Wednesday, 26 April 2017

why you need a customer-centric user experience

Tags: Employer Branding, technologies

It's becoming evident that every company needs to know how to manage the customer experience effectively. Customers today choose exactly how they want to interact with your company and expect instant results every time, but why is it so important? ... read more

Monday, 24 April 2017

why it might be time to rethink your cybersecurity strategy

Tags: technologies

Independent cybersecurity consultant Michael Wallmannsberger tell us why cybersecurity has exploded onto the agenda over the last five years, bringing us the good and the bad news. Anyone who spends their life thinking about something other than ... read more

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

you don't have to be Zuckerberg to achieve top tech talent recruitment - you just need to be creative

Tags: technologies

How many times has this happened to you? You’ve been through several interviews with a candidate and they’re absolutely perfect for the position. But when you finally offer them the job they decline because they’ve already landed a ... read more

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

contractors vs. permanent staff: the pros and cons

Tags: technologies

Businesses today have a huge range of needs and projects – and sometimes your permanent staff are at capacity or do not have the right skill sets to meet those niche business needs.  To get around this issue, many businesses are ... read more

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

the future of automation in the workplace: increasing productivity and the emergence of New Collar workers

Tags: technologies

Automation is happening, whether we like it or not. And understandably, both employees and employers are fearful about the changes it will bring to the workplace.  Employees are concerned their jobs will become redundant if automation ... read more

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

Randstad acquires twago to accelerate its talent strategies​

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Director's Blog, Flexibility & Labour Mobility, Human Resources, IT, Jobs Candidates, technologies

Randstad Holding nv announced the acquisition of twago, Europe’s leading freelance marketplace with more than 500,000 registered workers. Twago’s platform will enable Randstad and its Randstad Sourceright organisation to accelerate ... read more

Thursday, 12 May 2016

3 start-up traits that will make your company a better place to work

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Flexibility & Labour Mobility, IT, Leadership, technologies, Workforce Insights, Workplace Health & Safety

It's no secret that healthy, happy and engaged employees make the most productive workers. Yet start-ups lead the charge in crafting environments conducive to employee morale, while some established companies - with the resources and infrastructure ... read more

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

human touch still key despite advances in technology

Tags: Jobs & the Economy, Productivity & Performance, Talent Resources, technologies, Workforce Insights, Workmonitor

Technology is changing the way we work however face-to-face contact still key says 85% of Kiwi workers Technology is increasingly impacting and changing the way we work, point out 78% of Kiwi respondents in the latest Randstad Workmonitor study. ... read more

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

using wearable tech to create a happier, healthier workforce

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Human Resources, IT, Leadership, Productivity & Performance, sustainability, technologies, Workplace Health & Safety

Healthcare is regarded as one of the areas that will benefit most dramatically from new connected sensor technology -- often referred to as the "Internet of Things." The possibilities are endless: fitness bands measuring physical activity; smart ... read more