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Workforce Archives

Retail appointments of the week

Dan Murphy's MD exits; Flybuy's new Cyber Security lead; Coca-Cola's new VP of marketing; Marketplacer hires CTO.

Cost-of-living pressures mount as Countdown owner backs wage increase

As Australia’s supermarkets continue to hold the line on food prices, Woolies’ CEO Brad Banducci noted that a “balanced”...

Why it’s time to twerk your work perks

The quest for workplace talent has never been more competitive. To attract and keep the best people, you need to offer t...

Life at the top: How to balance work and life as a retail leader

At last week’s Retail Fest conference, three business leaders shared their tips for keeping work and life balanced.

Retail appointments of the week

Hallenstein Brothers boss resigns suddenly; PAS Group CEO Eric Morris to lead newly merged Brand Collective; Koko Black ...

Is the drive to be customer-first hurting retail’s most vulnerable workers?

With the window of express delivery contracting from next-day to same-day to within the hour, is employee well-being bei...

‘It’s a revolution’: Adaptive fashion leaders team up in world-first

Online adaptive fashion label Christina Stephens has offered clothing that is both stylish and easy-to-wear for men and ...

Retail appointments of the week

Catch boss steps down; McDonald's' new country manager; Gucci's new Greater China lead.

How to delegate and still get great results

When you first begin to delegate, there are a couple of areas that may trip you up and limit the effectiveness of what y...

Subway appoints new Australia and New Zealand chief

Bracken will be responsible for driving brand evolution and increasing the profit and market share of the company.

Retail appointments of the week

Booktopia's board shuffle; MyDeal poaches Redbubble talent; Telstra CEO steps down.

Retail appointments of the week

PepsiCo's New Zealand general manager; Blooms the Chemist names COO; LSKD's new head of marketing.

How Ikea Australia is supporting staff impacted by domestic violence

The retailer worked with an expert in domestic and family violence to develop a number of new support measures, includin...

Amazon Australia launches mental health coaching for staff

Jacqui Marker, Amazon human resources operations director in Australia, China and Singapore, said mental health care is ...

PepsiCo names new New Zealand chief

Prior to her new role, she spent 14 years working in various customer-facing roles in brands such as Unilever, Cadbury, ...