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Listen up, first-time managers: Here’s what you probably don’t know yet

It is assumed that when people move from a ‘doing’ role to a ‘managing’ role, they will know what they need to do.

How to tame your inner micromanager monster

If you are a perfectionist, or worried about failing, one thing you may end up doing is micromanaging your team.

VIDEO: How Deciem has created a people-first workplace culture

From paid voting and protesting days to a company-wide fund that supports employees facing hardship and adversity, beaut...

Why preparation not panic is the key to surviving The Great Resignation

As we emerge from the pandemic trenches, the new challenge facing businesses will be The Great Resignation.

Why productivity hacks won’t help you be more productive

Everyone loves a great work hack, but the reality is that it's often like putting a Band-Aid on a gaping wound.

The new rule book on performance reviews in a pandemic

WFH and remote communication are just two of the factors impacting performance reviews in the time of Covid-19.

Ex-Sportsgirl CEO Colleen Callander on leading teams during uncertainty

Many of us are back in lockdown again. Here, Colleen Callander how to lead your teams through another period of uncertai...

Underqualified store managers are a problem in retail. Here’s why

Here’s how hiring underqualified store managers can damage staff morale and the customer experience.

Need to have a difficult conversation? These tips can help

It can be tempting to avoid difficult conversations. These tips will help you rip off the band-aid.

Retail appointments of the week

A round-up of who's moving in,out and around of the global retail industry this week.

Video: Here’s how Deciem has changed since Black Lives Matter

An interview with Deciem CEO Nicola Kilner about how the beauty giant is educating and engaging staff around systemic ra...

Four ways to deal with procrastination

Working from home can come with its challenges, including the need to self-motivate and avoid distraction.

Opinion: Why coming up with a Plan B is part of the future of retail

The industry has never been in greater need of timely, accurate and responsive demand monitoring and forecasting than no...

Myer appoints marketing and media leads

Department store bolsters customer facing management teams.

Coles bolsters management team

Coles appoints two new managers before demerger.

Bosses deserve to be happy at work too – here’s how

Happy managers generally have happy teams which helps create a positive work environment, study shows.

Specialty Fashion appoints ex-Myer deputy as new CEO

New chief straight into the deep end as earnings continue to decline.

The appeal of the ‘flat’ organisation – why some firms are getting rid of middle managers

The trend of “flat” organisations catches on at some of the world’s biggest companies.

Inherent leadership or micromanagement?

Precious few businesses tolerate, let alone encourage true leadership.

CBRE nabs senior Australia Post executive

Key exec joins real estate firm.