Tag: workplace culture

A goal of developing an innovation culture needs to be supported by performance reviews and remuneration to make it tangible to SMEs.

How SMEs can boost innovation in 5 practical steps

There are five practical steps small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can take to boost innovation, improve growth and become more successful, according to Microsoft. “Innovation is vital to the success of any business, no matter how big or small,” said Pip Marlow, managing director of Microsoft Australia. However, she said […]

How to re-engineer the workplace for performance

Employers will be challenged to re-engineer the workplace, rethink jobs and reshape the way to attract, engage and manage people if they are to drive business performance amidst a growing global economy in 2015, according to a recent research report. The Bersin by Deloitte report said organisations should focus on […]

3 keys to Xero’s business success

There have been three keys to the success of cloud accounting software firm Xero and its business model, according to its HR manager Chris Regan. The first key has been the leadership and vision of Xero’s founder Rod Drury, who Regan said has been central to creating the company values, […]