What would the current labour market landscape and macroeconomic effects brought about by COVID-19 look like in Australia? And what are some indicators of possible pathways to recovery?
Like many working parents, I find it tough to balance work and home life even when there’s the support of school and childcare. Lockdown has presented a whole new challenge. A few week’s ago, I sat down with colleagues from across the globe to share stories and experiences of being both a parent and a professional during these extraordinary times.
To ensure the health and wellbeing of our staff, all of our employees have still been working in their home offices during the Covid-19 exit plans, most of our work is still completed at home. Although, in line with the nationwide easing of restrictions, we have now decided after careful consideration to slowly reopen our offices within the DACH region.
“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’” - Mister Rogers
Within SThree, the community response from our employees has been inspirational. And so, we wanted to take the time to shine the spotlight on some of our own heroes who are going above and beyond to meet the challenges which communities are currently facing at the moment and combat feelings of powerlessness by taking action.
The wellbeing of our people is one of our most first and foremost priorities. In times of Corona this is even more significant to us than ever before. To ensure that we provide relevant solutions for our people, we have created a Global wellbeing taskforce to build a strategy and understand the requirements of each of our regions. We spoke to Karima Green, leader of this working group to find out more about the working group, its initiatives and challenges.
SThree recently took part in a Girls in STEM Design Challenge alongside Tech Girls Movement and University of Technology Sydney.
If, like many others, you find yourself job hunting at the moment, you may be in need of some inspiration in terms of improving you CV. We've put together some Top Tips to ensure yours stands out.