. It’s an article that’s well worth reading for any business owner as the outcomes of adopting different methodologies for managing teams are dramatic. All businesses tend to have the same […]

Innovating to drive accelerated growth

A recent report produced by Bankwest found that over 61% of businesses say that innovation drives strategy in their business and that over 87% of businesses are embracing innovation to at least some extent in their strategy and culture. When asked what innovation means to their business, most common responses to the survey were: •[…..]

Is your business prepared for higher interest rates?

At its latest meeting in July, the RBA decided to leave the cash rate at 1.50%. However, interest rates are currently at historically low levels and expectations are that interest rates will begin to rise in the near-term. “The Reserve Bank, though, warned that its current estimate of the so-called neutral rate could rise back[…..]