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The pros and cons of employer-sponsored egg freezing

A recent Australian study revealed strong support for employer-sponsored egg freezing and experts predict a rise in the ...

France rolls out vaccination requirement. Here’s what it means for you

As the Delta strain of Covid-19 continues to spread around the world, some governments are making proof of vaccination o...

How Esther & Co’s GM solved her hiring headaches

Compono, an HR software company, and its hiring solution, Shortlyster helped Esther & Co's GM drastically reduce the tim...

Former Auspost exec takes on role as Coles CTO

John Cox is just one of several senior leaders at Australia Post who have departed from the company recently, which The ...

4 ways to improve productivity, profitability and performance

Most businesses aren’t delivering anywhere near their true potential, capacity or capability.

Five reasons why smiling is important in retail

Here are our top five reasons why retail staff should smile at customers.

BWS kits out store staff with streetwear-influenced designer range

Team members will choose which artist’s designs to adorn their t-shirts as part of a wider revamp of BWS work wardrobes.

SDA calls for priority support, vaccines for retail workers

“The only effective way out of the current lockdown is to support businesses with wage subsidies and ensure that essenti...

Rob Scott: ‘Some of our locations may be suitable as vaccination points’

From turning stores into vaccination points to educating staff and customers, here’s how retailers plan to support the v...

Myer offers Lew space on board, asks for end to “distraction”

“The board is focused on ensuring that [Myer CEO] John King and his management team are able to execute the all-importan...

Booktopia restructures marketing team to reach broadening audience

Book business prepares to reach new customers as it weighs up future acquisitions.

Toys “R” Us promotes new COO, sells off local toy manufacturer

Yu was also previously general manager of Hobby Warehouse for eight years and general manager of Mittoni for 10 years.

Brisbane lockdown extended after infectious duo go shopping

The mother and daughter had visited a Harris Farm Market, several Woolworths stores, JB Hi-Fi, Mecca Maxima and Zara in ...

Calls to define ‘essential retail’ reignite

"A year and a half into this pandemic, there is no excuse for this confusion."

Burberry CEO resigns to lead rival luxury retailer

According to a report in Reuters, Gobbetti will return home to Italy to lead luxury goods group Ferragamo.

Hired the wrong person? Here’s what to do

Admitting you have made a poor hiring decision is not easy, but doing nothing about it can have significant consequences...
Inside Retail & Roubler

Roubler solution resolves modern award headaches for retailers

Roubler’s workforce management software system has been adopted by retailers including WHSmith, Terry White Chemists, an...

Training retail sales teams? Here’s why face-to-face won’t cut it anymore

Delivering training online can take the hassle out of planning staff training.

‘Everyone is talented’: Why Ikea wants more businesses to hire refugees

Hiring refugees not only helps people find their feet in their new home, it can also improve company morale and lead to ...

Cartology expands management team

The company has promoted Martin Wood to head of strategic partnership while named Matt Gower as senior manager of resear...

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