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The #1 Skill to Future Proof Your Business


I have TPD insurance with AIA. That’s no big deal, of course – thousands of Australians are insured with AIA. But an interesting feature of my AIA insurance is that I get a 10% discount on all my Qantas domestic flights. As a professional speaker who travels a lot, that is a big deal! This is a ...

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Forever Young – Life Extension Science


  In 2015, then-Treasurer Joe Hockey was ridiculed for suggesting that some children alive right now could live to 150. But experts in anti-ageing – or “life extension science”, as it’s known – support his claim. It’s a fascinating area of science, and one t...

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Fan the Flames of Innovation


What do these three things have in common? Amazon Prime – Amazon’s $99/year membership service, with an estimated 80 million members Gmail – Google’s free e-mail platform, with more than 1 billion active users McCafe – McDonalds’ highly successful café offering The answer: All t...

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Test Your Future-Proof IQ: You’d Be Surprised What Most Leaders Get Wrong


When it comes to iPads, video production, and Apple technology, my technology consultant is my eleven-year-old niece Abbey. And yet, when Abbey was born, there was no YouTube, no social media, no smartphones, we didn’t have a street directory in our pockets, we only took cameras on holiday, ...

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