Jana Matthews

Jana Matthews

Professor and director of the Australian Centre for Business Growth, University of South Australia

Jana Matthews is the ANZ Chair in Business Growth, Professor, and Director of the Australian Centre for Business Growth at the University of South Australia’s Business School. She has a doctorate from Harvard, has founded five companies, and was on the founding team of the Kauffman Foundation’s Centre for Entrepreneurial Leadership. Matthews is an expert on entrepreneurial leadership and business growth, has written eight books, and designed award-winning programs that teach CEO’s and executives how to lead and manage growth companies. She was selected as one of the most influential women in Australia in AFR and QANTAS100 Women of Influence Awards 2018. 

More From Jana Matthews

Selling a Business

How to Make a Successful Business Sale, in Six Steps

Don't just follow your instincts; lawyers, accountants and business advisers have an important role to play
Business Management

Five Reasons Companies Fail

A checklist for CEOs and managers who want to avoid the pitfalls of failure and lead their companies to breakthrough growth
Office Culture

How to Improve Communication with Employees During Scaleup

More communication occurs through body language than words
Growth Strategies

Four Tips on How to Use Intermediaries to Raise Funds

Most companies grow by re-investing profits, but sometimes the gains cannot support the magnitude of the investment needed to expand rapidly
Hiring

How to Find Really Good Salespeople

They are crucial for a good business, but finding them is always a challenge
Growth Strategies

Busting Seven Myths About Revenue, Profitability and Business Growth

If you want to win at the game of business, you need both a good offense (sales) and a good defence (profitability)
My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.