Free Subscription

  • Access 15 free news articles each month

Professional

Try one month for $5
  • Unlimited access to news,insights and opinions
  • Quarterly and weekly magazines
  • Independent research reports and forecasts
  • Quarterly webinars with industry experts
  • Q&A with retail leaders
  • Career advice
  • Exclusive Masterclass access. Part of Retail Week 2021

HR

HR Archives

Meet the rising star of the week: Chris Haddad, Oz Hair and Beauty

Last month, we launched our first Rising Stars of Retail report in the May issue of Inside Retail Australia’s quarterly ...

Craveable Brands becomes first fast-food company to take on reconciliation

Under its new Reconciliation Action Plan, the company behind Red Rooster, Oporto and Chicken Treat aims to build cultura...

Success starts with empathy: Why you need to lead from the heart

Influencing the extent to which people are engaged and performing at their best during any challenging time is no easy t...

VIDEO: How Ikea is making stores a safe space for the LGBTQIA+ community

After rolling out all-gender bathrooms last year, Ikea Australia recently introduced gender-neutral uniforms and name ta...

“It’s really exciting”: How Coles is supporting its LGBTQIA+ staff

Since Coles started offering paid gender affirmation leave, hundreds of staff members have felt comfortable to identify ...

Amazon Australia creates 1000 seasonal jobs

Online marketplace continues to invest in its operations network including onboarding hundreds of new employees to its r...

Grocer Supabarn uses flexible paydays to lure staff

Canberra-based independent grocery retailer Supabarn believes it has found an edge in attracting staff amid serious labo...

‘A huge win’: HR experts welcome progress on paid domestic violence leave

Millions of workers will be entitled to 10 days of paid family and domestic violence leave after a landmark by the natio...

Retail appointments of the week

Under Armour CEO exits; Nike's diversity chief quits; Estée Lauder's new APAC exec; Pomelo appoints head of sustainabili...

How work-from-anywhere is creating a new market for home office supplies

Incumbent players and startups alike are rolling out new products and services to help businesses kit out their staff to...

How to manage the cultural divide in the workplace

Navigating interaction with people from different places is an essential part of successful overseas expansion. Here are...

How coaching influences retail sales culture

Having a great coach, who understands the material they are teaching, and is encouraged to teach can see a performance i...

Coles to offer 10 days paid gender affirmation leave to staff

The retailer has also partnered with Pride Cup Australia, a panel on LGBTI+ inclusion in sports.

Mature workers ‘critical’ to resolving retail staffing shortages says ARA

The absence of international students and visa holders – formerly key demographics of the retail workforce – has left re...

Retail workers are struggling with high cost of living, says union

SDA’s national secretary Gerard Dwyer said a commitment to support an increase in the minimum wage is critical to the we...
Inside Retail & Rest Industry Super

Onboarding: the hidden edge in the fight for talent

Given how competitive the current job market is, it’s crucial to ensure your new starters have an engaging onboarding pr...

Retail appointments of the week

Ampol's new head of retail; General Pants CEO steps up as boss of Alquemie Group; Marks & Spencer's Indian arm gets new ...

Why Levi’s, Amazon and Apple are refusing to stay silent on abortion

Few major retailers have spoken publicly about the Supreme Court's upcoming decision on the future of abortion, but thos...

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.

How to bust Covid fatigue in the workplace

Workplace culture shapes behaviour. It gives a sense of belonging and of being a part of a team. That’s never more impor...