Technology news for Australian CFOs and financial decision-makers
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A/NZ tech workers not feeling the happiness
Work happiness is not something to be trifled with – 97% of respondents say that happiness at work is important – and there are plenty of reasons why happiness is dwindling.
How to level up Australia’s cybersecurity productivity – CrowdStrike
The Productivity Bulletin showed that productivity levels in Australia has been declining in key industries since 2013, falling behind global peers.
Cognizant's digital workplace services recognised
“Cognizant’s Digital Workplace portfolio is geared towards enabling organisations to transform EX and establish a digital-native, personalised, and intuitive workplace."
Lack of access to information affecting Australian productivity
"Organisations are getting more complex with people often spread across many locations and time zones, making it harder for teams to collaborate, share, and learn from each other."
The growing role of big data in achieving operational excellence
Data is one of the core elements of a digitally intelligent company and it is the key to unlocking real operational excellence.
Social software & collaboration ripe for innovation, says Gartner
“The future of social software and collaboration will leverage new capabilities like social analytics, virtual personal assistants (VPAs) and smart machines,” says Gartner's Craig Roth.
Mobile-first communications lead to huge productivity gains, study shows
“The slow adoption of most corporate-issued collaboratiokn platforms and the lack of support for secure mobile messaging should be a waeup call to business leaders that they need to view mobile first as their primary employee communication and collaboration channel."
NZ mid-size businesses battle productivity & growth stagnation
New Zealand’s mid-size businesses aren’t quite up to scratch compared to their counterparts overseas, with productivity and profit growth both letting them down.
Enlighten recognised by Gartner, nod to growing demand for optimisation solutions
“At Enlighten, our mission is to continue to educate the market about our robust MBWFO solution, and the advantages of enhancing productivity through more visible performance metrics.”
Knock technology off its pedestal, expert says
"It's time to put technology in its place. It should not be front and centre in your business."
Aus-based employment platform raises AU$22m in funding round
Leading this round of funding was SEEK, the employment marketplace, with participation from OneVentures and AirTree Ventures. This round of funding brings the company’s valuation to more than AU$100 million.
'Sittingitis' is the new taboo in the office
Despite numerous health warnings on the negative effects of prolonged sitting, people continue to sit too much.
AI will improve workers' abilities, not take their jobs
AI will improve people’s ability to work faster and smarter, making them more valuable than ever.
Mobility solutions boost productivity for supply chain businesses
Mobility solutions provide businesses with many benefits including better productivity and revenue, according to new VDC Research conducted by SOTI.
Five key ways an IT professional can keep their body and mind healthy
Sitting in the same place facing an artificially lit screen for 6-8 hours a day can have a negative impact on your overall health if you don’t offset it with diet and exercise.
Government to investigate tech’s impact on NZ’s workforce
As technological disruptors are causing waves in every area of every industry, the Government is looking into the ramifications for Kiwis.
Office workers frustrated by poor information management systems
82% of workers believe poor information management is damaging their productivity in the workplace.
Reckon adds admin automation through Zapier
Reckon One customers can now link to over 1,000 apps on Zapier to streamline processes, reduce repetitive admin and save time.
Confirmit leverages AI to enhance productivity solutions
Confirmit has introduced a range of fresh new functions to its platform, building on the solutions launched earlier this year.
Are data integration tools still on the rise?
“There is currently no forgiveness for inadequate metadata capabilities."
Employee experience key to stronger engagement & productivity
It’s an age-old question – what should businesses focus on to keep employees engaged and highly productive?
YOU'RE INVITED: The 2018 Digital Workplace Conference has arrived in Melbourne
The Digital Workplace Conference is happening in Melbourne from August 15 to 16.
Microsoft launches Dynamics 365 Business Central in A/NZ
The solution, which integrates with other Microsoft cloud services including Office 365, strips away complexity from day to day business functions.
VMware: The right business apps can inspire a 'quiet revolution'
Many end users across Asia Pacific say that better business app accessibility has improved their job satisfaction.