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  • Post-pandemic training and development

    In the blink of an eye, the industry's previous models and methods for employee learning and training were flipped on their head as COVID-19 forced us to social distance and work from home. How has ANZ evolved its training and development strategy in the aftermath?

  • The new normal: returning to the office

    A recent workplace resilience study has confirmed that four out of five Australians are feeling overloaded and agitated at work, with 79% craving more flexibility. After a sustained period of working from home for employees across the globe, is a return to the office really the smartest way forward?

  • How SMEs must look forward

    The impacts of COVID-19 will reverberate for months and years to come. As we face these new challenges, Peter Vala, general manager partnerships and distribution at Thinktank, asks how SMEs will pivot to adapt to the changing environment – and what opportunities are emerging

  • Big trends driving commercial lending

    COVID-19 has fast-tracked many trends that were already emerging in commercial lending. Now, Beau Bertoli, co-founder and chief revenue officer at Prospa, says the agile fi ntech is well placed to offer speedyturnaround times so SMEs can get back to business sooner

  • The reinvention of business lending by AB

    Prospa's Matt Bauld and Alex Brgudac, the MFAA and four leading brokers, discuss the future of fintech lending

  • Capturing commercial by AB

    Brokers might arrange more than 55% of mortgages, but in the commercial market they facilitate only 17% of deals. Thinktank's Peter Vala explains how to turn the tables

  • The Three Pillars of Leadership by AB

    FAST CEO Brendan Wright explains the leadership strategy helping brokers to achieve sustainable success

  • Going Solo by AB

    Demerged but not out, Aussie Home Loans has big plans for the coming two years. CEO, James Symond reveals what's ahead

  • Reframing the property conversation by AB

    Frank Paul, COO and head of research at Blue Wealth, explains why brokers are the missing link when it comes to successful investment and setting financial goals

  • The next frontier by AB

    Suncorp’s head of bank intermediaries Mark Vilo, explains the three point strategy that will redefine the group’s broker partnerships