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  • Could tax reform help ease burden on our wallets?

    Could tax reform help ease burden on our wallets?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to Dale Boccabella from UNSW Business School about new analysis from the Parliamentary Budget Office warning the federal budget could suffer is there is tax reform. Interview with: Dale Boccabella, Associate Professor, UNSW Business School Recommended – Don’t we already pay enough tax? Is Labor tax policy all its cracked up to be? […]Read More »
  • When will we have 5G?

    When will we have 5G?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to Telstra (ASX:TLS) Executive Director Network and Infrastructure Engineering Channa Seneviratne about how Telstra 5G is a step closer after world-first trial Interview with: Channa Seneviratne, Executive Director Network and Infrastructure Engineering, Telstra   Recommended – Interviewed –Nigel Pugh, Head,Venture Insights–titled ”-5g or NBN – which is the future?–.” Interviewed –Andy Penn, CEO, Telstra–titled ”-Just how badly […]Read More »
  • Is Labor targeting small-businesses?

    Is Labor targeting small-businesses?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry CEO James Pearson as Opposition leader Bill Shorten vowed to reverse penalty rate cuts which came into effect this financial year, if he wins the next election, as well as repeal tax cuts for corporations of less than $50 million Introduction: Is Labor targeting small-businesses? Ross Greenwood: Coming up […]Read More »
  • How will El Nino affect farmers?

    How will El Nino affect farmers?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to GrainGrowers CEO Dr Michael Southan about how El Nino will affect farmers who are already in drought-affected areas. Introduction: How will El Nino affect farmers? Ross Greenwood:  I spoke with Senator Barry O’Sullivan. He was one of the people responsible, member of the Liberal National Party, a senator for Queensland who is responsible […]Read More »
  • Could we be facing another El Nino?

    Could we be facing another El Nino?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to NAB Agribusiness Economist Phin Ziebell as recent warming of the Pacific Ocean is leading to a 50% chance of an El Nino weather event developing this year. Interview with: Phin Ziebell, Agribusiness Economist, NAB Recommended – How will El Nino affect farmers? Could we be facing another El Nino? Economic impact of Cyclone […]Read More »

List of FAQ “Business” questions with links to articles. Listen Read Watch to Ross Greenwood interviews with industry experts.

