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Masterclass with highly respected demographer - Bernard Salt

A bold and evidence based view of what the future will look like for business and life!

Thursday 7th October 2021 at 10am AEDT for 1 hour.

Join us for this thought-provoking masterclass. Our Founding Director Lisa Stephenson will host you on the day and is thrilled that we can share these insights with our Coach Place members. Demographer Bernard Salt AM will scope out why you should have faith in the future of Australia and the life we will be living. What does it all look like post COVID? He will explore the businesses of the future including: logistics, technology, health, home, and agriculture. We are all keen to know what skillsets will be most valued and he will share why sociability, agility and self-confidence will matter.

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Bernard will share why we need to know about VESPA’s (Virus Escapees Seeking Provincial Australia) and tell us why indicators clearly show that working from home is here to stay in hybrid forms. And if you haven’t heard of ‘the rise of the 20 minute city,’ be sure to register. This masterclass will be a bold but considered and evidence-based view of the near-term future that is positive, and focusses on the opportunities for business. We all need some of that optimism in our life! Do not miss this session. He might even talk about smashed avocados!

My ticket

This masterclass is strictly for premium Coach Place members only and attendance is included in your monthly/ annual membership. To register your place, please email us here and we will send you the Zoom invite with all the details.

Who is Bernard Salt AM?
Bernard Salt is widely regarded as one of Australia’s leading social commentators by business, the media and the broader community. Bernard heads The Demographics Group which provides advice on demographic, consumer and social trends for business. Prior to that Bernard founded KPMG Demographics. He writes two weekly columns for The Australian newspaper and was an adjunct professor at Curtin University Business School between 2010 and 2020. In conjunction with KPMG Australia he hosted a top-rated podcast called “What Happens Next” which discussed rising trends and important business issues. Bernard is one of the most in-demand speakers on the Australian corporate speaking circuit. He is well known to the wider community for his penchant for identifying and tagging new tribes and social behaviours such as the ‘Seachange Shift’, the ‘Man Drought’, ‘PUMCINS’ (pronounced pumpkins) and the ‘Goats Cheese Curtain’. He is perhaps best known for popularising the phrase “smashed avocado” globally. Bernard was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the 2017 Australia Day honours.