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Flexibility, safety and reskilling: learnings from COVID 

Workplace safety will become as important to a 2020s office as it is to an outdoor worksite or the mine, while flexible work is...

The remote work conundrum: How to work from home efficiently

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect individuals and businesses across the globe, many governments and health organisations have advised working from home as...

How to manage and thrive during remote working

Around the world, millions of people are attempting to slow the spread of COVID-19 by implementing social distancing measures such as remote working. While Australia...

The modern workplace and how to adapt

Greg Scileppi, President of International Staffing Operations at Robert Half International, looks at how to deal with changes in the workforce and create a...

WORK180 raises $1m for jobs platform as it seeks to improve employment for women globally

Gender equality startup WORK180 has secured $1 million from seed investors including Skip Capital – the private investment fund of Atlassian Co-CEO Scott Farquhar...

The Workspace Revolution is Coming

In recent years, disruptive forces have transformed how we think about entire industries. Spotify with music. Uber or Lyft with transport. Netflix with television...

The gender pay gap in the real estate industry is increasing: here’s what your business can do

In recent years the gender pay gap has become a popular topic of contention, and after a considerable amount of media coverage, it seems...

Can Technology Improve Workplace Diversity?

I don’t know that the technology sector has a greater or lesser demand for diversity despite recent headline grabbing issues like ‘the Google email...

Five reasons why your SME should seek to implement an ‘anywhere working’ policy

Workplaces continue to evolve. The needs of employees are constantly changing. It has never been so pertinent for businesses to adopt innovative strategies, become...

Unlocking the benefits of a remote workforce takes the right mindset, technology & policies

In organisations where flexible working is permitted but its parameters are ill-defined, the full benefits won't be reaped, according to Tony Simonsen, Managing Director of Polycom Australia...

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Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...