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health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: Peter King explains why empathy is vital during COVID-19

From record breaking revenue to closing doors six months later, the MCEC’s Chief Executive reveals why “it is unlikely that we will return to business as we once knew it”.

Fast Five

07 September 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: How Yarra Trams is staying the course through (and beyond) COVID-19

While the COVID-19 pandemic has brought millions to a standstill, Yarra Trams’ Chief Executive has kept Melbourne moving, and explains why this crisis is “a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity” for Melbourne.

Fast Five

21 September 2020

economy

Fast Five: Reimagining the industry after an unexpected turn of events

As the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the events industry to a standstill, Melbourne Convention Bureau CEO Julia Swanson explains what is needed to put Melbourne back on center-stage.

Fast Five

05 October 2020

infrastructure

Fast Five: How rigour, grit and a ‘culture of innovation’ helps Aurecon thrive

While a countless number of businesses across the world have struggled during 2020, Aurecon is one of the few that have thrived during the global pandemic. Angus Leitch explains why.

Fast Five

19 October 2020

economy

Fast Five: Westpac Group banking on interaction over transactions

Bank of Melbourne Chief Executive Mark Melvin explains why cash registers have been ringing more during lockdown in Victoria than the same period in 2019.

Fast Five

04 November 2020

member stories

Fast Five: How the epicentre of our supply chains keeps on moving

Brendan Bourke, Port of Melbourne Chief Executive, explains how the nation’s largest capital city container port has maintained operations in a year of disruption.

Fast Five

16 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: AIA making a commitment to making a difference

AIA Chief Executive Officer (Australia and New Zealand) and Director, Damien Mu, explains how he’s helping others achieve their dreams – if they follow three simple steps.

Fast Five

30 November 2020

education and training

Fast Five: how genU is staying focused on what matters most

2020 has been the hardest year aged care service providers have had to endure, but no matter the scale of the obstacles that stood in Clare Amies’ way, genU’s CEO has risen to the challenge.

Fast Five

14 December 2020

economy

DB Results’ co-CEO explains how we can ‘perform miracles’ together

With more than 25 years of experience in the IT landscape, Gavin Bunshaw explains how leading by example, innovation and collaboration can solve some of the world’s biggest problems.

Fast Five

11 January 2021

economy

Four Pillars' recipe for success: flavour, focus, fun and fanaticism

After being crowned the International Gin Producer of the Year for a second consecutive year, the humble Yarra Valley gin distillery shares their recipe for success and what it takes to be the best.

Fast Five

25 January 2021

economy

Queen Victoria Market planning for post-pandemic transformation

According to Chief Executive Stan Liacos, after 143 years, it’s time for change at the Queen Victoria Market while maintaining the authenticity and historic aura of the famed Melbourne icon.

Fast Five

08 February 2021

economy

In the face of a quagmire, Joval Wine Group keeps the glass half-full

Having been involved in every aspect of the wine industry for more than 50 years, Joval Wine Group CEO Tim Menting explains how the business stays strong in the face of unprecedented challenges.

Fast Five

22 February 2021

health safety and wellbeing

How the RFDS is spreading their wings beyond the airfield

Scott Chapman, Chief Executive of the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria, explains how the COVID-19 pandemic brought a tough year, but a transformative one for health services.

Fast Five

22 March 2021

education and training

Academics, advice and alliances key to VU’s ‘tradition of excellence’

Victoria University’s newly-appointed Vice-Chancellor and President discusses what the education institution is doing differently to be hailed Australia’s top ranked university for employability skills.

Fast Five

06 April 2021

infrastructure

Not a question of ‘if’ your business will be attacked, only ‘when’

From sole traders to large corporations, Zynet Managing Director and CEO Paul Turner explains why every business needs to be prepared for the inevitable next generation of cybercrime.

Fast Five

19 April 2021

economy

Museums Victoria leaving the past behind and looking to the future

Following a difficult year for Museums Victoria, Director and CEO Lynley Crosswell is embracing future technologies to entertain, educate and evolve the way the organisation operates.

Fast Five

03 May 2021


health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: Peter King explains why empathy is vital during COVID-19

Fast Five

07 September 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: How Yarra Trams is staying the course through (and beyond) COVID-19

Fast Five

21 September 2020

economy

Fast Five: Reimagining the industry after an unexpected turn of events

Fast Five

05 October 2020

infrastructure

Fast Five: How rigour, grit and a ‘culture of innovation’ helps Aurecon thrive

Fast Five

19 October 2020

economy

Fast Five: Westpac Group banking on interaction over transactions

Fast Five

04 November 2020

member stories

Fast Five: How the epicentre of our supply chains keeps on moving

Fast Five

16 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: AIA making a commitment to making a difference

Fast Five

30 November 2020

education and training

Fast Five: how genU is staying focused on what matters most

Fast Five

14 December 2020

economy

DB Results’ co-CEO explains how we can ‘perform miracles’ together

Fast Five

11 January 2021

economy

Four Pillars' recipe for success: flavour, focus, fun and fanaticism

Fast Five

25 January 2021

economy

Queen Victoria Market planning for post-pandemic transformation

Fast Five

08 February 2021

economy

In the face of a quagmire, Joval Wine Group keeps the glass half-full

Fast Five

22 February 2021

health safety and wellbeing

How the RFDS is spreading their wings beyond the airfield

Fast Five

22 March 2021

education and training

Academics, advice and alliances key to VU’s ‘tradition of excellence’

Fast Five

06 April 2021

infrastructure

Not a question of ‘if’ your business will be attacked, only ‘when’

Fast Five

19 April 2021

economy

Museums Victoria leaving the past behind and looking to the future

Fast Five

03 May 2021