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Challenges and solutions: Australian CEOs speak to us about their concerns

One of the most important roles for chief executives is treading a line between actively pursuing growth and managing risks. And right now, there are plenty of risks. For instance, if you’re a CEO in Australia, you may need to deal with issues as diverse as falling commodity prices, an unpredictable currency and ever-changing industry … Read moreChallenges and solutions: Australian CEOs speak to us about their concerns

Risks and opportunities: The five key concerns of Australian CEOs in 2016

CEOs are responsible for the difficult choices – and often these choices are thrust upon them by issues that affect the business world at large. Many of these issues will be familiar to readers of this report. Though generally robust and stable, the Australian economy appears to be progressing through a period of uncertainty, buffeted … Read moreRisks and opportunities: The five key concerns of Australian CEOs in 2016

Uncharted Waters: How uncertainty will shape Australian CEOs’ leadership priorities in 2017

Last year ended not with a bang but with a whimper. Weak international trade and subdued investments affected global growth, bringing it to its slowest pace since 2009. The outlook for 2017 seems slightly brighter, but a number of unknowns loom on the horizon. From unpredictable political leaders to unclear economic policies and unresolved geopolitical … Read moreUncharted Waters: How uncertainty will shape Australian CEOs’ leadership priorities in 2017

Carbon Management and Your Business: A guide to tracking carbon output.

As the industrial world evolves, its impact on the environment becomes more and more evident. We recognise the devastating effect of chemical pollutants on our air, our water, and the land itself. The world reacts to practices that deplete the ozone layer, affect the food chain, and endanger the oceans.

Enterprise Resource Planning: Solutions for growing businesses

There comes a time when most successful small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) need to make some hard decisions. If they want to continue to grow and maintain a competitive edge, they can no longer rely on small-scale IT platforms or disconnected software applications to handle their increasingly complex business processes.

ERP performance and security considerations for cloud and on-premises deployments

Cloud-based infrastructures allow businesses to reap the benefits of reduced capital expenditure and IT maintenance costs, and free up chief information officers (CIOs) to focus on IT strategy and other activities with higher business value. However, although businesses continue moving to the cloud, many still harbour concerns over performance and security. How can a system … Read moreERP performance and security considerations for cloud and on-premises deployments

Migrating to ERP: Seven key questions to ask before you invest

Business growth can create increasingly complex internal processes. At a certain point, this mounting complexity makes it necessary for businesses to adopt more sophisticated business management software. This is where enterprise resource planning (ERP) comes into play.

ABGAL – A perfect fit for a bespoke manufacturer

Queensland-based ABGAL Liners and Covers is a family-owned business that manufactures liners and covers for pools and water tanks, along with shade sails and niche products such as cricket pitch covers. Its beautifully crafted, bespoke products are custom-made in Australia to the highest standards garnering the business international success.