• Working from home may be here to stay

    Linda Colley     |      August 26, 2020

    New research conducted after the coronavirus pandemic shows that employees are mostly positive about working from home.

  • How COVID-19 is reinventing the workplace for good

    Victoria Tichá     |      August 19, 2020

    A new study sheds light on exactly how workplaces are changing during COVID-19, and the steps business leaders can take to ensure employees adapt effectively.

  • Business and social change

    Andrew Gaines     |      August 11, 2020

    Solving the environmental problems faced by society today will require a new order of collaboration between business, government, and civil society which transcends traditional politics.

  • How COVID-19 changed the way we work

    Richard Holden     |      August 8, 2020

    Employers have long feared that working from home makes employees less productive. An analysis of 3 million workers in 16 cities during lockdowns suggests the opposite.

  • ‘Building back better’: Post-COVID opportunities for older workers

    Catherine Fritz-Kalish     |      August 5, 2020

    Australia cannot afford to waste the human and economic potential of its senior citizens when the country begins to recover from the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Indonesian investment in north Australian agriculture

    Ashley Vines     |      July 23, 2020

    The Indonesia–Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement, which came into force on the 5th of July, could pave the way for greater Indonesian investment in Australian agriculture.

  • Skills for the future

    Tim Harcourt     |      July 21, 2020

    The new JobTrainer program should give school leavers the experience, confidence and aptitude necessary for economic recovery post-coronavirus.

  • Innovation remains the answer

    Dawn Lo     |      July 17, 2020

    Businesses facing pressing issues like COVID-19 and climate change need to innovate, and so do business schools, say experts drawn from industry and research.

  • Saving Melbourne’s small businesses 

    John Vaz     |      July 14, 2020

    Six more weeks of lockdown for Melbourne’s five million residents will kill off many small and medium-sized businesses unless there are critical changes to federal and state government assistance policies.

  • Shareholder activism can combat climate change

    Victoria Tichá     |      July 10, 2020

    Corporate Australia must learn to better engage with shareholder activists – especially around climate change – before it’s too late, UNSW Business School research shows.

  • Ethics in business – A call for systems change and frameworks for wicked problems

    Sophie Mayo     |      July 7, 2020

    As Semester 1 of her Masters of Commerce draws to a close, GAP research assistant Sophie Mayo reflects on findings from her studies of Ethics in International Business, highlighting some of the moral challenges facing business and the role ethical frameworks can play in sparking systemic change.

  • The truth behind planned obsolescence in product design

    Ben Knight     |      July 6, 2020

    It’s not just your imagination, products used to have a longer lifespan, says a UNSW industrial designer.