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Negative media influences casual workers' job choices

27 February, 2020

Humanforce has revealed that negative media coverage can impact Australian businesses' ability to attract casual workers.


ASD to hire two senior executives

29 January, 2020

The ASD is seeking two senior executives to head its signals intelligence and network operations and the ACSC.


AI to take over 69% of managers' roles by 2024

28 January, 2020

Almost 69% of managers' workloads could be automated by 2024, thanks to technologies such as AI, personal assistants and chatbots, according to Gartner.


Australia facing "massive" IT skills gap in 1H20

28 January, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Hays' latest Job Report shows that Australian employers are grappling with a major IT and digital technology skills gap.


Guy Danskine appointed MD of Equinix in Australia

13 January, 2020 by Jonathan Nally

Danskine, previously Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, takes over from Jeremy Deutsch in the MD role.


Best of 2019: Dept of Employment using big data to reskill Australia

08 January, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Across the festive season we'll be reprising some of our best articles from 2019. Today we look at one example of how government is using data analytics.


IT staff attrition rates are "unsustainably" high

04 November, 2019

According to an AIIA/Aon survey, IT staff attrition (voluntary and involuntary) is running at an "unsustainably" high level of 21.7%, on par with Silicon Valley.


Almost 60% of Australian casual workers feel disengaged at work

01 November, 2019

A survey has revealed how employers can bring out the best in their casual workers, with workforce management solutions part of the answer.


Employers expect struggles upskilling staff

22 October, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Around 87% of Australian employers expect to face challenges upskilling staff to support the adoption of new technologies.


Would you trust a robot over your manager? Study finds most do

21 October, 2019

People trust robots more than their managers, with many being "excited" about and "grateful" for their robot co-workers, a study shows.


Industry discourages expats' return despite skills shortage

11 October, 2019

Returning expats could help fill the skills gap facing the technology industry if only Australian companies would hire them, a new report has shown.


Australian firms urged to be 'safety champions'

03 October, 2019

Australians companies are being encouraged to be 'safety champions' for National Safe Work Month.


Zendesk to increase Victorian workforce

26 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Zendesk has announced plans to expand its Melbourne-based Asia Pacific Software Engineering Centre by hiring 70 new highly skilled engineers.


Data61 announces departure of CEO

05 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The CSIRO's data science arm Data61 is on the hunt for a new CEO after current chief Adrian Turner revealed plans to leave the agency next month.


IBM A/NZ appoints first female managing director

29 July, 2019

The company's newest managing director, Katrina Troughton, won the role following her 28-year career at IBM in local, regional and global positions.


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