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Full head count but still a skills gap? Here’s why

- June 30, 2023 3 MIN READ

  The global skills shortage continues. The war for talent, great resignation and great reshuffle are phrases we are more than familiar with. Coined post-pandemic, they accurately assessed the labour market’s competitive state of play. Now with the global economic slowdown, the reprieve on skills must be in sight, writes recruitment expert and founder of… Read more »

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How to cope with the dreaded flu season

- June 29, 2023 2 MIN READ

  Winter has landed. And with it comes cold and flu season, increasing employee absences and adding pressure to already struggling businesses, writes Thomas Amos, CEO and co-founder of Sidekicker. And as most industries are still reeling from talent shortages, the demand for temporary workers continues to grow. With this in mind, it’s vital for… Read more »


Ask Kochie: A solution for short term staff issues

- May 13, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

In this week’s Ask Kochie, Kerry Pietrobon owner of Harlow, an Australian designer label for plus-sized women, asks Kochie’s advice on how to find temporary reliable staff to help fill the gaps in times of need. Kochie enlists the assistance of Rebecca Burrows, General Manager Small Business at Australia Post to find out how their… Read more »