Thursday, August 18, 2022

Five signs to show that employees are not coping during lockdown

Last year, we all scrambled to get the pandemic induced lockdown right. We were on top of virtual socialising and connection through virtual lunchrooms and virtual drinks.

@WORKSPACES’ Jenny Folley offers 9 tips to nail your virtual sales pitch

Salespeople and business development managers who have built their career and reputation on building rapport with people across a table, virtual pitching is a whole new ball game.

JobAdder reports reveal return of employer demand and confidence

JobAdder, a recruitment solution that helps recruiters find and manage talent more effectively, has released the findings of its two quarterly reports; JobAdder Global Talent Acquisition Report: Q2 2021 and JobAdder Global Recruitment and Staffing Industry Report: Q2 2021.

Aussie businesses called on to take action against single-use plastic during the work waste...

Ambitious Australian eco-friendly start up Zero Co is calling on workplaces across the country to join their sustainability mission to end single-use plastic (SUP).

Icon Agency appoints director of communications and public relations

Integrated communications firm Icon Agency has announced the appointment of Fiona Forbes as the national Director of Communications and Public Relations.

Owner of 12 businesses’ tips on innovative ways to mentor staff

Training and upskilling staff has always been important to an organisation’s growth and an individual’s career progression, but more so now as businesses fight to remain open, bottom lines are suffering, more skills are needed, and top talent is at a shortage.

Jarrod McGrath launches new book to give businesses roadmap for a modern digital workforce

Global human capital management (HCM) consultancy, Smart WFM announced the launch of company founder and CEO Jarrod McGrath’s book, The Digital Workforce 2nd Edition.

Australians concerned about job and income security due to lockdown

A survey by people2people has revealed that due to the current lockdowns, 1 in 5 employees have been asked to reduce their hours and/or take unpaid leave, and that over a third of Australian employees are worried about their job security and future job search prospects.

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.

Magnite names Aussie leadership team following acquisition of SpotX

Magnite , the independent sell-side advertising platform, announced that James Young will remain as Managing Director of Australia for Magnite following the acquisition of SpotX.