02 Mar 2023

IWD 2023: A retrospective list

Carina Parisella | Innovation & Diversity Editor, bluenotes

Closing the gender gaps is more than an annual commitment. This selection of stories celebrates the efforts for and by women from all walks of life from all through the year.

19 Jan 2023

2022: The Year in Highlights

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

These are the articles that most engaged you in 2022 on bluenotes and ANZ News.

14 Sep 2022

Helping conservation with collaboration, not competition

Elaine Bensted | CEO, Zoos South Australia

Collaboration is the key ingredient in many settings, but most of all when the survival of a species is at stake.

03 Aug 2022

Succeeding together across geographies

Kathryn van der Merwe | Group Executive – Talent & Culture, ANZ

ANZ’s Head of Service Centres says companies must focus on flexibility, meaningful and interesting work and career progression to win the war for talent.

16 Mar 2022

Elliott: remaining optimistic through challenges

Durreen Shahnaz | Founder and CEO of IIX

ANZ CEO reflects on the lessons he has learned through the pandemic and how he remained defiantly optimistic.

15 Mar 2022

The future of leadership is kindness

Carina Parisella | Innovation & Diversity Editor, bluenotes

Command and control-style leadership will not help organisations attract and retain talent anymore. Now, the focus must be on empathetic leadership.

08 Mar 2022

IWD 2022: time to break the bias

Jemma Wight | Production Editor, bluenotes

Today may be International Women’s Day but women make contributions to their home, work, industry and community year-round.

08 Feb 2022

Planning for a future-ready workforce

James McKay & Megan Anderson | Product Owner SWP & COO Technology, ANZ

Businesses must strategically plan for workforce needs in the face of “the great resignation” in a post-pandemic environment.

19 Jan 2022

Leadership: steering the ship through a storm

Farhan Faruqui | CFO, ANZ

ANZ CFO Farhan Faruqui maps his leadership journey and identifies the skills a good leader needs to develop their team.

13 Dec 2021

Read, watch, listen: bluenotes’ 2021 content stocking

Paul O’Sullivan, Shayne Elliott, Antonia Watson and more! | Executives and Directors, ANZ

After nearly two years of lockdown periods spent streaming, reading or listening, we asked ANZ’s executives and board for their top recommendations.

02 Dec 2021

Watson: why we should watch women win

Antonia Watson | ANZ Group Executive and CEO, New Zealand

New research illustrates a positive flow-on effect for female participation and achievement when we “watch women win”.

16 Nov 2021

Gillard: turbocharging a more equal future

Shane White | Content Manager - Institutional, ANZ

Former Australian Prime Minister says the pandemic should be an opportunity for businesses learn and do more to combat inequality in the workplace.