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Are productivity tools helping or hindering employees?
Technology implemented to keep employees engaged and productive is frustrating and slowing them down, new research from Citrix reveals.
Hybrid workplaces key to success in 2021, study shows
The report found that Australian businesses are concerned about productivity and burn-out for those working remotely, but plan on using technology to improve collaboration among teams.
Citrix closes $2.25b deal to acquire Wrike, empowers modern work models
Through the acquisition, Citrix plans to continue to develop a comprehensive cloud-based work platform that empowers all employees and teams.
The intelligent workspace for Australian businesses returning to work
With the right workspace management tools, businesses can easily access information about who is in an office, how long they have been there, and how long they can stay.
Workplace from Facebook study reveals disconnect between frontline and HQ leaders due to COVID
Frontline leaders are being blocked from strategic decision making compared to their HQ counterparts, despite pandemic pressures.
Employee wellbeing key part of future workplace strategies, study finds
“How businesses combat the challenges posed by COVID-19 and re-shape their workplace strategy, will lay the foundation for an entire generation's future of working."
Facebook adds new video conferencing apps to Workplace
Facebook has announced a series of updates for organisations using Workplace and Portal to collaborate with colleagues.
Citrix partners with HPE to aid employees returning to offices
“Citrix is one of the partners that HPE is working very closely with to enhance existing solutions with components that are tailor made for COVID-19 response.”
Facebook unveils product and business updates as it outlines Future of Work vision
Facebook has announced a series of product and business updates as it looks to outline its vision for the future of work and how it sees Facebook’s technology helping companies work flexibly.
Facebook's Workplace unveils new features to help business navigate COVID-19
"With many countries currently experiencing at least some form of lockdown, businesses are waist-deep in uncharted waters."
SAS named as one of Asia’s Best Workplaces for 2020
The award recognises SAS’ corporate culture through means such as creativity, inclusivity, innovation, and work/life balance, and the impact on employees.
LiveTiles and Canva announce strategic partnership with global growth on the horizon
The partnership supports the growth plans of both companies and creates new opportunities to drive further revenue and user growth, leveraging the company’s combined active users.
Australian workers feel voiceless, research finds
Deskless employees told us that they struggle to feel connected to head office and company leaders, that there are barriers to communicating internally."
You’re invited: See how IoT can perfect the use of your workspaces
This platform uses Internet of Things (IoT) technology that can pinpoint the precise location of your workforce in and around your facility.
Hong Kong shines at workplace culture awards
Employers that are more transparent, supportive of staff growth and lead by example are more likely to be rated as a good place to work by staff.
CASE STUDY: HID's evolution of credential issuance for enterprise
HID FARGO Connect enables centralised management and maintenance for both printers and database.
2018: When AI will humanise the workplace - HR Trends for Australasia
Oracle talks about the major AI-driven trends that we'll see this year in HR.
IBM names New Zealand's best workplaces
The 2017 IBM Best Workplaces Overall winner will be announced 28 February 2018 at the Awards & Winner’s ceremony in Auckland.
My Food Bag, Hyundai announced as finalists for Best Workplaces Awards
The three key trends apparent in this year’s data relate to employee well-being, career mobility and employer attitudes to continuous listening.
The psychology of workspace order: Boost productivity through decluttering
Research suggests that our workstations can play a huge role in how we feel emotionally and in turn how it affects our work productivity.
Google, NetApp, Intuit...The best company to work for in India revealed
“Our culture of innovation is based on our values which are simply that we do the right thing, the right way."
A step-by-step guide: How to ask your boss for a pay rise
54% of skilled Kiwi professionals say they intend to ask their boss for a pay rise at their next review.
Survey: 70% of Australians would rather get praise over pay
85% of workers believe managers should spot good work and give praise and thanks whenever it happens.
Australian startup scores analytics contract for Workplace by Facebook
An Australian startup has scored a deal with Facebook to be the first global platform to offer analytics through Workplace for Facebook.