Promote DE&I At Your Organization To Achieve Success

Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) must be treated as more than a line item in board meetings—it represents a core set of values that must be present in all companies wishing to thrive in the future. Organizations today are being held accountable at every stage of the employee lifecycle—from recruiting and onboarding to compensation and […]

Lawsuits Put Spotlight On Paying Remote Workers’ Expenses

Some prominent U.S. companies are being sued by remote workers alleging that their employers had a legal obligation under state law to reimburse them for work-related expenses. The issue of paying for remote workers’ expenses, whether because of legal obligations or as a way to attract and keep talent in a tight labor market, isn’t […]

More Australians Are Finding Work Amid A Tight Job Market

Australia is witnessing the continued growth of its job market as the unemployment rate remained near a 50-year record low. A total of 60,600 more Australians were employed in May. This figure was buoyed primarily by the growing number of full-time workers hired. Meanwhile, unemployment stayed at 3.9% for the third consecutive month. There was […]

Broadcaster ABC Apologizes For Workplace Racism Claims

The head of the news division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation has issued an apology to staff after allegations of racism at work came to light in an internal report. The document, presented by ABC’s diversity committee, described encounters of racism and cultural insensitivity towards members of the news team. A number of them come […]

An Apple Store In Maryland Makes History By Forming The Company’s First Recognized Union

As several Apple stores across the country fought to unionize, workers in Towson, Maryland became the first to win formal recognition. Out of 110 eligible employees, the union received 65 yes votes and 33 no votes. This historic victory comes after concentrated efforts from Apple to discourage its retail workers from unionizing. Last month, the […]

Japan to Boost Investment in Tech, Startups, Human Resources and Decarbonization

The Upper House election is expected to be held July 10.

Microsoft Slows Down Hiring

Microsoft will slow hiring in its Windows, Office, and Teams chat and conferencing software group, the company announced on Thursday.

Hitachi Energy Reappoints N. Venu As MD and CEO for India and Asia

Hitachi Energy has reappointed N. Venu as Managing Director and CEO for India and South Asia. Know more.

Airbnb CEO: Current Office Designs Are Outdated

Airbnb recently told employees they can work remotely permanently, but when they do return to the office it’ll likely look different. “I think an office as we know it is kind of an outdated notion,” Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky said at the Wall Street Journal’s CEO Council Summit on Wednesday. “It’s primarily, as […]