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Should I stay, or should I go? Australia’s nurse retention dilemma

September 23, 2022 – One-fifth of Australia’s registered nurses say they intend to leave their current role in the next year. Avoiding major staff shortages will likely require targeted interventions from stakeholders.

Employees on the move: How to keep and attract talent

– In Australia, job mobility is happening in both the public and private sectors. Leaders are faced with finding ways to keep present talent and attract the new.

Transforming government in a new era

– How engaged public servants, enabled by technology, can deliver better outcomes in a time of disruption.

You can’t move too fast: A conversation with Andy Penn

– As CEO of Telstra, Andy Penn reinvented the company’s product offerings, digital capabilities, overall structure, and performance. Here’s how he transformed the organization to meet the moment.
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Getting visual performance management right

– Despite an increased uptake of digital solutions, many organisations aren’t seeing benefits.
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Unlocking innovation to lead in the energy transition: Nine questions for executives

– As consensus builds around the need to reach net-zero emissions, the energy transition is one of the overarching strategic themes... of our times.

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Employee mental health and burnout in Asia: A time to act

– By identifying factors affecting workplace mental health, leaders in Asia can take action to create happier, more inclusive, and... increasingly productive organizations.

Emerging cautiously: Australian consumers in 2022

– Our latest Australian consumer survey has found five emerging themes that describe consumer optimism, spending habits, and shopping... transformations coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Risk transformations: The heart, the art, and the science

– Successful large-scale risk transformation requires a combination of heart, art, and science to keep the momentum and deliver... sustainable outcomes.

Australia and New Zealand: Building ‘agile’ capability

– Why this is the perfect time for organisations to embrace and execute agile.

Outward bound: Why Australian companies should look offshore for growth

– As Australian companies shift their focus back to growth, they should assess how the global pandemic has created new opportunities... for international expansion.

Facing crises, forging trust: An interview with Australia’s Major General Andrew Hocking

– Major General Andrew Hocking talks about the importance of trust in building resilience, why a focus on communities is important,... and lessons learned from dealing with both the bushfires and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Six practical actions for building the cloud talent you need

– Despite a shortage of cloud talent, top companies are finding ways to get past table stakes and build the capabilities needed.
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Building from purpose: Unlocking the power of Australia’s not-for-profit sector

– Australia’s not-for-profit sector is critical to meeting fundamental societal needs and fostering social cohesion. It is... also an important part of the economy.

In search of speed: A new way for retailers to organize

– As global organizations seek to recast themselves for speed, the retail sector has been under significant pressure. Enterprise... agility is emerging as a solution.
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Strategy for a digital world

– A winning digital strategy requires new twists to familiar moves.

Steady state: Prioritising stability in a volatile market

– How Santos CEO Kevin Gallagher led a comprehensive reform of the Australian energy company’s operating model.
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