Being student-centric has turned around Victoria University, leading to dramatic increases in retention rates, pass rates and participation rates. Pro Vice Chancellor for Students, Naomi Dempsey, explains how ...
We speak to Paul Baron about his impressive and multifaceted career and how he has observed technology and the digital era changing over the years. Paul and his team helped to grow Visit Victoria’s digital presence by finding a gap in the tourism industry in Australia.
Atomic design, marketing automation, and AI: FAQ on steroids. Senior UX Designer, Andre Kakos chats to us about the art and science of delivering a delightful user experience.
Would you like work from a tropical island, trading on your skills and doing the job you love? You're not alone - only some people are doing it. Meet Diana, Frank and Daniel and welcome to their world - the new world of work...
Omar de Silva first ventured into the business world by selling exotic lollies at school. Now, he has invented a new business school for entrepreneurs in the digital economy, which is turning the philosophy of learning upside down. He discusses his raw emotional journey through life's ups and downs that gave rise to a very purposeful educational enterprise - The Plato Project.
In the backstreets of Cronulla local kids are discovering something they’d never expect: “Murphy”, a robot, making surfboards. When Murphy joined the Force 9 Surfboards team, the nature of Sam Tehan's job was turned on its head. And while some people think robots are out to steal our jobs, Sam believes he has Murphy to thank for his job as a surfboard shaper.
Sally Mac, a digital native and founder of The Mermaid Society, explains why you have to be a triathlete in online media and content in today's digital landscape.
With a background in journalism, Sally's career has seen her create content as the editor of Coastal Watch, and more recently she produced a captivating video series for the Vissla Sydney Surf Pro website.
She shares her insight into the best ways to grab your customer's attention in those vital first three seconds in order to stop them from scrolling...
Joanne Stone, Director of Customer Experience at recruitment firm Hudson Asia Pacific, explains how marketing as a profession has become less about campaigns and more about engaging touch points along a customer journey.
Ilya Frolov, General Manager of Infinite Rewards, Investor and Advisor of Oxygen Ventures and Director of Studiomint, understands exactly how companies can leverage data to better understand their customer's consumer behaviours. Learn how Ilya's reward program and platform company provides a solution for the acquisition, engagement and retention of customers.
Luke Madden is the CEO of Surfing NSW at just 27 years of age. His aim? To better the sport of surfing by simplifying event systems and promoting the healthy surf lifestyle. In this age of digital disruption, Luke is taking advantage of wave technology in order to bring surfing beyond the coast.
Julian Clark was determined to do anything other than work in his family's luxury hotel business, the Lancemore Group. He says the leisure customers in his boutique properties are looking for more than a recharge. His promise is "moments of bliss".
Free beer and cider on tap. Weekly breakfasts, massages, business presentations, networking and sport events. It’s like working in a groovy hotel ... and pets and babies are welcome. WeWork is an organisation delivering shared working spaces to 90,000 people in 30 cities around the world. The secret, according to the company's Director of Community in Australia, Balder Tol, is understanding the importance of delivering a personally fulfilling work experience, not just a place to work.
Flight Centre is one of Australia’s most successful companies. Today it employs 18,000 people, operates in 13 countries and has 42 brands. It has gone from being a disruptor of the travel industry to being the industry. And now it wants to disrupt itself. Its Global COO, Melanie Waters Ryan, explains why and how …