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SmartRecruiters partners with Mercer | Mettl to revolutionise hiring
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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partner programmes
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recruitment
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collaboration
SmartRecruiters teams up with Mercer | Mettl to revolutionise digital workforce hiring, combining advanced assessment tools and talent measurement, enhancing global recruitment processes.
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Australian firms forecast 29% rise in Q1 2024 hiring rates
Wed, 3rd Jan 2024
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Australian firms anticipate a robust Q1 2024, predicting a 29% spike in hiring rates - a historical high despite slight Q4 2023 dip.
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Diversity in tech on the rise with new hiring strategies, study shows
Mon, 11th Dec 2023
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dei
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workforce management
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Diversity in the tech industry is growing, with over half the businesses setting diversity targets, a study reveals.
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Global expansion hindered as firms struggle to hire knowledge workers
Thu, 23rd Nov 2023
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productivity
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connectivity
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collaboration
Global firms' growth is being hampered by struggles to recruit high-value knowledge workers, with one-third reporting issues.
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Tech sector rebalances after period of unsustainable growth, says index
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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hcm
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payroll systems
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victoria university
New data suggests a 'correction' in the Australian tech sector as valuations and salaries stabilise after unsustainable growth.
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HireVue revolutionizes hiring with Human Potential Intelligence
Mon, 9th Oct 2023
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hcm
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payroll systems
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cv
HireVue launches new category prioritising candidate potential over CVs, amid growing discontent from Australian job seekers.
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Remote’s new platform to help manage human resources globally
Thu, 21st Sep 2023
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payroll systems
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wfh
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paas
Remote's Global HR Platform aims to solve the entire end-to-end process of hiring, managing, and paying people worldwide.
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Couchbase expands office space & hires new VP
Thu, 6th Apr 2023
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digital transformation
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managed services
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partner programmes
Couchbase grows its headcount by 30% in the UK and expands office space in Manchester, appoints Robert Ekstrom as VP of Europe.
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Advanced appoints first People Management MD
Tue, 17th Jan 2023
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workforce management
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talent retention
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cios
Advanced appoints Nick Gallimore as MD of People Management, consolidating their people management brands to accelerate market share in 2023.
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Mantel Group appoints Durbin as Chief Executive Officer
Fri, 2nd Dec 2022
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security posture
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automation
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Mantel Group launches Cyber@Mantel to accelerate large-scale cybersecurity initiatives and improve protection of IT environments. Adam Durbin named CEO.
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HireVue appoints Patrick Morrissey as Chief Growth Officer
Fri, 4th Nov 2022
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data science
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hirevue
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hiring
HireVue has appointed Patrick Morrissey as Chief Growth Officer & Amanda Hahn as Chief Marketing Officer to drive innovation in talent acquisition.
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ExpressVPN appoints Michael Truong as Chief Product Officer
Fri, 7th Oct 2022
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cloud services
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wfh
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uber
Michael Truong appointed Chief Product Officer at ExpressVPN, leading product management for flagship brand and more.
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Mx51 appoints Jo Newton as people & culture head
Fri, 12th Aug 2022
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fintech
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Fintech mx51 hires Jo Newton as People and Culture Head due to rapid growth, leveraging her hiring expertise in the tight Australian tech talent market.
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Compono appoints Trent Innes as CEO
Fri, 29th Apr 2022
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asia
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Former Xero MD, Trent Innes, appointed as CEO of Compono, aiming to lead the firm's next stage of growth into new markets. #leadership #talent.
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NZ business confidence gains in February as agri sector gets more upbeat
Fri, 27th Feb 2015
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nz
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New Zealand business confidence improved in February as recent gains in dairy prices turned sentiment around in the agriculture sector, and as low int.
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Gartner asks… What’s your company’s “Personality Type”?
Mon, 14th Jul 2014
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gartner
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A common conundrum for tech companies: how to turn a nerd into a used car salesman?.
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Dell disputes 15,000 jobs cut rumours
Wed, 5th Feb 2014
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network infrastructure
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pc hardware
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pc market
Dell has quashed rumours that it intends to lay off a substantial portion of its workforce, in what is shaping up to be the company’s largest cost cutting exercise since the company went private last year.
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Optimism in the air for NZ businesses
Tue, 8th Oct 2013
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ict
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new zealand institute of economic research
Business confidence rose to its highest in more than three years in the third quarter and broadened beyond Canterbury...
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NZ business confidence high in the sky
Tue, 1st Oct 2013
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ict
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outlook
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nz
New Zealand business confidence has climbed to a new five-year high...
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Asia to head IT hiring within three years
Thu, 15th Nov 2012
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cloud services
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bi
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big data
IT hiring in major Western markets will come predominantly from Asian-headquartered companies enjoying double-digit growth.
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Errors spell disaster for online businesses
Mon, 15th Aug 2011
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malware
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cybersecurity
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social networking
Use of proper English key for establishing website credibility.
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CIOs optimistic about Q2 hiring
Fri, 11th Mar 2011
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cios
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it departments
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upgrades
A survey of 1400 CIOs has forecast continued hiring in the IT sector for the second quarter of 2011.
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Business profitability 'deteriorating again'
Tue, 5th Oct 2010
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new zealand institute of economic research
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construction
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nzier
A Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion has suggested that the economy in reverse.
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Survey: ICT job ads up 45%
Mon, 31st May 2010
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potentia
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Over a third of businesses are currently hiring with 82% expecting to do so within the next six months, says a new report.