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Expert analysis on the research and practice changing the business landscape in the 21st Century

  1. 13 March 2022 – Business Research, Creativity, Management, Organisational Behaviour, Organisations

    Every Sherlock needs a Watson (or two)

    A University of Melbourne expert says creatives often need colleagues to be catalysts, but how can organisations identify and foster these catalysts?

  2. 9 February 2022 – Decision Science, Ethical Consumption, Globalisation, Responsible Sourcing, Supply Chains

    Encouraging responsible sourcing in our supply chains

    To encourage responsible sourcing, mathematical modelling suggests firms need low-cost ways to signal their credentials, says University of Melbourne expert

  3. 13 December 2021 – COVID-19, Manufacturing, Shipping, Shopping, Supply Chains

    COVID-19’s ongoing supply chain chaos

    A University of Melbourne expert says ahead of the holidays, COVID-19’s disruption to our supply chains means backlogs and delays, but are we over the worst?

  4. 8 December 2021 – Australia, COVID-19, Employment, Flexible Working, Regional Development

    How Australia’s internal migrants could benefit our regions

    Regional Australia can benefit from ‘tree and sea changers’, but University of Melbourne experts say we need to understand their motivations and skills.

  5. 6 December 2021 – Couples, HILDA 2021, Marriage, Relationships, Sociology

    Living apart together

    Sharing a home is what makes a couple, but HILDA shows that for some people, a romantic partner isn’t someone you live with, says University of Melbourne expert

  6. 6 December 2021 – HILDA 2021, Mental Health, Psychological Distress, Psychology, Public Policy

    Distress signals

    HILDA shows Australians increasingly report feelings of psychological distress in a trend likely exacerbated by the pandemic says University of Melbourne expert

  7. 6 December 2021 – Child care, HILDA 2021, Population Health, Time Stress, Work-Life Balance

    A third of Australians under chronic time stress

    HILDA survey suggests chronic time stress is a significant social problem with ramifications for health and wellbeing, says University of Melbourne expert

  8. 6 December 2021 – HILDA 2021, Housing, Living Standards, Public Policy, Public health

    How we’ve changed in 20 years

    The HILDA Survey is turning 20 and shows a changing and largely well-functioning society but also reveals pressure points, says University of Melbourne expert

  9. 6 December 2021 – HILDA 2021, Personality Traits, Population Health, Self-Control, Unemployment

    What’s the impact of self-control on our lives?

    HILDA survey reveals that greater self-control is associated with improved life outcomes including health and satisfaction, says University of Melbourne expert