Category Archives: Business

The age of hybrid working is here – how can businesses find the right mix between office and home?

The age of hybrid working is here – how can businesses find the right mix between office and home?

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. After more than two years of disruptions, lockdowns and uncertainty, employers are facing a new reckoning in 2022: getting staff back into the office. Dubbed by some the “great hybrid return to work”, employers across a range of…

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Amid COVID and heated debate about China, how will multicultural Australia vote in 2022?

Amid COVID and heated debate about China, how will multicultural Australia vote in 2022?

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The debate over whether an “ethnic vote” phenomenon exists in Australia re-emerges at each federal election. Some argue people from ethnic communities can be influenced by issues which are cultural or which relate to their countries of origin…

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Australia is missing 500,000 migrants, but we don’t need visa changes to lure them back

Australia is missing 500,000 migrants, but we don't need visa changes to lure them back

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. COVID-19 travel restrictions brought migration to Australia to a virtual standstill, and over the course of the pandemic about 500,000 temporary migrants have left our shores. Now many Australian businesses are screaming out for more workers. So, who…

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ACCC says consumers need more choices about what online marketplaces are doing with their data

ACCC says consumers need more choices about what online marketplaces are doing with their data

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Consumers using online retail marketplaces such as eBay and Amazon “have little effective choice in the amount of data they share”, according to the latest report of the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) Digital Platform Services Inquiry….

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