Without Thanksgiving, or any public holidays, Black Friday is not as big an event in Australia as it is in the U.S – but it is gaining recognition.
The average household annual income is $116,584 and the national average household net wealth has tipped the million-dollar mark for the first time.
More than 1 in 5 Australians (21%) have experienced food insecurity in the last 12 months, meaning they ran out of food and were unable to buy more.
Ashley Fell delivered a keynote presentation at The Future of Leadership in Australia and New Zealand on the topic of ‘Leading and managing thriving teams’.
Events in Australia are big business. It ranks 8th amongst the top 50 countries for business events, a sector that accounts for AUD $1.48 trillion per year.
It is hard to refute the statement that we are now living in the great screenage. Screen-based devices are now a regular part of our day to day lives.
There is a greater focus on the holistic upbringing in schools. We are seeing a shift from the educational basics to education of the whole child.
This generation is and will be defined by technological devices like smartphones and tablets, video games, autonomous cars and smart speakers.
When it comes to the fastest growing towns and cities, our largest cities like Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane are still experiencing the largest growth.
A 2019 report by the Economist Intelligence Unit has revealed the world’s most liveable cities and three of Australia’s citys made it on the list!