The Power of Kindness

By: McCrindle

Can you remember a time in your life when someone showed you an act of kindness? How about the last time you showed kindness to someone? Are you intentional about being kind, or do you wait for opportunities to present themselves? Read more

The Importance of Bringing a Positive Attitude to the Workplace

By: McCrindle

We all know the Monday morning atmosphere when colleagues come into the office again after the weekend. Our attitude, either positive or negative, can predict the rest of the day and sometimes the whole week. Read more

The Renewed Search For Meaning

By: McCrindle

A major event like a pandemic can cause a reassessment of life. From relationships to work and even where people live. As a result of extended lockdowns, people have realised that a slower pace of life and return to a simpler life is desirable. Read more

Pandemic Pain: Survey Reveals Australian Youths’ Biggest Worries

By: Michael Crooks

In what may not come as a surprise, COVID-19 tops the worry list of young Australians. Read more

The Future of Shopping Centres in a Digital World

By: McCrindle

Prior to COVID-19, many people were already utilising digital payments and online shopping. Then it became essential to keeping people safe, and now is a regularly adopted part of people’s lives. Read more

Is the Office Dead?

By: McCrindle

Since the beginning of the pandemic, for many, working from home has become the new normal. While it can have its challenges, the benefits seem to outweigh them. Read more

Australians Ready to Take Advantage of Black Friday

By: McCrindle

Black Friday (Friday 26th November 2021) unofficially kicks off the Christmas shopping season. In the US, it is the day after Thanksgiving, and for many years it has been the biggest single shopping day of the year. Over the last decade, it has emerged in Australia as a key date in the retail calendar. Read more

Regional Growth: The Rise of Lifestyle Locations

By: McCrindle

Over the last hundred years, more and more people have been living in capital cities. It’s the trend of urbanisation. Read more

The Fading Australian Dream of Home Ownership

By: McCrindle

The great Australian dream of home ownership is still alive and well, even among the emerging generations. However, analysis of the largest 7 capital cities in Australia shows a clear trend of both house and unit prices growing faster than incomes over the last four decades. Read more

Wellbeing in the Work-From-Home Era

By: McCrindle

Over the last few years, wellbeing has risen to the top of the agenda. It’s one of the key challenges and opportunities that our society faces. In any given week, we spend more than a third of our waking hours at work – so it’s the place that we most need to get wellbeing right. Read more