William Willems


Small firms beat larger rivals in work-life balance health: Report

3:03AM | Thursday, 21 March

Small businesses are more likely to have a healthy work-life balance than their larger counterparts, but 60% of employees are still working harder and longer hours than two years ago, a new report reveals.

Fears raised over cloud privacy restrictions

5:42AM | Tuesday, 15 May

New proposed laws that restrict the shift of data overseas could reduce the benefits of moving to the cloud, an expert has warned, despite research showing local firms view IT cloud applications as a key cost-saving measure.

Small firms lacking IT disaster plans: Report

3:09AM | Monday, 11 March

More than a third of Australian small businesses do not have a disaster recovery system to ensure IT systems are quickly reestablished, a new report reveals, compared to 16% of larger firms.

Employers urged to let workers switch off this Christmas

12:18AM | Thursday, 1 December

More than 50% of Australians check work emails while on holiday, a new report reveals, heightening the danger of creating stressful workplaces.

Flexible working touted as answer to commuting gripes

3:02AM | Friday, 11 March

Flexible working arrangements could slash employees’ unhappiness over dangerous drivers, traffic jams and body odour when commuting to work, according to a new report by office space provider Regus.

Moving on up – and out

4:37AM | Friday, 27 April

Operating a home-based business is no longer reserved for stay-at-home mums and retirees. Technology has made it incredibly easy for almost any business venture to begin at home.