How does technology help improve user experience?

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The need for user experience (UX) specialists is on the rise in Australia. Intense competition and a wide range of user-facing technologies means that businesses producing applications will need to work even harder to appeal to their target market. 

However, like most technological buzzwords, there are some grey areas on what this concept really e…

Top trends for 2016 will have major impact on digital sphere

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IT professionals around the world have been given the opportunity to peek into the not-so-distant future following the release of predicted tech trends for 2016. 

Gartner revealed its top 10 list of technologies that will shake up the industry next year at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo. All of the technologies the organisation mentioned interlinked …

IT industry body welcomes cabinet shake-up

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In the past few years, the coveted spot of prime minister has been hotly fought over. Following on from the trend of leadership contentions, prime ministers stepping down (and sometimes back up), Malcolm Turnbull's rise to the top seat has been taken in the stride of many Australians.

However, his changes to the cabinet roster have been swift and …

3 common sense tips for a productive job interview

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Regardless of whether you've been out of the workforce for a long time or are looking for your first job, the prospect of a job interview can be nerve-wracking.

Of course, you want to present yourself in the best light, but this can easily be overdone and you'll end up doing more harm than good. With this in mind, it pays to know a few tips about …

Equal pay opportunities in focus this September

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Australia is a global leader in many social issues.  Gender equality isn't always one of them.  Its seems staggering that here we are in 2015 and we still need to have an official 'Equal Pay Day'

You may not have heard of it but it's happening this Friday.  Why this Friday you may ask. Well this Friday is 65 days after the start of the new financia…

Developers taking advantage of cloud benefits

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Software developers often have a tough time keeping up the latest trends. As soon as one piece of technology is relevant another one comes along and takes over. However, it's this innovation that keeps developers producing high standard outcomes for their clients and stakeholders.

With this in mind, it is interesting to note the results from the rec…

Case study: Scrapping performance reviewsTRC in the press - Shortlist

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Case study: Scrapping performance reviews

Wednesday 26 August 2015 10:19am

Trading traditional performance reviews for transparent communication of company goals and results has significantly strengthened the team at The Recruitment Company, according to managing director Simon Moss. Moss told Shortlist the Sydney-based recruitment business owes …

Video Blog - Employee Attachment

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Sarah Banek, our People and Performance Director, talks about employee attachment and the tools (from Sork HC) that we have incorporated into our process.