2023: The Year in Highlights

The top articles bluenotes readers visited the most in the last 12 months.

07 Dec 2023

UPDATED read, watch, listen: bluenotes’ 2023 content stocking

Shayne Elliott, Maile Carnegie, Kevin Corbally, Antonia Watson and more! |

As the year draws to a close and the festive season beckons, we've reached out to senior executives across Australia and New Zealand to uncover what narratives have left a lasting impact on them this year—or those they're eager to delve into during the upcoming holiday break.

26 Sep 2023

The business of risk and worry

Kevin Corbally | Chief Risk Officer, ANZ

As ANZ’s Chief Risk Officer it is Kevin Corbally’s job to worry, but what he worries about might not be what you think.

17 May 2023

Never too late to find your passion

Maile Carnegie | Group Executive - Australia Retail, ANZ

Many people don’t land their dream job until later in life – so how do you know you’re on the right path?

14 Jun 2023

The opportunity of India’s accelerating development

Shayne Elliott | Chief Executive Officer, ANZ

The world is finally taking notice of India and it’s economic and social trajectory. However, even a regular visitor can be taken aback by the pace and scale of the change.

22 Aug 2023

Adapting the artificial intelligence model

Tim Hogarth | Chief Technology Officer, ANZ

When does AI move from sci-fi to helping you in your day job? It already is, with ANZ’s chatbot Z-GPT.

22 Jun 2023

New ways to thwart scammers

Shaq Johnson | Head of Customer Protection, ANZ

Scams are becoming so sophisticated they are difficult for customers to spot. Companies must constantly adapt and refine measures to protect customers and the wider community.

01 Feb 2023

Kind leaders achieve greater success

Carina Parisella | Innovation & Technology Editor, bluenotes

Team Success: The new hard skills are soft

22 Aug 2023

Life lessons as a Matilda

Jeffrey Whalley | Journalist, ANZ

The little girl playing amid teams of boys became the Matilda facing hostile crowds in the world’s biggest stadiums. Now at ANZ, Selin Kuralay shares her journey and the lessons learnt.

19 Apr 2023

You’ve got mail: Billions lost @bank #bankrun

Adelaide Timbrell | Senior Economist, ANZ

Trying to navigate any crisis is hard, but how do you keep your head when it happens at lightning speed on your smartphone?

21 Jun 2023

Navigating a corporate career with ADHD

Hana Killoway | Private Advice Assistant, ANZ

Every mind is unique. So how can we shift our preconceived ideas of what professionalism and productivity looks like in the workplace?

13 Jul 2023

Juggling the stresses of work and managing a family

Sarah Soncini | Journey Expert, Data Capability, Founder and Chair of the Mental Health Network, ANZ

An angry toddler has thrown pasta at the wall, and you have a Teams meeting in five minutes. Welcome to life as a working parent. But you are not alone. Some ANZ parents describe their survival tactics.

29 Jun 2023

Pride: A retrospective

Alexandra Galea | Editorial Producer, ANZ

Pride month wasn’t always glitter and Drag Queens. Step back in time with this snapshot retrospective of Pride and learn how the LGBTIQ+ community of Australia fought successfully for equality.

08 Aug 2023

The future of leadership is diverse

Yuri Mariano | Learning and Development Facilitator, ANZ

Embracing cultural diversity in leadership is not only the right thing to do. It’s essential for business growth.

27 Apr 2023

The drivers of M&A are changing but the fundamentals of success are clear

Louise Higgins | Managing Director, Suncorp Integration ANZ

Global experts reveal a deeper, more insightful understanding of managing large scale acquisitions.

27 Mar 2023

Elliott: understanding the new turmoil

Andrew Cornell | Past Managing Editor, bluenotes

Global banking turmoil is not new, have we learned the lessons of the past? Andrew Cornell speaks with ANZ Chief Executive Shayne Elliott.

22 Nov 2023

BEHIND THE NUMBERS: Building a retail banking platform for tomorrow

Maile Carnegie | Group Executive - Australia Retail, ANZ

The ANZ Plus retail banking platform is rapidly adding new features and attracting new customers. And what we’ve seen so far it just the tip of the iceberg.