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Thought leaders share contemporary leadership practices.

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Thought leaders share contemporary leadership practices.

    Penny Williams on Digital Platform Work in Australia

    Penny Williams on Digital Platform Work in Australia

    Penny Williams, Lecturer in QUT's Business School, speaks to Kate about her collaborative research which produced the first ever Digital Platform Work in Australia survey. Penny speaks on who is engaging in platform work such as Uber and Airtasker, what we know about the experience of those who engage with these platforms, and how trends may evolve in the future. Penny also spoke about the regulation required to ensure those on the margins of the workforce receive an appropriate return for their labour.

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    • 20 min
    Kevin Rudd on Leading for Public Purpose

    Kevin Rudd on Leading for Public Purpose

    The Honourable Kevin Rudd, former Prime Minister of Australia on achievements in public office, the importance of cooperative federalism and why a professional public service is vital to a high functioning nation.

    • 23 min
    QUT ExecInsights - Mal Thatcher on the Digitally Capable Organisation

    QUT ExecInsights - Mal Thatcher on the Digitally Capable Organisation

    Mal Thatcher, Professor of Digital Practice, QUT Business School, speaks to Kate about the need for digital transformation of organisations. The conversation covers the current digital maturity of Australian organisations, the role of learning and development in the challenge of transformation, and the establishment of the QUT Digital Capability Practice.

    • 22 min
    QUT ExecInsights - Stuart Cunningham On Humanising The Future

    QUT ExecInsights - Stuart Cunningham On Humanising The Future

    Distinguished Professor Stuart Cunningham, OAM, is a leading QUT researcher in media, cultural studies and the workforce of the future. Stuart speaks to Kate about how the humanities will be vital to creating a community and workforce capable of meeting the challenges of technology, population ageing, globalization and climate change.

    • 26 min
    QUT ExecInsights - Michael Trotter On The Esports Phenomenon

    QUT ExecInsights - Michael Trotter On The Esports Phenomenon

    Esports is a billion dollar industry worldwide and growing. Michael Trotter, a Phd student, brought Australia's first university Esports program to QUT. Michael talks to Kate about why universities would invest in Esports and how the industry of both tournaments and gaming is structured and evolving.

    • 26 min
    QUT ExecInsights - QUT Chair In Digital Economy On Rethinking Your Business For The Digital Age

    QUT ExecInsights - QUT Chair In Digital Economy On Rethinking Your Business For The Digital Age

    Professor Marek Kowalkiewicz, QUT Chair in Digital Economy and Michael Rosemann, QUT Professor for Innovation Systems speak with Kate about using the processes of structured ideation to create the preferred digital future for your organisation.

    • 26 min

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