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Opinion: The new rules of employee engagement

It’s been a rollercoaster for employees this year. Here’s what it takes to continue building a culture for them that the...
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Beware: The 7 deadly sins of leaders

From narcissism to inaction and micromanagement, here are the fatal mistakes that business leaders make – and how to avo...
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How I’m shaping the next generation of retail leaders

Head of retail Gabrielle Roux at womenswear brand Sheike is passionate about shaping the next generation of retail leade...
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Leadership 101: How to manage stressed-out staff

As a result of the pandemic, many businesses have turned upside down and staff have been forced to adapt to the new worl...
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Video: How the pandemic has changed how I lead

Since the pandemic, Hush Puppies and Clarks GM Charlene Perera has transformed the way that she runs her team and in thi...

How to manage the new remote workplace

Here's what business leaders need to know to make remote working work and keep staff happy.

Inter Ikea names new leader as long-term CEO steps down

Head of Ikea franchising to lead the business moving forward.

How to innovate like a boss

Tips to drive creativity - from Walmart, John Lewis and The Iconic.

How to overcome the imposter syndrome

There are some established techniques to quell your inner doubts.

Rise up: Supporting working parents

Employers must develop better strategies in order to retain top talent.

What’s old is new again

How to maximise the participation of older workers.

My 10 fundamentals of retail

One person's take on getting the basics right.

True leadership is not a “yes” brigade

Opinion: A true leader should not be held to the old guard's ways.

Productivity: A measure of leadership

What really drives employees to be more productive.

Four types of ‘pseudo’ leadership and how to avoid them

Four types of leaders who wield 'pseudo authority'. 

Retail learnings from the vision and legacy of Apple

Brian Walker on why many retailers try to copy Apple in their shop designs yet fall short in the actual implementation.

Any elephants in the room?

For all the projects, training schemes, improvement programmes and fast-track systems, retail still finds itself as a la...

When was the last time you measured your customer service?

Why are retailers focused on 'experience' when they can't get basic customer care right?

State of the stockroom

Are retail warehouses a moneymaker or black hole?

Why Australian organisations can outperform European peers in tackling modern slavery

How will Australian companies fare when the Australian Modern Slavery Act comes into effect later this year?
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