Monday, January 17, 2022

Survey reveals that soft skills are classified as critical as remote working practices settle...

Technical skills will remain important and continue to evolve however, with a significant shift toward hybrid working models, some soft skills have become nothing short of absolutely essential, such as communication and work ethic

Queensland tech sector job growth to lead Australia over next five years

The projected increases show how important that digital transformation will be to the economy in coming years and the importance of ensuring we have the right mix of technology skills to serve the needs of industry and society.

Culture Amp raises US$100m to help organisations in new world of work

Culture Amp, the world’s leading employee experience platform has announced a valuation of over USD$1.5 billion through a recent USD$100 million Series F funding round.

Approaching RUOK Day in the workplace with AccessEAP

This year many have been working from home with all the challenges like juggling work demands, home schooling, isolation, long hours and uncertainty around when this will end.

Young women are being left behind in progress towards financial equality

Financial outcomes for women have improved nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic but Generation Z is at risk of being left behind, the latest Financy Women’s Index (FWX) shows.
Office expert: Top hacks to help you ease your staff back into work faster

Here are 6 top hacks to help you ease your staff back into work...

Employers will need to work hard to keep staff energised, connected, engaged and motivated back in the office.

Mimecast research finds employee behaviour is leaving companies wide open to privacy incidents

Types of privacy incidents included emailing personal or confidential work information to the wrong recipient, falling victim to a malicious email that allowed unauthorised access to work systems or data and losing devices containing personal information.

Impact announces $150m funding at a $1.5bn valuation to accelerate global growth and partnerships

This investment brings Impact’s valuation to $1.5 billion, the first partnership management platform provider to reach this milestone. Impact has also surpassed $100 million in annual recurring revenue, solidifying its leadership position in the partnerships category.

GetMee tool created for diluting communication skills due to COVID

The first AI application technology tool in the World created solely for our diminishing communication skills has collected the support of over 100 investors in the first week, according to Founder and CEO of GetMee, Balendran Thavarajah.

Black Dog Institute’s white paper looks at modern work and mental health of working...

As Australia navigates its way through the COVID-19 pandemic and prepares for the post-lockdown recovery, there has never been a more critical time for organisations and governments to support Australian’s mental health in the workplace.