Flexible work stories
Kiwis embrace hybrid working model, modern working reimagined
Kiwis are leading the way in embracing hybrid working, but are facing challenges, according to a survey by Logitech.
FDM Group awarded Flexi-job apprenticeship agency status
The Group has been named on the government’s Flexi-job apprenticeship agencies register, empowering more school leavers into the tech sphere.
Lumify Group recognised as a top place to work in ANZ
The Australian Financial Review and Boss Magazine have published the prestigious annual list of Best Places to Work, which this year includes Lumify Group.
IWD 2023: Flexible working can reduce gender inequality by enabling mothers to stay in work
The rapid normalisation of remote work has made both flexible working and working from home less stigmatised and could ultimately work in women's favour.
IWD 2023: Drawing the line - balancing work and life in remote work
While remote work has given us increased flexibility and freedom, it has also blurred the lines between our work and home lives.
IWD 2023: Unboxing to build diversity and close the gender gap
One of the more difficult challenges to overcome is that women, quite simply, aren't putting themselves forward or applying for these roles.
IWD 2023: How women in tech can ‘embrace equity’ by supporting each other
When women support and empower each other, we can both increase gender diversity in tech and create real change in the community and our workplaces.
How organisations can build a successful hybrid workforce
Aa hybrid workplace must equally consider the needs of in-person employees and remote employees and set up an arrangement that benefits all.
Hands-on review: Twelve South Curve Flex laptop stand
Twelve South has recently launched its new elegant MacBook stand, the Curve Flex, which will make your MacBook more flexible.
Four-day week: Perceptions across Asia Pacific and Japan
The four-day week is gaining traction as a new frontier in flexible work, but is it the answer? Employees across the APJ region weigh in.
EXCLUSIVE: Why women in IT makes good business sense - Dicker Data
Dicker Data, an Australian tech company, leads the way in female representation with a 40% female workforce and a 50/50 male to female board ratio.
Maintaining secure systems with expectations of flexible work
New Zealand businesses are embracing flexible working but must also prioritize cybersecurity to protect data from cyber threats.
Lack of technology options limiting workplace flexibility today
Many Australian businesses face worker shortages due to closed borders and Omicron isolation requirements, causing operational challenges.
Why employees never want to give up remote work
While there is some desire to return to the office, most employees want to continue working from in some capacity, according to a recent report.
New Citrix study says employees prefer remote work to office work
Employees are moving towards a hybrid work model, with nearly 80% preferring it, as offices struggle to entice them back after lockdowns.
Expectations for flexible working up to 75%, what can be done?
Less than one-third of non-knowledge workers have flexibility in their roles, while 75% of knowledge workers want more flexibility, says Gartner.
Nitro report: remote workers need better document handling
Remote workers are lacking the right tools and solutions for effective WFH, says document productivity company Nitro.
Remote working is here to stay - and employees love it, says GitLab report
Remote working is becoming a reality for many, with 83% of professionals saying they can accomplish all tasks remotely, according to a new report from GitLab.
Flexible workspaces provide major boost to NZ's local economies
Businesses that decentralise their workplaces could reap the benefits of lower overheads, happier workers, and reduced commute times – but they could also help to stimulate regional economies.
Unsafe working environments in IT risking people's health
Excessive working hours, forced labour and discrimination are some of the problems that risk workers' health in the IT industry.
Singapore's Best Workplaces 2019 revealed
The awards recognized organizations that were top of their game for building high-performing cultures where employees trust their leaders, are proud of what they do, and enjoy the people they work with.
Natterbox launches solution to improve customer service efficiency
Freedom will transform agent performance, enabling Natterbox users to work from wherever they want on whatever device they want to work on.
How flexible workspaces can help drive your global expansion - IWG
Flexible workspaces allow businesses to go global without the headache of setting up and maintaining a permanent office or workforce.
Tech better than policy for SMBs, says GoDaddy research
73% of small business owners say they are not likely to lose their jobs or be negatively affected by artificial intelligence (AI) and robots.