people and culture
Growth

People and culture are essential to Australia’s business recovery says expert

- November 11, 2021 3 MIN READ

Face-to-face meetings, company events, and conferences will be critical for business recovery as Australia exits lockdown according to a behavioural expert. Dan Gregory, co-founder of the Behaviour Report, said businesses and communities are now at a crossroads as people search for normality post-pandemic. People need people “Every generation has a formative experience, whether that be… Read more »

leadership and team work go hand in hand
HR

Four tools to help your team work better together

- August 10, 2021 3 MIN READ

Getting your team to work well together is not only critical for performance and achieving or exceeding your goals and targets, but also makes work so much more enjoyable, writes Amalia Chilianis, author and career and capability expert. A little bit like parenting, just when we think we have it all figured out something unexpected… Read more »

culture
HR

How to champion culture to navigate COVID challenges in the workplace

- February 12, 2021 3 MIN READ

In the past twelve months, business leaders have managed their workforces through closures, downsizings, disruptions, and the shift to remote work. Because of this, maintaining positive company culture, values and engagement has been critical to business resilience through COVID-19, writes Libby Roy, Managing Director of Optus Small and Medium Business. In such a climate, no… Read more »

team culture
HR

How to build a great team culture in 2021

- February 8, 2021 3 MIN READ

Team culture is vital when you are trying to bring together a group of people to work towards a common goal. We see this often in team sports, where the underdog that plays ’as one’ beats a team of superstars playing as individuals, each with their own agenda. This principle can be applied to business… Read more »

new way of thinking
Opinion

Why we need to adopt a new way of thinking

- October 5, 2020 2 MIN READ

COVID-19 has tested leadership in unimaginable ways and created change that is here to stay. Leaders who can stay level-headed, emphasize clarity, motivate a team, act decisively and quickly amidst uncertainty and risk are better placed for survival and reinvention, writes Sharon Williams, Founder and CEO, Taurus Marketing. Be honest if you want to instil… Read more »

Entertainment

Top 10: Festive season team building ideas

- December 16, 2016 5 MIN READ

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The Christmas cheer fills your offices with laughter, holiday plans and your favourite Christmas carols. However, if you’re a small office – and you have been busier than ever coming up to the close of the year – it also means one of you has the task… Read more »