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Amazon’s Prime Day kicks off in Australia for the first time today. It’s the latest in a series of global shopping events to infiltrate the local market, boosting traffic and online sales as well as adding new pricing pressures to local retailers. Starting in 2015, Amazon’s artificial holiday began with

Neglecting brand to focus on short term outcomes like sales will hurt revenue over time, according to new research from Deloitte. That view is shared by Tourism Australia CMO, Lisa Ronson. “You can’t have a robust sales outcome without a strong brand, it just doesn’t happen,” Ronson said. “Consumers need

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are variously portrayed as the future of our workplaces or the death of employment as we know it. Somewhere between those two extremes lies the reality. These emerging technologies will be core parts not just of technology strategies, but of how we deliver services

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Imagine a juggler with 20 balls in the air, balanced on one leg, and beset on all sides by unreasonable people, each of whom desperately wants to add just one more ball to the mix. And the juggler has only two words in their vocabulary when asked to explain if

More than half a decade on, organisations investing in digital transformation are still struggling to turn their investments into business success, according to research from Capgemini which includes a comparison to its corresponding 2012 study. The latest research found most organisations lacked the leadership and operations required for successful digital

Digital transformation is no longer an “if” but a “when” for enterprises across both public and private sector. The promise of greater efficiency, customer-centric products and services, rapid response to changing regulatory or economic requirements – and the chance to compete with disruptive start-ups percolating every sector of the economy

We live in a disrupted age. For those already struggling, the situation is unlikely to improve.  Indeed, listen to management consultants like McKinsey and Company, and they will tell you all value chains will be disrupted. But we are not so much accelerating towards entropy, as replacing an old order

Innovative technology, like any new initiative, requires a holistic and integrated approach. However, funding that new technology requires a more nuanced strategy. That’s the view of Stuart O’Neill, general manager, Customer Success, SAP ANZ, who argues incremental gains will only come when new technology is integrated with existing software. Intelligent

Most Australian organisations have delayed their digital transformation projects because of cybersecurity concerns, according to research from Microsoft released today, which estimated the potential economic impact of cybersecurity in Australia to be $29 billion per year. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter The study was based on responses from

Every hour of every day a million little crimes are committed online. And every time it happens, hundreds of legitimate businesses all over the world, with boards and shareholders and mission statements — some of them publicly listed — put the proceeds of those crimes in their own pockets. They