Stories by Bonnie Gardiner

QUT launches first Australian chair in digital economy

The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) last week launched Australia’s first chair in digital economy to help lead digital transformation in Queensland and prepare graduates for jobs of the future.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner23 April 15 16:45

Soft skills now an essential focus of IT recruitment

Soft skills are becoming an essential focus of IT recruitment, with customer service and communication skills now weighted quite heavily for low level infrastructure support roles, according to the latest Hays Quarterly Report.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner22 April 15 13:52

Australia failing its startups

Australia continues to under-invest in entrepreneurship within its startup ecosystem, according to the Crossroads 2015 report released on Tuesday by StartupAUS.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner21 April 15 11:24

Optus and Microsoft partner on cloud

Optus Business will be the first Australian network service provider to partner with Microsoft in its Cloud OS Network.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner20 April 15 15:11

Melbourne storm gamifies fan experience

Melbourne Storm Rugby League Club has partnered with US-based firm Badgeville to bring gamification to its members and fans with a new reward program.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner15 April 15 08:00

Metadata regime to spur speculative invoicing, say Greens

The government’s metadata regime will open the door to more copyright prosecutions and speculative invoicing, rather than focusing on police investigations and terrorism, according to the Australian Greens.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner08 April 15 13:30

Coca-Cola Amatil boosts CRM capabilities with IBM Cloud

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has signed a multi-million dollar agreement to move its Asia Pacific customer planning and relationship management systems to IBM's pay-per-use cloud.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner07 April 15 16:56