Tag: skills

Developing vital skills for the future of work

In a recent HR industry wide survey polling more than 1,800 HR professionals across Australia and New Zealand, upskilling and reskilling the workforce were cited as the most difficult issues for HR professionals. Preparing employees as the economy and the business world recovers from the pandemic is a key priority, […]

Meet your future colleague: the top 20 skills needed for the future of work

Top 20 skills needed for the future of work

There are 20 skills that employees will need to succeed in the future of work which is more technologically advanced, according to one of Australia’s leading medical technology companies. As new technologies such as automation and robotics are incorporated into the workforce, the nature of work will change and HR […]

Want to hire the best big data talent? 5 steps to success

A significant talent shortage is looming globally as companies seek to leverage big data for competitive advantage but struggle to find people with the right skills and competencies in this relatively uncharted territory. Gartner estimates that by 2015, 4.4 million information technology jobs globally will be created to support big […]