Free ebook: How to manage the new changes at work and train employees

Dynamic Business and ELMO Cloud, HR & Payroll have partnered together to create a free ebook for business leaders and managers on how to manage all of the changes at work, and for navigating training and learning during this time – something that is of particular importance and relevance at the moment. The pandemic has… Continue reading Free ebook: How to manage the new changes at work and train employees

Why business leaders should demand (some) failure

Success does not come without failure. The two exist in symbiosis, and rather than perpetually fearing the latter, it should be embraced as a necessary part of the journey. That’s what we’ve learnt from some of the most innovative companies today.  From early on, we’re programmed to shun failure and view it as a negative… Continue reading Why business leaders should demand (some) failure

Let’s Talk: Opinion on the government’s stimulus packages

During the crisis, the government has unveiled many stimulus packages to support businesses and sustain the economy, including the JobKeeper payment, the early release of superannuation and the halting of property evictions.  In dealing with this highly unprecedented event of a pandemic, the Australian government has had to quickly guide all states and territories through potential economy failure and… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Opinion on the government’s stimulus packages

The value of mentors in times of crisis

Leigh Rust, co-founder and director of Australian manufacturing business Safetyline Jalousie Louvre Windows

Leigh Rust talks us through why mentors are of such value in times of crisis like the current coronavirus pandemic that we’re facing.  The word unprecedented is used far too liberally these days but, right now, the economy is facing unprecedented times. There is no guidebook to navigate the current global crisis that is shapeshifting… Continue reading The value of mentors in times of crisis

How to lead effectively during the COVID-19 crisis

CEO at ASPL, Kris Grant

The government’s recent shutdown in response to the COVID-19 outbreak has led to nearly every business facing the challenge of how to continue operating effectively. For many managers, it will be the first time trying to navigate through a crisis. Management consultant and CEO at ASPL, Kris Grant says, “Although it is an uncertain time… Continue reading How to lead effectively during the COVID-19 crisis

T2 founder Maryanne Shearer: “COVID-19 is an opportunity to recalibrate”

T2 founder Maryanne Shearer

T2 founder Maryanne Shearer, as well as Mash founder Tash Menon and Career CEO founder Andrea Clarke, see the COVID-19 crisis as an opportunity to ‘recalibrate,’ transform and reignite their business passion. COVID-19 and the subsequent economic crisis is a “slap in the face reminder to do what you’re passionate about and what you’re good… Continue reading T2 founder Maryanne Shearer: “COVID-19 is an opportunity to recalibrate”

The top workplace articles of 2019

Dynamic Business has always been about the workplace, and in 2019 we covered a range of topics such as employee satisfaction and engagement, work-life balance, hiring and firing, attracting and growing talent, workplace trends and worker rights. Each year, we talk to experts from diverse backgrounds who provide us with the best information, tips and… Continue reading The top workplace articles of 2019

Why leaders shouldn’t blame external factors for non-performance

Managing the challenges associated with running a successful business requires leaders to consider both internal and external factors that could affect the organisation. However, when a business is struggling, it’s very rarely solely as a result of external factors. It can be tempting to blame external factors for non-performance or use them as an excuse… Continue reading Why leaders shouldn’t blame external factors for non-performance

How to lead a team: 6 qualities of a successful CEO

Dean Taylor, CEO of Digital Wine Ventures and founder of WINEDEPOT

Being a CEO doesn’t immediately make you a great leader. In my opinion being a great leader takes time and experience to understand how to navigate both the highs and lows that come with business. As the founder of 8 business, I’ve seen it all. I’ve led teams through busy and thriving periods, times of… Continue reading How to lead a team: 6 qualities of a successful CEO

Business owners: How to be a boss in 2020

Every business owner, big and small, needs objectives to stay motivated, keep their business on a healthy progression and for all their employees to feel a part of the process. A new year is a new opportunity to set goals, and with 2020 around the corner, there is no better time than now to ensure… Continue reading Business owners: How to be a boss in 2020