Archive for August 2020

AMP’s MeToo moment underlines the “Time’s Up” message of the sexual harassment controversy at one of Australia’s oldest and traditionally most respected financial institutions

This is episode number thirty in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday, August 28.  First I talk to Jarron Aizen, the founder, and CEO of OneFitStop.  Jarron is an entrepreneur immersed in the health and fitness industry with a passion to leverage technology to create efficiencies and experiences. OneFitStop is now being used by…

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Pahari, the exec the subject of allegations of inappropriate behaviour against female staff, to lead AMP Capital’s ‘inclusion council’

This is episode number twenty-nine in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday, August 21.  First I talk to Chris Balasz who runs Australian red meat company Provenir which has been granted a licence by the Victorian Food Safety Authority PrimeSafe to operate a vehicle-based abattoir – a first for Victoria. And then I’ll be talking…

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McDonald’s files lawsuit against former CEO Steve Eastbrook, alleging that he lied during an investigation into sexual relations with employees

This is episode number twenty-eight in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday, August 14.  First I talk to Dean Foley, the founder of Australia’s first Indigenous-focused startup accelerator Barayamal. And then I’ll be talking to economist Saul Eslake about the state of the Australian economy and what’s needed to get us up and running again. But…

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The RBA says unemployment will hit 10% because of Victoria with a subdued rebound keeping the jobless at 7%

This is episode number twenty-seven in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday, August 7.  First I talk to Lyndall Spooner, the founder, and director of the consultancy and advisory firm Fifth Dimension. She’ll be talking about how business leaders now need to adopt a wartime mindset. And then I’ll be talking to IFM Investors chief economist…

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