There are two types of leaders, according to leadership researcher Liz Wiseman: Some encourage intelligence, while others “shut down the smarts of others and waste talent and intellect”. By Eloise Keating
Online Australian retailers are cashing in on the increasing demand for online sales, as figures released yesterday show Australians spent a record $16.6 billion online in the year to January 2015. By Kirsten Robb
Self-taught cook and restaurateur Roy Chen is the cofounder of The Rice Den, a busy restaurant in the northern Sydney suburb of Chatswood that serves a mix of Chinese food, Asian fusion and desserts. By Andrew Sadauskas
When it comes to options for financing new products or services, one of the most exciting options to emerge in recent years has been the rise of crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo and Pozible. By Andrew Sadauskas
Last Friday, Australian time, Google issued a notice saying it is preparing to roll out a major update to its search algorithms – and businesses that haven’t optimised their websites for mobile are going to get hammered. By Jim Stewart
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