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6 facts about Australia’s changing workforce

It’s no surprise that Australia’s workforce is changing. We could potentially be witnessing the most significant shift since globalisation, with the rise of the multi-channel workforce beginning to reshape traditional employment models. As with any environment or economy, things naturally evolve, and Australia’s workforce has been progressing for decades. Here are six facts about Australia’s [...]

By | 2018-09-17T21:45:43+00:00 September 13th, 2018|Workforce|0 Comments

Why it’s time to automate shift vacancies

If you’re managing a pool of casual or part-time employees, then you understand the stress that comes with managing holes in the roster. Whether it’s a staff shortfall or someone’s called in sick; spending hours glued to the phone is no longer a feasible method of working through vacancies. Your time is extremely valuable and [...]

By | 2018-07-26T08:04:54+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Software|0 Comments

Australia’s workforce is changing, but why?

A shift is taking place in Australia. From an ageing population to a hyperconnected society, we’re perhaps witnessing the most significant changes to Australia’s workforce since the rise of globalisation. The rapid development is seeing our workforce diversify in a way that no longer meets traditional models, making way for the development of new models [...]

By | 2018-07-02T06:36:16+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Workforce|0 Comments

Aged care: An industry on the rise

It’s no secret that Australia’s population is ageing. Improved quality of life has strengthened longevity, increased the age of retirement and raised the average life expectancy to 82.5 years - which is among the highest in the world. Currently representing 15% of the nation, it is expected that in just a few decades, 1 in [...]

By | 2018-06-18T11:42:58+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Health, Workforce|0 Comments

Harnessing workplace diversity

Diversity in the workplace is critical to the success of every organisation. For most, diversity is considered in terms of race, gender, culture and religion - but it holds a much greater power. Diversity is also about thought and inclusion; the idea that all employees have a spot at the table, where the voice of [...]

By | 2018-05-30T12:19:44+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Workforce|0 Comments

Nursing: A change in legislation

It’s international nurses day this Saturday, 12th May. A day to celebrate and honour the incredible work of nurses across the globe. Giving acknowledgement to a rich history of hard work and dedication towards providing patients with the best possible care. It’s work that spreads beyond the hospital, and into the legislative system as we [...]

By | 2018-05-11T14:14:05+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

Multitasking? Forget it; Monotask for efficiency.

It’s no secret that we’re addicted to ‘multitasking’. In fact, we’re far too good at it. Multiple browser tabs open, juggling five different tasks at once, walking while replying to emails; sound familiar? We’ve all seen the research proving that multitasking is not a productive nor healthy method of working, yet we can’t stop doing [...]

By | 2018-04-19T06:25:45+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Workforce|0 Comments

World Health Day 2018 | Universal Health Coverage

At least half of the world’s population is lacking access to appropriate and essential health services, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). This Saturday 7th April marks the 70th annual World Health Day and the WHO are dedicating it to the fight for universal health coverage. Roughly 100 million people are still being pushed [...]

By | 2018-04-05T10:45:13+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

The growing trend of flexibility

There’s no denying that the workforce is changing. Today’s work environment is radically different to that of just twenty years ago. From the rise of new technologies that improve the way we’re connected, to the ageing population and a shift towards work-life balance; things are moving rapidly. While work was consuming more and more of [...]

By | 2018-03-22T05:51:12+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Workforce|0 Comments

The changing workforce of education

The school year is back in full swing; a flux of new students and teachers set for the year. Research has shown that today’s Australians are more educated than ever before, with the number of students enrolled in full-time education at new records. But with the number of students set to rise over the next [...]

By | 2018-02-27T08:31:55+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Education, Workforce|0 Comments