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Forget work-life balance – it’s all about integration in the age of COVID-19

OPINION: COVID-19 has dramatically changed personal and work dynamics, and we need to stop thinking of work-time and home-time as distinct and separate blocks.

The paradox of social distancing: We’ve grown closer to co-workers during the coronavirus pandemic

“Ultimately, it is the human connection that will get us through this pandemic.”

Hide self: one tip on video conferencing good enough for Matthew McConaughey

OPINION: Video conferencing radically changes the conditions under which we interact with others, and hyper-awareness of how we look and behave can be exhausting, and stressful.

China might well refuse to take our barley, and there would be little we could do

OPINION: China will remain an irreplaceable Australian customer meaning it would be neither possible nor wise for Australia to decouple from the country. 

Five workplace trends will shape life after lockdown

The jobs landscape is seeing the biggest remote work movement in history.

Coronavirus hasn’t killed globalisation – it proves why we need it

OPINION: People around the world have many needs and aspirations in commonare that are best fulfilled when world leaders work jointly with a global, rather than a national, mindset.

We’ve had a taste of disrupted food supplies – here are 5 ways we can avoid a repeat

OPINION: We have almost real-time data on food production, stocks and supply chains. Would it not be sensible to strengthen local food systems that can complement our supermarkets and global networks?

Goodbye to the crowded office: how coronavirus will change the way we work together

Staggered shifts, enforced flexitime, and 24/7 operations may become the norm, along with working remotely.

What is Dalgona coffee? The whipped coffee trend taking over the internet during coronavirus isolation

According to Google Trends, “Dalgona coffee” has become the most searched type of coffee worldwide.

Don’t panic: Australia has truly excellent food security

Australia ranks among the most food secure nations in the world, and is in the top 10 countries for food affordability and availability.