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In addition to identifying employment trends through our daily interactions with companies and jobseekers, we conduct extensive research on hiring and workplace issues. Read about our latest research, including results from our ongoing surveys of Australian CFOs, CIOs, senior managers and office workers.

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7 in 10 businesses still plan to extend salary increases this year

New independent research by specialised recruiter Robert Half, coinciding with the release of Robert Half 2021 Salary Guide, reveals that over four-in-five (82%) Australian businesses are concerned about losing their top talent due to the impact of COVID-19, driving a reappraisal of remuneration…

Contract workers to sustain Australian employment recovery in 2021

An independent survey of Australian hiring managers commissioned by specialised recruiter Robert Half indicates that an increasing number of Australian businesses have adopted an agile approach to their staffing with almost one-third (31%) of Australian businesses intending to grow their…

The future is hybrid, according to 4 in 5 Australian business leaders

The lockdowns imposed in early 2020 marked the start of a steep learning curve which has seen many business leaders and their workforces pull together to jump the hurdles and come out stronger, and successfully maintain business functions and productivity under remote work conditions.


Business growth prospects and hiring priorities for 2021

Australia’s latest budget update has revealed better-than-expected economic performance as well as rising employment since October 2020. Read more here.

Getting a pay rise is the top career goal for 45% of Australians, latest Robert Half international survey reveals

Australian employees will be evaluating their career goals as we make headway into a new year and decade. With a new year comes new career goals. Independent research by specialised recruiter Robert Half shows getting a pay rise, feeling happier at work, and upskilling are the top career goals…