Human Resources Jobs

2017 Trends in Human Resources Jobs

  2017 trends in human resources jobs see steady growth with exciting employment prospects. The Australian Government Job Outlook* website lists Human Resources as a growing professional with above average job openings. Over the five years to November 2019, the number of job openings for Human Resource Professionals is expected to be above average (between…

10 Things Adult Learners Should Know Before Returning to...

Enrolling in a course for the first time is challenging for most students, but if you’ve been in the workforce for a few years or have a family, it can be terrifying. While adults returning to study might feel as though they are embarking into unchartered territory, this isn’t the case. You are joining the…

changing logistics in australia

How Online is Changing Logistics in Australia

Amazon is the second largest retailer of consumer electronics globally. Not only that but it is on the verge of becoming the largest apparel retailer in the US. It already holds a whopping 50% of the online retail market share and, plans to undercut local prices wherever it operates in the world by at least…

How Do You Measure Your Team’s Potential?

There is no doubt that measuring your team’s potential and performance is important. It can help to assess training needs, provide meaningful feedback to employees, test training processes, as well as helping learn ways to lead your team more effectively. Talented team members will want feedback to help them grow and improve, particularly within situations…

5 Reasons To Pursue A Career In Logistics

Pursuing a career in logistics and supply chain may be the most rewarding decision you ever make. The industry is estimated to employ more than 1.3 million people, providing the efficient and effective transportation and storage of goods to customers across the entire globe. Without logistics, many other fields would not be able to operate.…

How to Keep Your Employee’s Motivation Levels High

When it comes to understanding how to keep your employee’s motivation levels high, many leaders mistakenly think that money is the prime way to drive their employees to succeed. However, it has become apparent that this is not always the case. While money is an important factor, when it comes to celebrating your employees; it…

5 Key Phases of Sustainable Logistics Management

Over the last few years, there has been constant pressure from investors, shareholders, customers and non-profits to push sustainable logistics management and supply chains. And while there are a number of benefits to improving sustainable logistics management, it can sometimes be difficult to know where to start. By managing and improving environmental, social and economic performance…

Do You Have What It Takes To Lead a...

Undertaking a leadership role means taking on new responsibilities and setting an example for those around you. In many circumstances, being an effective leader is a challenge within anyone’s grasp. Whether you’re leading a small team, or managing a large group of people, you will be the one people look up to. There are a…

5 Distribution Technology Trends of 2017

If you talk to someone in the distribution industry today, you will hear about the increasing impact technology has within the industrial space. Logistics professionals sit at the heart of modern business. They are responsible for the management of the flow of goods and services from origin to consumption and, to meet customer requirements. Without…

VET Student Loan

Changing VET Student Loan Scheme

Incoming Government legislation is changing the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector, scrapping the broken Vet Fee-Help scheme and replacing it with the VET Student Loan program. But what does this mean for students and the sector as a whole as these changes sweep through?