Tech

SMEs can use digital tools to grow, they just need to know how

A vast array of digital tools are available for SMEs to connect with their customers and grow their business, however, it can be challenging...

Report: 4 in 5 organisations are using 20 year old payroll tech

New data has revealed that 83 per cent of organisations are using payroll technology developed 20 years ago or more. The findings come at a...

Have your phones stopped ringing? This may be why

Today, while our phones are never out of reach, we largely avoid talking on the phone. Ironically, most people use mobile phones primarily for...

Why the payments industry needs to champion workforce diversity

It’s an undeniable fact that the financial services industry is currently undergoing massive changes. While a stable global payment ecosystem is more critical than...

Seven Aussie businesses among the world’s leading fintechs

Seven Australian fintechs have been included in KPMG's and H2 Ventures's annual list of the world’s leading fintechs, selected alongside the world's leading players,...

Want to boost business revenue? Then you best invest in tech, says new report

Small businesses could potentially see an average 4.7 per cent increase in revenue each year if they upped their technology spend, a report has...

How IT professionals can “tech up” and beat their daily grind

Tech skills are in demand due the huge digital shift we are seeing across all industries, and tech teams within businesses are under pressure...

Creating an app for your business

‘There’s an app for that’ might be a commonly repeated phrase, but it’s also an incredibly true one. As of 2019, there were 2.46...

Majority of Aussie consumers will switch businesses due to ‘disconnected’ experience

A new global study carried out by MuleSoft, a software company for building application networks, shows that four out of five consumers are receiving...

Five ways AI could improve your next meeting

It may not be noticeable to most, but AI is now rooted in many aspects of our lives. From voice assistants, to the cars...

Body transformation startup gets AI make-over ahead of overseas expansion

Health-tech app Equalution is partnering with the emerging tech start-up, Devika, to deliver an agile Artificial Intelligence (AI) solution to their users.  Devika will be supporting the...

Aussie resistance to change leading to tech lag

In order to stay globally competitive, businesses need to invest in their staff, building future-ready and technology-focused skills. However, independent research by specialised recruiter Robert...

ANZ workers not as enthusiastic about AI as rest of the world

The second annual 'AI at Work' study conducted globally by Oracle and Future Workplace shoes just how much Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing the relationship...

Over half of employees in a typical startup know how to code, but talent remains top priority

Recent research has revealed key insights about the Australian startup eco-system; showing that although over half of employees within a typical startup already know...

Payments fraud hits bottom line of Australian businesses

Most of us are spending more and more time online these days, businesses and consumers alike. And as Australian businesses continue to face the...

How investing in AI has helped SEEK increase site usage and applications

SEEK's ongoing investment into artificial intelligence (AI) and technology development is helping transform the job search experience for candidates and hirers.  SEEK’s 'Smarter Search' has...

“What was a popularity contest becomes an opening for meaningful engagement,” Facebook removes likes

Facebook users will no longer be able to see the number of likes, reactions and video views on other's posts in a world-first trial. Similar to...

Why security needs to be at the core of Australia’s small businesses

Nine out of 10 Australian businesses employ under 20 workers, making us a nation of small businesses. While there is a multitude of positives...

Why staff engagement is key to successful robotics implementation

The concept of robots in the workplace was once more akin to science fiction than reality, but today automated processes are increasingly becoming ‘business...

Three considerations to prepare for tomorrow’s technology workforce

Humans currently perform 71% of work tasks, according to the World Economic Forum. But by 2025, machines will overtake humans in the number of...