Better Business Summit travels Australia

Better Business Summit travels Australia

The Adviser – Momentum Media’s brand dedicated to the mortgage and finance broking industry – has concluded its 11th annual Better Business Summit after travelling across the nation for the leading conference.

The Better Business Summit roadshow travelled across five states between 15 February and 14 March 2024.

The Better Business Summit roadshow of 2024, run in partnership with NAB, proved to be an unparalleled success, marking its 11th consecutive year with resounding triumph. 

Across five states, from Sydney to Melbourne, the summit unfolded between 15 February and 14 March 2024, leaving an indelible mark on the broking industry.

The summit boasted a line-up of esteemed speakers who delved into crucial topics aimed at empowering brokers and business owners alike. 

From unlocking the potential of AI with insights from futurist Nick Abraham, attendees were equipped with invaluable knowledge to propel their businesses forward.

Dr Jodie Lowinger, renowned for her expertise in mental strength, shared strategies to enhance resilience and optimise performance, setting the stage for brokers to thrive even in turbulent economic conditions. 

Meanwhile, Simon Griffiths, founder of Who Gives a Crap, delivered a compelling narrative on the intersection of purpose-driven business and profitability, inspiring attendees with his journey of philanthropy and success.

Delegates also heard from tech providers on the solutions available to the broker channel to make writing loans more efficient – and business insights from some of the country’s top brokers.

Throughout the summit, attendees also had the opportunity to network and collaborate with industry professionals, fostering connections that would undoubtedly fuel future growth and innovation. 

Annie Kane, the managing editor of mortgages and master of ceremonies for the five-state roadshow, commented: “We had an amazing five weeks travelling the country for The Adviser’s annual Better Business Summit roadshow – run in partnership with NAB. 

“It was fantastic to connect with hundreds [of] brokers and business partners from right across Australia, and hear from inspiring speakers including Dr Jodie Lowinger on mind strength, Nick Abrahams on AI in business, Simon Griffiths on why doing good is good business, plus all our amazing Elite Broker guests and partners!” 

NAB broker distribution executive Adam Brown emphasised the pivotal role of the Better Business Summit in nurturing talent and fostering excellence within the broking industry. 

“We’re proud to be the bank behind the broker, and with 11 years as the principal partner of this series, we’ve enjoyed seeing newcomers to the industry turn into seasoned professionals,” he said.

“Together, the broking industry continues to shine and provide an invaluable service to Australian home owners and investors.”

Following the Better Business Summit, The Adviser celebrated excellence in the broking industry through the black-tie Better Business Awards.

“Capping it all off with our Better Business Awards has made it such a celebration of excellence in the industry,” Kane said.

“Thank you to everyone who attended and congratulations to all the winners,” she said, expressing gratitude for the camaraderie and achievements witnessed during the event.

The full list of winners from the Better Business Awards 2024 can be found in the April edition of The Adviser magazine, out now!