Media & press releases

At Robert Half, we're always looking for new ways to keep you up-to-date on all the latest recruitment news, media and developments across Australia and the wider Asia Pacific region.
In addition to identifying employment trends through our daily interactions with companies and job seekers, the Robert Half media team conduct extensive research on hiring and employment issues. Alongside our press releases and recruitment news, we also offer a range of rich-media content such as videos and infographics to help you abreast of the major trends and events to do with candidate attraction and retention.

Read our latest research, including results from our ongoing surveys of CFOs, CIOs, lawyers, advertising and marketing executives, human resources managers and senior managers:

Media releases by Date: 2016 | 2015 | 2014

03 May 2016

65% of Australian HR managers admit they have hired an employee who did not meet expectations Read the full press release today.

21 April 2016

86% of business leaders are concerned about potential security threats in having an open plan office. Read the full press release today.

06 April 2016

Salary Guide: Companies are willing to raise wages for existing top employees and for candidates who possess specialist and hard-to-find skills. Read the full press release today.

06 April 2016

Robert Half Salary Guide: 50% of Australian CIOs plan to increase salaries of existing IT and technology employees. Read the full press release today.

06 April 2016

Robert Half Salary Guide: 66% of Australian CFOs plan to increase salaries for their existing finance employees. Read the full press release today.

21 March 2016

The majority of Australian finance leaders will continue investing in the digitisation of the finance department. Read the full press release today.

15 March 2016

Employee mobility: 58% of Australian employees say it's likely they are going to look for a new job. Read the full hiring release today.

08 March 2016

The existence of the glass ceiling is maintained by the myths that surround it. Here are five myths about the glass ceiling revoked.

08 March 2016

65% of IT leaders have seen the prevalence of women in IT in their business increase over the past five years. Read the full hiring release today.

29 February 2016

92% of Australian CFOs are concerned that the departure of Baby Boomers will have a negative impact on their company. Read the full hiring release today.

22 February 2016

28% of Australian CFOs and finance directors say IT security is their primary business concern in 2016. Read the full hiring release today.

09 February 2016

42% of the Australian CFOs say retaining finance employees is the greatest pressure facing the finance function. Read the full hiring release today.

27 January 2016

More than half of Australian finance leaders will create new jobs within their current finance team in the first half of 2016. Read the full hiring release today.

19 January 2016

48% of Australian IT executives say they will be creating extra permanent IT positions within the coming six months. Read the full hiring release today.

15 January 2016

Companies are 'buying it'! Tips for employees who are considering online shopping at work. Read the full release today.

07 January 2016

Only 13% of Australian finance leaders say they don’t experience a negative impact on their business during summer months. Read the full release today.