DeakinCo. Soft skills for business success - Vice-Chancellor Introduction

  • DeakinCo.
  • 25 May 2017

Professor Jane den Hollander AO, Vice-Chancellor, Deakin University

DeakinCo. engaged Deloitte Access Economics to undertake an analysis of ‘soft skills’ in Australia (such as teamwork, communication and critical thinking) and the importance of these to business success. The report informs the national debate around the need for soft skills, and to better understand areas that need to be improved in the Australian workforce and businesses today and into the future. 

DeakinCo. with Deloitte Access Economics released the report on 17 May 2017.  At the launch there was a panel discussion that included:

Professor Jane den Hollander AO, Vice-Chancellor, Deakin University
John O'Mahony, Partner, Deloitte Access Economics
Matt Tindale, Head of Enterprise APAC, LinkedIn
Mark Stone, CEO, Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry