Navigation

Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Top Trends for 2019 for Financial Planning and Advice

 15th November 2018 by gihan

It’s been a challenging year for the financial services industry. What does the year ahead hold?

Here are three consequences of the Royal Commission, three external trends, and three key skills for financial advisers and their businesses. Oh, More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With ,

Are You Tapping Into the Power of Wearables?

 8th November 2018 by gihan

Everybody is walking around with data collection units strapped to them in the form of smart watches, Fitbits and other wearables. Are you tapping into their potential to gather, filter and analyse all this data to provide better experiences for your More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With

Five High-Tech Dementia-Busters

 1st November 2018 by gihan

More than 400,000 Australians live with dementia, and it costs us $15 billion a year. But now new technology is making life easier for people with dementia, their carers, and family and friends.

Here are five high-tech dementia busters that help More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With ,

Top Trends for 2019 – Artificial Intelligence

 18th October 2018 by gihan

Artificial intelligence (AI) is already around us, and will continue to grow and expand. If you don’t have AI as part of your strategic planning, it’s time to add it now!

Filed Under

Tagged With ,

Smart Places – A Competitive Advantage for Location Brands

 11th October 2018 by gihan

We tend to think that everything is moving online and digital, but that’s not always the case. It might be true that we don’t buy music in CD stores anymore, or that we hold a business meeting in an online conference room. But there More ...

We’re All Living in an AI World

 4th October 2018 by gihan

Gartner has released its 2018 emerging technology hype cycle, and they are predicting artificial intelligence (AI) will be everywhere within 10 years. But it’s already here, and you’re already interacting with it, even if you’re not aware More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With

The Buzz About Bitcoin

 1st March 2018 by gihan

The Buzz About Bitcoin

Bitcoin is currently valued at $17,057, but it’s volatile and filled with hype. What IS it, and should you invest $15,662 of your hard-earned cash in buying it? Even if you don’t have a spare $16,902 sitting around, take the time to More ...

Bitcoin – What’s the Big Deal?

 15th February 2018 by gihan

Bitcoin is currently valued at $17,057, but it’s volatile and filled with hype. What IS it, and should you invest $15,662 of your hard-earned cash in buying it? All the hype about the bitcoin bubble might be taking attention away from the powerful More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With

Forever Young

 16th January 2018 by gihan

Our current life expectancy is around 80-90 years. But what if that doubled – or more? How would that affect your personal life, your professional life, your business, and society as a whole? That might sound like science fiction, but life extension More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With

Futurist Spotlight on Virtual Reality

 29th November 2016 by gihan

Spotlight On Virtual Reality

Last year, when speaking at a real estate conference in Brisbane, I had the chance to test out a virtual reality headset from RealEstate.com. This technology allows property buyers and tenants to view and inspect a property even if they are on More ...

Filed Under

Tagged With ,