Social and Economic Sustainability

28 Apr 2017

Investors are demanding green credentials

Kate Mackenzie | Manager Investment & Governance, The Climate Institute

Investors are ramping up pressure on companies to sharpen their climate credentials - leading companies to grapple with a rapidly-emerging arena in corporate risk, strategy and long-term planning.

18 Apr 2017

Women and careers: a story of choice

Erica Hardinge | Acting Head of Security Enablement, ANZ

Countless times throughout my career I've been counselled that I need to choose - often by amazing mothers and full-time career women.

04 Apr 2017

Engaged people central to cultural change: van der Merwe

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Fostering the right culture, nurturing talent inside the organisation and investing in employee engagement are fundamental to the success of modern organisations, ANZ’s newly-appointed Group Executive, Talent & Culture says.

28 Mar 2017

Experience and the battle for the ages at work

Cameron Cooper | Business journalist, blogger & editor

They sound like the perfect employee – a wealth of experience, true loyalty and a willingness to accept lower-paying roles just to stay active in the workforce.

20 Mar 2017

Livestock, supply and social responsibility

James MacPherson | Head of Regional Business Banking Queensland, ANZ

Australia is working hard to set global benchmarks with livestock exports and the animal welfare obligations which come with being one of the world’s largest exporters of live cattle and sheep.

17 Mar 2017

Alcott on role models, barriers & ability

Christine Linden | General Manager, Regional Business Banking, ANZ Australia

Dylan Alcott’s journey is extraordinary, his story inspiring. An elite athlete, Alcott won his first Paralympic gold medal as a member of the Australian Wheelchair Basketball Team at 17.

14 Mar 2017

The future of financial health in Fiji

Mark Skulley | Freelance journalist

The tragic aftermath of Fiji's most powerful storm - Tropical Cyclone Winston - demanded an emergency financial response.

07 Mar 2017

Being bold for change: BlueNotes on #IWD2017

Catherine Fox | Journalist and author

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

07 Mar 2017

IWD2017: Your baby or your boss?

Fiona Smith | Leadership journalist

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

07 Mar 2017

IWD2017 VIDEO: women are still being left behind at work

Tammy Medard | Head of Diversified Industrials and Global Subsidiaries, ANZ

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

06 Mar 2017

IWD2017: Why it’s time to stop fixing women

Catherine Fox | Journalist and author

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

03 Mar 2017

IWD2017: The scientific (role) model: Hollywood, girls & STEM

Matt Nicol | BlueNotes contributing editor

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

03 Mar 2017

IWD2017: women in information security

Catherine Fox | Journalist and author

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

02 Mar 2017

IWD2017: To survive and prosper, business needs women

Yoomi Jun | Author, UN Women

To celebrate International Women’s day, all week BlueNotes will be guest edited by experienced journalist and author Catherine Fox. We’ll be publishing content on women, their experience in the workplace and the future of equality as the world looks to #beboldforchange. We hope you enjoy it. #IWD2017

23 Feb 2017

The technology challenge of financial inclusion

Angelo Manos | General Manager, Specialised Segments, ANZ

It’s no surprise digital technology and regaining community trust are key themes for banks globally but the two overlap in a third, vital area: financial inclusion.

22 Feb 2017

Can the next generation of coal power be banked?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

The Australia government has flagged an expansion of the mandate of its so-called ‘green bank’ to allow investment in clean-coal technologies – at the same time as the banking regulator delivered its most detailed comments to date on how banks should think about climate change.