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Get those good office vibes back – 5 minutes at a time

Many workplaces will struggle to rebuild team culture after working remotely for so long. But with the right approach, a...

Retail appointments of the week

BikeExchange names chief customer officer; Esprit appoints third CEO this year; My Muscle Chef bolsters marketing team.

Why an ‘unlimited leave’ policy is great for business

Three years ago, I announced to my team at Inventium that we would be offering unlimited paid leave. Needless to say, th...

Australian university, strategy firm team up to train next-gen retail talent

A new partnership between Swinburne University of Technology and The General Store aims to train the next generation of ...

How to create a psychologically-safe workplace

The heightened uncertainty and rapid change of the past 18 months has impacted workplaces, negatively impacting staff he...

The great debate: Should vaccines be compulsory for staff?

Australian manufacturer SPC CEO Robert Giles and Employee Matters managing director Natasha Hawker battle it out over wh...

Crumpler co-founder returns as chief executive

After months without a full-time chief executive, Crumpler co-founder David Roper has return to the bag business in orde...

Retail appointments of the week

Alibaba founder Jack Ma reappears; Asos CEO, chairman step down; Lovisa CEO exits business after 12 years at the helm; W...

7-Eleven Australia reveals restructure based on agile methodologies

Instead of separate departments and a top-down hierarchy, the retailer is now made up of squads of people with mixed ski...

‘I quit!’ Why burnt out employees are leaving the retail industry

Retail workers have faced lower pay and challenging conditions for years — the pandemic has made it worse.