Workplace of the future stories
Salesforce to train 400 Kiwis with Mission Ready and TupuToa
Salesforce commits to training 400 New Zealanders in Salesforce skills to address the country's digital skills crisis.
ASI Solutions acquires Microsoft and workplace specialist
ASI Solutions expands its end-to-end solutions by acquiring Tablet PC, enhancing training and education capabilities for Microsoft solutions.
Future of work tech spend to reach $656bn in 2021, IDC finds
Organizations in 2021 are projected to spend $656bn on future of work technologies, a 17.4% increase over 2020, according to IDC.
Cognizant names 21 locations that will epitomise the future of work
Asia Pacific cities such as Wellington, Da Nang, Shenzhen, Songdo, Haidian Qu, and Kochi have all been named as hotspots.
2020 has profoundly changed how we work – so what now?
To navigate these changes now and into the future we need to build adaptable technologies and resilient workforces that can adjust on the fly.
It's time to sculpt the future of hybrid work, says Poly report
COVID-19 has sparked a shift from a 'place' of work to a 'purpose' WHERE id = as organisations embrace remote working, according to a study from Poly.
Aruba unveils tech solutions for reimagined workplace
Aruba has unveiled innovative workplace solutions and a new vision for the future of work, including returning to the office and working from home.
Okta report outlines the new decade, new apps & new ways to work
Businesses and employees are using more applications, new technologies, and learning more than ever before, according to Okta’s 2020 Businesses @ Work report.
What will NZ's workplace of the future look like? We've got the trends.
Hays predicts that ethical job automation, collaborative workplaces, and an aging workforce will shape New Zealand's future work environment.
Noise pollution is the new second-hand smoke
ow loud is our phone call? Can you hear your co-worker’s music through their headphones? Do you need to have that meeting in a public area of the office?.
Explained: Reverse mentoring and how you can make it work
Mentors. For generations they’ve been known as senior staff with experience who generally train newer recruits – but that mindset is being turned upside down with the idea of reverse mentoring.
Ten new ways for everyone to achieve more in the modern workplace
Microsoft is introducing new capabilities in Microsoft 365 that make it possible for every person to do their best work.
Beyond the day job: Fonterra rolls out ‘gig economy’ project called amp
Fonterra has joined the likes of Google and 3M by offering a new scheme that allows employees to spend up to a third of their time on projects beyond the realm of their day jobs.
Flexible working isn't a passing fad - and it benefits everyone
The survey found flexible working reduces commuting time, enhances productivity, staff retention, job satisfaction, and creativity.
Come along and experience workforce management like never before
What could you do to optimise your office space and your employees? Come along to one of our exclusive sessions to find out.
Exclusive: VMware on the new equilibrium of digital business
A new study by Forbes Insight for VMware reveals the impact of business apps on employee and business performance.
Taupō talks tech: The local Kiwi firms transforming business from the ground up
From New Zealand's farming heartland to the mountains and to the cloud, Taupō's regional businesses are embracing technology from the ground up.
Australians choose better work / life balance over better pay
Nearly 85% of Australian office workers are willing to take a pay cut in exchange for better work-life balance, according to a survey by Robert Half.
Asia's top workplaces named...here's where Rackspace placed
Rackspace's workplace culture has been recognized as one of the best in Asia by Great Places to Work, ranking 9th overall.
New platform solves growing 'empty office' problem
Due to a number of factors including an increasingly mobile workforce, most offices around the world are being severely under-utilised.
Polycom on workplace diversity and multi-generational workforces in Australia
66% of Australia’s population, an estimated 11.8 million people aged between 15 and 64 years - now make up our workforce.
Unlocking the benefits of leading a multi-generational workforce
Diversity – and not just gender diversity – brings different ideas, backgrounds, and assumptions to the table.
How to maintain productivity and engagement in the workplace
A mistake many businesses make is the belief that a remote workplace, and a stationed office, are binary opposites.
The new normal: Robots, hyper-collaboration and smart meetings
It is the convergence of people plus, not versus, technology that are now working together.