What Happens Next with Bernard Salt is a podcast series bringing you insights into what a new reality could look like post COVID-19.
Aged care – Building a healthy and happy future for ageing communities
For people around the globe and in Australia the notion of aging is a relatively new phenomenon, due to improvements in lifestyle and medical care. But there’s no doubt we face some big challenges in developing positive strategies to help people age well and it’s essential we answer these challenges with innovative ideas and look for opportunities to keep people healthy and happy. Join Bernard Salt as he discusses this with Pat Garcia, CEO of Catholic Health Australia, Nicki Doyle, Partner Health Ageing and Human Services KPMG and Patrick Reid, CEO IRT Group. Visit us at KPMG.com/au/WhatHappensNext or get in touch with the show at WhatHappensNext@kpmg.com.au
The future of financial services
The financial services landscape looks fundamentally different to what it did ten years ago. Digital transformation, evolving customer expectations and new entrants into the sector have long been disruptive forces, but COVID-19 has accelerated that speed of change. Join Bernard Salt as he discusses the rapid shifts in the sector with Anna Bligh, CEO, Australian Banking Association, Daniel Knoll, National Lead Partner of Financial Services at KPMG, and Toby Norton-Smith, Managing Director, x-15 ventures. Visit us at KPMG.com/au/WhatHappensNext or get in touch with the show at WhatHappensNext@kpmg.com.au
Chinese entrepreneurs and the future of family businesses
Kung Hei Fat Choi! It’s Chinese New Year and time to welcome the Year of the Ox. Join Bernard Salt, Helen Zhi Dent from KPMG’s China Business Practice, and Access Corporate Group’s Livia Wang, as they discuss what makes Chinese entrepreneurs tick, how they operate, and what makes them different from other businesses. Bernard is also joined by Robyn Langsford, Partner in Charge of KPMG’s Family & Private Client Practice, to discuss the unique intricacies of family businesses, succession planning and the role these types of companies play in the Australian business landscape. Visit us at KPMG.com/au/WhatHappensNext or get in touch with the show at WhatHappensNext@kpmg.com.au
Resilience in a time of immense change and challenge
Bushfires, floods and a pandemic – there’s no doubt that 2020 has been one of the most challenging years on record for Australian communities and businesses. Join Bernard Salt as he discusses the importance of resilience in a time of immense challenge and change with special guests: Shane Fitzsimmons, Commissioner of Resilience NSW and Australian of the Year NSW, Amanda Leck, Executive Director, Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience, and Mark Crosweller, Senior Advisor with KPMG and Former Head the National Resilience Taskforce and Director General of Emergency Management Australia. Visit us at KPMG.com/au/WhatHappensNext or get in touch with the show at WhatHappensNext@kpmg.com.au
The boom in Indigenous business
There are currently around 16,000 Indigenous-owned businesses across Australia, and that number is predicted to grow to 18,000 over the next five years. This growth is being seen in a range of sectors – from cultural services, building contractors and architecture, to fire management practices, and financial and professional services. In this episode, Bernard Salt is joined by Glen Brennan, Indigenous Services Lead, KPMG Australia, Laura Berry, CEO, Supply Nation, and Eddie Fry, Chair, Indigenous Land and Sea Corporation & Indigenous Business Australia to discuss the boom in Indigenous business. Visit us at KPMG.com/au/WhatHappensNext or get in touch with the show at WhatHappensNext@kpmg.com.au
The new frontier of cyber security
Join Bernard Salt as he catches up with Nick Espinosa, Chicago based global cyber security expert and host of nationally syndicated radio show The Deep Dive, to discuss how to stay safe online during the pandemic. Bernard is also joined by Michelle Price, CEO of AustCyber, and Kathy Robins, Cyber Security Partner at KPMG Australia, to look at how Australia is faring in relation to increased cyber security threats as more and more people work from home.
You can listen to The Deep Dive here: https://soundcloud.com/nickaesp/sets/the-deep-dive-radio-show
Visit us at KPMG.com/au/WhatHappensNext or get in touch with the show at WhatHappensNext@kpmg.com.au
Good structure and wide ranging set of topics
Underlying Soundtrack is obtrusive and occasionally bizarre
I love the episode on resilience! Great work!
Fantastic update on cyber!
Great to have two female cyber pros! Thanks #bewhatyoucansee