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Workforce of the Future: A presentation by Roger Perry

Our Managing Director, Roger Perry, recently presented at events in Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra. The topic of discussion was the ‘workforce of the future’. They were attended by industry executives and managers, each sharing their perspectives on preparing for, and developing their future workforce. We also heard from contemporary leaders who are well advanced in […]

When aberrations become the norm in the workplace

How do the disruptions creep in? By Diana Perry, Bevington Group & Izabella Kobylanski, Planning Results Businesses are under constant pressure to deliver short-term results. Consequently, productivity is continually being reviewed and scrutinised, whether at an individual, departmental, organisational, industry or national level. Not surprisingly, the business world has taken on the mantra coined by […]

Agile Organisations: A presentation by Roger Perry

  Our Managing Director, Roger Perry, recently presented at events in Melbourne and Sydney. They were attended by industry executives and managers, each sharing their perspectives on Agile and how to successfully deploy it. We also heard from contemporary Agile leaders who are well advanced in embedding these structures into their organisations. The material presented […]

Lessons on outsourcing superannuation services

Lessons on outsourcing superannuation services

With many of the public offer super funds having outsourced to external service providers for many years, what are some lessons that SMSF firms can learn from their experiences? Bluntly, outsourcing has a terrible reputation with consumers. We tend to associate it with call centre operators in other countries who, no matter how well meaning, […]

Artificial intelligence will wipe out some jobs (but yours might be enhanced)

Much is written about artificial intelligence and robotics, but what most of us really want to know is: will a robot take my job? When will it happen? What can I do about it? Let’s start with the bad news. If your job consists mostly of repetitive tasks and simple decisions, you could be affected in the […]

What does AI mean for superannuation?

Artificial intelligence and robotics are being heralded as a productivity revolution from which no industry is immune, but what does it really mean for the superannuation industry? To help you begin to navigate this complex reality, I will briefly explain the four major types of AI application, describe some positive impacts, and then discuss the […]