‘Build it and they will come’: the role of employment in making Brisbane a global city

A scene from Brisbane CBD, with lady walking across plaza towards camera.
Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing
With the November, 2014 G20 meeting done and dusted, WOW’s resident historian, Professor Bradley Bowden, and colleague, Dr Andrea Insch (University of Otago, NZ) set about understanding the role of 34 years’ of rebranding strategy in transforming Brisbane into a global city. But what does this have to do with the world of work you […]

Police prepare for G20 security challenge

Next year’s G20 summit of world leaders in Brisbane poses a massive security challenge for police, says a Griffith University expert. Around 1500 security specialists along with thousands of Australian and New Zealandpolice will assume special duties in the lead-up to and during the G20 on November 15-16, 2014. More than 4000 international delegates and […]