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Australia has retained 27 years and counting of continuous economic growth, even through a period of global economic volatility. As a result, we benefit from high living standards (the third
highest in the world according to the Human Development Index). But looking forward, our future economic standing is not guaranteed. Improvements in future living standards rely on continued gains in productivity, and that means fostering creativity and innovation in the workplace.
A big part of our productivity story will be about people. Yet there is a lot of anxiety about the future of work. Indeed, some question whether there is a future of work.