A good investment?Interview with Andrew Hirst, LPOGroup Vice-Chair
Are your skills up-to-date?Interview with Dave Curren, CIO, Westpac
Can Small Business “Trust” Labor?Interview with Chris Down, Shadow Treasurer
Could Topshop/Topman be saved by Sir Phillip Green?Interview with James Stewart, Ferrier Hodgson
Don’t we already pay enough tax?Interview with Dale Boccabella, Associate Professor, UNSW Business School
Gerry Harvey: Retail booming or flailing?Interview with Gerry Harvey, Executive Chairman Harvey Norman
How do businesses feel about three-year gift cards?Interview with Matt Kean, NSW Fair Trading Minister
How do I know how much it actually cost me to operate that facilityInterview with Dr Michael Schaper, Deputy Chairman, ACCC
How do we best unlock that value.Interview with Simon Kelly, CEO, Ardent Leisure
How do we keep the economic boom going?Interview with Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist at HSBC
How do you actually juggle all those needsInterview with Richard Goyder, CEO Wesfarmers
How do you culturally try and change those attitudesInterview with Michael Andrew, Chairman Board of Taxation
How do you feel that the supply/demand is based right nowInterview with Nev Power, CEO Fortescue Metals
How do you get oneInterview with Natalie James, Fair Work Ombudsman
How do you get the 3.8?Interview with Gerry Harvey, Executive Chairman Harvey Norman
How does this play outInterview with Roger Colman, Media Analyst, CCZ Station Equities
How is Australia losing its competitive position?Interview with  Tony Shepherd, former president of the Business Council of Australia
How long can I keep this goingInterview with Phil Greguke, Retiring
How long is this rebranding exercise been in trainInterview with Geoff Heally,  exBHP
How much do you think you’ll be up on last yearInterview with Gerry Harvey, Executive Chairman Harvey Norman
How much does a person pay to become a licensed post office Interview with Andrew Hirst, LPOGroup Vice-Chair
How much it actually cost me to operate that facilityInterview with Dr Michael Schaper, Deputy Chairman, ACCC
How much money they will actually get backInterview with Mark Mentha, Korda Mentha
How much of it’s going onInterview with Michael Andrew, Chairman Board of Taxation
How much the information technology Interview with John O’Mahony, Deloitte Access
How Myer stores can be run betterInterview with Anton Taglieaferro, Investors Mutual
How to be able to manage or cope with upgradingInterview with Gerry Harvey, Executive Chairman, Harvey Norman
How to change those society attitudesInterview with Michael Andrew, Chairman Board of Taxation
How to comply with the law and protect their workersInterview with Magnus Nicolin, CEO Ansell
How to have a difficult conversationInterview with Natalie James, Fair Work Ombudsman
Is Dreamworld viable?Interview with Simon Kelly, CEO, Ardent Leisure
Is the NBN a disaster?Interview with Steve Baxter, Founder, River City Labs (2)
Unemployment at a four-year low but what about wages?Interview with Michaelia Cash, Employment Minister
What are Australian retailers to expectInterview with Alex Pollak, CEO Loftus Peak
What are the courses you will backInterview with Alan Joyce, CEO Qantas
What are the exclusions on the way throughInterview with Dr Michael Schaper, Deputy Chairman, ACCC
What are we going to doInterview with Craig Coleman, Viburnum Funds Management
What are your experiences in shopping in Myer Interview with Eli Greenbatt, Senior Business Reporter, The Australian
What can the ACCC doInterview with Dr Michael Schaper, Deputy Chairman, ACCC
What can we expect here in AustraliaInterview with Alex Pollak, CEO Loftus Peak
What can you doInterview with Jennifer Westacott, CEO of the Business Council of Australia
What can you do to make certainInterview with Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman GFG Alliance
What do the farmers say?Interview with Stuart Crosthwaite, Milk Producer, Kiewa Valley
What do you think is the reactionInterview with Andrew Hirst, LPOGroup Vice-Chair
What does a ban entailInterview with John Price, Commissioner, ASIC
What happens here. There’s fairness in all this isn’t thereInterview with Natalie James, Fair Work Ombudsman
What happens next in this particular caseInterview with Leanne Close, Australian Federal Police
What happens next, in regards to the controversial senatorInterview with James Pearson, Chief executive of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
What happens now to the Topshop brandsInterview with Eli Greenbatt, Senior Business Reporter, The Australian
What happens to the workforce at WhyallaInterview with Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman GFG Alliance
What if families split their incomesInterview with Chris Bowen, Shadow Treasurer
What if you got a family member who s working in the businessInterview with Chris Down, Shadow Treasurer
What is a terrible tragedyInterview with Gary Weiss and Brad Richmond, new Ardent leisure board members
What is a very successful business Interview with Simon Kelly, CEO, Ardent Leisure
What is Activity Based Work EnvironmentsInterview with Dian Tjondronegoro, Southern Cross University
What is alleged to be one of the largest frauds ever Interview with Leanne Close, Australian Federal Police
What is happening at Myer?Interview with Eli Greenblat, The Australia, Business Writer
What is important right now is that there is due processInterview with Ali Naroozi, Inspector-General of Tax
What is it that you believe you can bring to that businessInterview with Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman GFG Alliance
What is the future for TopshopInterview with Eli Greenbatt, Senior Business Reporter, The Australian
What is the level of confidence of the consumer likeInterview with Gerry Harvey, Executive Chairman Harvey Norman
What to do with this business in the wake of that accidentInterview with Chris Stott, Chief Investment Officer, Wilson Asset Management
What to do with those assetInterview with Chris Down, Shadow Treasurer
What type of, shall I say, power or authority you might haveInterview with Jennifer Westacott, CEO of the Business Council of Australia
What was advertised to consumersInterview with Sarah Court, Commissioner ACCC
What was happening. When the FP became aware of the tax officeInterview with Leanne Close, Australian Federal Police
What was the basic story about thisInterview with Eli Greenbatt, Senior Business Reporter, The Australian
What was the reaction from Australia PostInterview with Andrew Hirst, LPOGroup Vice-Chair
What was the return on the shareholders’ equity in your company’s caseInterview with Nev Power, CEO Fortescue Metals
What would you do for a better paycheck?Interview with Jason Laufer, Director of Talent and Learning Solutions, LinkedIn
When should a boss stand down after drugs charges?Interview with Dr. Simon Longstaff, Ethics Center
Where does [sic] those profits goInterview with Jennifer Westacott, CEO of the Business Council of Australia
Where does it go toInterview with Ali Naroozi, Inspector-General of Tax
Where does it go to after thisInterview with Leanne Close, Australian Federal Police
Where does that leave the relationship between Qantas and also EmirateInterview with Alan Joyce, CEO Qantas
Where is Clive PalmerInterview with Scott Stewart, State Member for Townsville
Where to turn and you don’t know your rightsInterview with Natalie James, Fair Work Ombudsman
Who can wash the cash through family members Interview with Chris Bowen, Shadow Treasurer
Who has been all over these. I described to Eddy Meyer Interview with Leanne Close, Australian Federal Police
Who has been had done by and doesn’t quite know where to turnInterview with Natalie James, Fair Work Ombudsman
Who has control of the foreign investment review board Interview with Geoff Heally,  exBHP
Who has just moved on to the board of Ardent LeisureInterview with Gary Weiss and Brad Richmond, new Ardent leisure board members
Who has now been summoned to court and is likely to be charged Interview with Ali Naroozi, Inspector-General of Tax
Who has really been, again. another big one from Thorney InvestmentsInterview with Craig Coleman, Viburnum Funds Management
Who owns that post office right nowInterview with Andrew Hirst, LPOGroup Vice-Chair
Who should take responsibility for the NBN mess?Interview with Mark Gregory, Professor, RMIT University
Who took out that franchiseInterview with James Stewart, Ferrier Hodgson
Who will benefit from the GST shake up?Interview with Wilson Tuckey, former member of the Liberal Party
Why do you need HR?Interview with Peter Wilson, Chairman, HR Australia Institute
Why has Crown been accused of tampering with poker machines?Interview with Senator Nick Xenophon, Nick Xenophon Team
Why has retail figures fallen?Interview with  Michael Bate, Head of Retail, Colliers Intl
Why is global engagement best for Australia?Interview with  Andrew Leigh, Assistant Shadow Treasurer
Why is James Packer not happy?Interview with Geoff Bowd, The Australian Shareholder Association, Director
Why is the stock market going nuts for Almond Milk?Interview with Rory Macleod, CEO, Freedom Foods (ASX:FNP)
Will Fortescue meet its targets?Interview with Nev Power, Fortescue Metals, CEO
Will penalty rates become an election issue?Interview with Jennifer Westacott, CEO, Business Council of Australia
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