Thriving side hustle culture boosting Australian economy, GoDaddy reveals
GoDaddy's Venture Forward initiative reveals a thriving 'side hustle culture' in Australia due to online tools, with 61% of entrepreneurs reportedly running a lucrative microbusiness alongside full-time work.
Workers feel undervalued, spurring job change considerations
Major perception gap unveiled in Australian workplaces, as 65% of employees don't feel appreciated by their managers.
Flexible work & menopause leave top female worker's demands
Flexible hours, anti-harassment measures, pay openness and menopause leave emerge as top priorities for retaining female staffers.
UK pay rises to slow amid economic uncertainty, warns CIPD
Amid economic jitters, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) forecasts a noteworthy fall in UK salary increments from 5% to 4% this year, despite reviving business confidence.
Rise in job satisfaction signals 'The Big Stay' among tech youth
Surge in job satisfaction among young Australian tech professionals signals a shift from 'Great Resignation' to 'The Big Stay'.
Workers & employers differ in 2024 business growth optimism
UK workers' confidence in business growth dampened by cost of living pressures, with 72% optimistic for 2024, compared to 89% of employers.
UK tech SMEs investing in young talent despite tough economy
Despite financial challenges, 69% of UK tech SMEs invest in young talent via low-cost recruitment, showing optimism and resilience.
Bank of England Governor refutes AI job loss fears
Bank of England Governor, Andrew Bailey, defies cynicism surrounding AI, predicting AI's potential for job creation and efficiency over elimination in the UK economy.
VerifyMy appoints Lina Ghazal to lead regulatory & public affairs
Online safety tech leader VerifyMy appoints Lina Ghazal, former Ofcom and Meta policy veteran, to head Regulatory and Public Affairs.
Australian professionals seeking new careers in 2024
Increased job mobility is on the horizon as 76% of Australian professionals consider a career switch in 2024, led by IT and telecom professionals.
Mass UK job shifts predicted due to work stress in 2024
Elevated work stress levels amongst UK employees may drive a significant job market shift from 2024, a new report has found.
Kinetic IT secures major government contract for digital transformation
Australia's Kinetic IT lands a $23 million three-year contract with the Federal Department of Infrastructure, set to support nationwide digital transformation with new tech services.
Scrumconnect Consulting unveils new Newcastle office
Scrumconnect Consulting unveils a new office in Newcastle's Portland House, furthering its commitment to government transformations.
India-Japan Fund invests Rs. 400 Crore into Mahindra's mobility unit
India-Japan Fund invests Rs. 400 Crore in Mahindra and Mahindra's Last Mile Mobility, bolstering the company's sustainable transport goals in its first-ever investment act.
Chief Justice anticipates significant AI impact on law
Supreme Court Chief Justice, John Roberts, urges careful implementation and underscoring the irreplaceable values of human judgement.
Taxpayers' Union slams NZ Police's Virtual Cop app
NZ Police's £634k VR recruitment app, Virtual Cop, prompts outrage from the Taxpayers' Union due to unclear usage metrics and doubts over its impact.
Australian firms forecast 29% rise in Q1 2024 hiring rates
Australian firms anticipate a robust Q1 2024, predicting a 29% spike in hiring rates - a historical high despite slight Q4 2023 dip.
Code Institute calls for increased skills bootcamp funding
Code Institute CEO, Jim Cassidy, calls for increased funding for skills bootcamps to address job market changes amid AI rise.
Gartner predicts key trends in M&A landscape through 2024
Gartner outlines key trends in the M&A landscape, driving focus on tech opportunities, AI adoption and regulatory complexities.
AI focus to drive global M&A activity upswing in 2024, says Gartner
Gartner predicts that a renewed emphasis on technology, particularly AI, will boost the global M&A market in 2024 after a downturn in activity.
Pentest People ranks 27th in Fast Growth 50 Index for Northern England
Cybersecurity firm Pentest People secures 27th spot in Fast Growth 50 Index, boosting the Northern England economy.
Smokeball recognised as a top workplace for women in 2023 in Australia
Smokeball, Australian legal software developer, has been lauded as one of the Best Workplaces for Women in 2023.
New study shines spotlight on UK's digital skills gap
A ServiceNow study reveals a substantial digital skills gap in the UK, with education not preparing the majority for an AI era.
HCLTech graduates first digital apprentices in New Zealand, plans expansion
HCLTech celebrates the graduation of its first group of digital apprentices in New Zealand and plans to expand the program.