Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Stax platform drives cloud innovation in preparation for global expansion

Stax, a native AWS cloud management platform, has announced plans for global expansion, with sights set on expanding into New Zealand and South East Asia by Q1 2022.

Workplace reality has companies rethinking their cybersecurity

The COVID-19 global pandemic forced millions of workers to leave their offices and work remotely, creating new cyber security challenges for companies worldwide.

IAB Australia appoints Sarah Waladan as Director of policy and regulation

IAB Australia has announced the appointment of Sarah Waladan as the new Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs and the appointment is to take immediate effect.

Macquarie Telecom Group reaches milestone with 200 government security-cleared personnel

Macquarie Telecom Group has announced that it has surpassed 200 government-cleared security staff, with plans to continue to grow that number, as it continues to invest in local skills and capability to protect Australia’s sensitive government and citizen data.

Snap appoints Jacqueline Beauchere as the Global Head of Platform Safety

Snap Inc. has announced that the highly experienced online safety advocate Jacqueline Beauchere will be joining the company as its first Global Head of Platform Safety.

Westpac introduces premature birth leave, enhances parental leave policy

Westpac announced enhancements to its parental leave policy to support employees. These enhancements include paid parental leave up to 16 weeks (up from 13) for primary carers, and the introduction of special paid parental leave for premature birth.

Flexible Workspace Australia launches ahead of a future of flex

Flexible Workspace Australia (FWA) launched as the first peak body for the coworking and flexible workspaces, in response to the growing demand for hybrid work environments.

Impact welcomes four new senior hires to Australian based team

Impact a leading global automated partnership management platform has announced the appointment of four new senior executives to its growing and robust Asia Pacific team.

Airtasker study shows Gen Z are embracing the flexible economy

Research released by Australian local services marketplace Airtasker reveals that Gen Z are leading the charge when it comes to embracing the flexible economy in Australia.

Employers are reluctant to hire older workers despite outperforming younger peers in essential skills

Australian employment services provider, MAX Solutions, has revealed that 30% of employers are reluctant to hire older workers, despite employers identifying a range of essential workplace skills at which older workers tend to excel compared with younger peers.