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Cloud Services
We all know the value of cloud training, what happens when we don’t?
This month
If your move to the cloud has been a “lift and shift” you’ve probably only achieved savings in new hardware every three years and perhaps some licensing costs.
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Employment
3 in 4 employees considering a new job in the second half of 2022
July 2022
While macro-economic shifts may be dampening business confidence, worker confidence in the labour market remains strong.
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IT Automation
New tech has a positive impact on job creation in 2020, survey reveals
January 2020
New technologies such as automation are creating new jobs, a survey finds.
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Digital Transformation
Aussie CFOs most resistant to new tech, says research
October 2019
Australia is among the world’s most challenging countries to train and hire staff to use new technologies.
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Digital Transformation
Australian CIOs turning to contract IT professionals to fill skills gap
September 2019
"They are increasingly turning to experienced IT contractors to achieve these initiatives and upskill their permanent teams in the process."
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New Zealand business
Retiring Baby Boomers to deepen skills shortages in NZ
July 2019
As New Zealand’s Baby Boomer generation gradually retires from the workforce, their exit will create a knowledge and experience vacuum."
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Fintech
NZ CFOs comment on the impact of automation
June 2019
Finance professionals need to adapt their skill sets in order to face the challenges the future workplace will inevitably bring.
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Digital Transformation
IT employers having to up salaries and bonuses to attract talent
February 2019
As the modern economy relies increasingly on data, it’s certainly a good time to be working in IT.
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Government
Govt’s HK$50b to boost IT jobs and salaries, but concerns remain
October 2018
Despite the huge investment, almost all Hong Kong CIOs are concerned about the existing talent pool of IT professionals.
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Remote Working
Australians choose better work / life balance over better pay
May 2018
“Employers are fast realising these non-monetary benefits help to build a satisfied, motivated, productive and loyal workforce.”
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Salaries
Are you paying your IT employees fairly? A third feel overworked and underpaid
April 2018
IT workers may be feeling overworked and underpaid, but they may have the upper hand when it comes to negotiating higher salaries.
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Compliance
Australian CIOs well aware of internal security risks and plan to do more
February 2018
The battle of the breach continues to play out and at least 87% of Australian CIOs have experienced a breach in their own company.
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Cybersecurity
Report: Education providers need to step up & help fix IT skills shortage
January 2018
“Technology is changing continuously and rapidly which also implies the required IT skillsets are evolving continuously and rapidly."
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Recruitment
Good news for IT workers - if they are looking for temp work
October 2017
"There’s a change taking place in the way businesses staff their IT department.”
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Robert Half Technology
Survey shows NZ businesses adapting practices for millennials
August 2017
Millennials will make up 50 percent of the global workforce by 2020 - something businesses in NZ are getting ready for.
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Cybersecurity
The three IT areas that will future-proof your career
January 2017
Here are the top 3 roles in IT that are predicted to create the most jobs in the coming years - did your position make the cut?
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Recruitment
Fierce competition for IT pros affecting hiring market
September 2015
The demand and supply imbalance that has affected the IT hiring market for years will likely continue into 2016.
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Cloud
Wearables popularity creating jobs, according to new research
September 2015
The report suggest the wearable tech space is an emerging job market, with 81% of CIOs believing wearables will happen the workplace.