• Productive Ageing

    editor     |      November 30, 2016

    In 1970, only 8% of Australians were older than 64. In 2050, it'll be almost a quarter. Pension age is increasing, but this still lags behind growing life expectancy. So why aren’t we employing Australia’s mature citizens?

  • Early Childhood Education

    editor     |      October 4, 2016

    Researchers believe that preschool is a critical period to expand the educational equity and opportunity of children by giving them a strong start. When is the right time to get kids “school ready”?

  • Spaces of Australian Innovation

    editor     |      August 1, 2016

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull revealed his innovation statement, calling for an ‘ideas boom’ with a funding package of almost $1.1 billion. What has happened since then?

  • Philanthropy

    editor     |      April 1, 2016

    Australia is making a strong effort for its philanthropies. But how can we build a national culture of philanthropy where giving is intrinsic to the fabric of our families and the wider community?

  • Disruption economy

    editor     |      January 31, 2016

    Disruption is happening to everyone – to you, your organisation, every person on the planet. But the term is being overused, so is disruption becoming a victim of its own success?

  • Innovation

    editor     |      November 30, 2015

    As the rest of the world speeds ahead in the innovation sector, how can we keep up, and what can we learn from other countries to lift Australia’s performance?

  • Climate Change

    editor     |      October 1, 2015

    Leading up to the Climate Change Conference in Paris in December, we will discuss developments in Australia and worldwide. What are the economic opportunities in the fight against global warming?

  • The Future of Jobs

    editor     |      August 2, 2015

    Current trends and disruptions will shape the future of our jobs. What challenges and opportunities do we face as individuals, employers, education providers and policy makers?

  • Australia’s health

    editor     |      June 2, 2015

    The government has committed to a new e-health system, bringing the information management of our health data into the 21st century. Can myHealth lead to savings of billions of dollars as forecast by some?

  • Vision for Australia

    editor     |      March 31, 2015

    Today we are reaching out to every Australian as we embark on a major initiative to create a narrative and execute a vision for Australia.

  • Security & Risk

    editor     |      February 1, 2015

    Technology and globalisation have made the world increasingly connected but also less safe. More than 70% of Australians fall victim to cyber crime and internet fraud. How are we going to manage these threats?

  • Social Responsibility

    Open Forum     |      December 1, 2014

    Many companies have made social responsibility an integral part of their business model. It’s an increasingly important issue for any organisation. There is a shift towards making a positive contribution – or at least reducing a negative impact – on a corporate and individual level.