TOPIC: technology

There are 19 articles tagged with technology

robot

My new workmate is a robot

November 9, 2017

Automation is the easy part. Getting people to work alongside a robot is much harder – but these companies are succeeding. Read more

future

Is HR afraid of the future?

November 8, 2017

An insight into the hopes and fears of HR professionals for the future. And AI doesn’t appear to be one of them just yet. Read more

VR

VR and AR are about to become huge. What are the opportunities?

March 24, 2017

Tech companies are clamouring to invest in and launch their own virtual and augmented reality solutions. So, what are the opportunities for VR and AR in the workplace? Facebook has acquired Oculus. Microsoft offers what it terms as a ‘mixed-reality offering’ with HoloLens. And Google has invested heavily into a company called Magic Leap (which … Read more

high-tech office

Future of work: are you ready for this high-tech office?

February 3, 2017

In many ways the future of work has already arrived. So what comes next?  Most of the changes to the workplace will creep up on you so that, by the time they occur, they will seem completely normal. But when you take a moment to consider everything around you (perhaps as you’re wandering down the … Read more

Startup hubs

How to kickstart the startup economy

December 1, 2016

Australia has a burgeoning startup hub landscape and, opening next year, Barangaroo’s Lighthouse precinct is set to become the biggest yet. But are startup hubs the answer, or just the beginning of the answer? By 2050 Australia is in danger of slipping out of the G20 and becoming the world’s 29th largest economy, according to … Read more

workplace technologies

4 workplace technologies that you need to know about

November 20, 2016

The future is here, and nothing proves this more than how quickly workplace technologies are evolving. What do you need to know to stay one step ahead? Here’s what one expert says should be on your radar. I was recently working with some SAP Successfactors customers about new workforce structure options for them. As expected, … Read more

email overload

3 ways to conquer email overload and get more done

October 16, 2016

If it feels like your inbox dictates your life, that's probably because it does – almost 30 per cent of the average person's work week is spent on email, says one expert. Instead of succumbing to email overload, here's how to tame your inbox once and for all. Read more