Business & Finance

15 Aug 2018

You’re too young for the golden age (of banks)

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Banks are essential; banks are not. What will the bank of the future even be?

14 Aug 2018

The benefits of finishing early

Rosemary Ryan | Freelance journalist

Studies show that retiring sooner rather than later can add years to your life.

10 Aug 2018

Māori business: a driving force in NZ’s economy

Siobhan Enright | bluenotes contributor

Māori businesses are booming and there’s a lot to be learnt from them.

10 Aug 2018

Pakihi Māori: he wāhanga nui i roto i te ōhanga o Aotearoa

Siobhan Enright | bluenotes contributor

Kei te puāwai ngā pakihi Māori, ā, he nui ngā akoranga ka puta i a rātau.

10 Aug 2018

New world order: a hard place

Tony Walker | Author and Former Editor

Washington’s ability to enforce its Iranian sanctions regime globally will meet significant resistance.

09 Aug 2018

Hand: we’ve got to support our farmers

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

ANZ’s Mark Hand discusses newly announced relief measures for Australian farmers.

09 Aug 2018

How Australia works

David Plank | Head of Australian Economics at ANZ

The HILDA Survey data casts a light on how Australians are coping - or not coping - with their household and economic situations.

06 Aug 2018

The opportunity for precision farming in NZ

Briar McCormack | New Zealand editor

How can agtech help NZ farmers better run their businesses?

27 Jul 2018

Castles, moats and fending off digital raiders

Anthony Stevens | Founder & CEO, Digital Asset Ventures

The forces of digital disruption are undeniable. Here are two crucial planks of digital strategy all businesses need to know.

25 Jul 2018

The digital banking paradox

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Surely banks which want to be truly digital really can’t be banks at all?

23 Jul 2018

AI vs I in financial advice

Louise McCabe | Freelance journalist

Robo-advice is emerging around the world. How will it impact financial advice businesses?

20 Jul 2018

Future bright for top-end agri

Simone Stella | bluenotes contributor

Australia’s northern agriculture frontier is “a great place to have a go”.

19 Jul 2018

PODCAST: why shareholders care about purpose

Shayne Elliott | Chief Executive Officer, ANZ

Consumers and investors are analysing more than just your core business strategy, says a social impact expert.

17 Jul 2018

Too small to fail

Mark Hand | Managing Director Corporate & Commercial Banking, ANZ

SMEs don’t fail nearly as much as you think they do. So why does the myth persist?

17 Jul 2018

Goodbye Kitty?

Terrie Lloyd | CEO, Japan Travel KK

Hello Kitty is in freefall. Who's going to save her?

13 Jul 2018

Just for kicks: lessons in business tactics from the World Cup

Tomasz Ng | bluenotes contributor

In football, the teams which think it through are the ones which prosper. It’s the same in business, these five tips show.