Retailtainment, ecommerce, exports – trends in the food industry

This year’s Fine Foods International Ltd Expo in Melbourne was a brilliant opportunity to taste test some emerging trends in agriculture, food production and retailing, and food service. It also presented some opportunities to consider global trends in ecommerce and export. Here were my top “take-aways”

How to get ready for jobs that don’t exist

Education and hiring in a new paradigm  - emerging jobs, disappearing jobs and portfolio careers.

Recently, I had the opportunity to sit on an alumni panel, discussing with prospective students the pros and cons of undertaking an MBA.  This made me reflect on a couple of interrelated questions:

  • what will the future of education look like?

  • how will businesses prepare their workforce for the future?