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Budget fails to address productivity, industrial relations complexity

Thank youiTWirefor sharing my thoughts on the 2024 budget.

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The Daily Telegraph: Focus on People, not just AI tech

Jarrod wrote in The Daily Telegraph about needing more than ChatGPT to fix productivity. Read the article and opinion below.

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The Canberra Times: Wondering where last week's pay went? You're not alone, Jarrod McGrath

Jarrod wrote in The Canberra Times about the disconnect between awards, EBAs, and organisations’ workforce management and payroll technology systems.

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People are at centre of future

People are at centre of future

In this article, originally published in the Daily Telegraph, I dive into the heart of the 2023 Intergenerational Report (IGR), focusing on its most...

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Workplace Management author responds to govt AI papers

Workplace Management author responds to govt AI papers

GUEST OPINION: The Federal Government released two papers on the safe and responsible use of artificial intelligence in Australia. Australian author,...

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Aged care must have support

Aged care must have support

In this blog that I wrote for The Daily Telegraph , discover the urgent need for systemic changes and top-down frameworks to secure the future of...

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There’s a High Price To Pay for Wage Theft

There’s a High Price To Pay for Wage Theft

Even unintentional pay errors due to complicated payroll processes are a huge risk for businesses. Traceability is the key. In 20 years working with...

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The Canberra Times: To create change, we need to stem Australia's productivity slide, Jarrod McGrath

The Canberra Times: To create change, we need to stem Australia's productivity slide, Jarrod McGrath

The Productivity Commission's long-awaited five-year report found Australia is the most unproductive it's been in 60 years, with productivity falling...

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Tech sector disappointed by lacklustre budget

Tech sector disappointed by lacklustre budget

Featured in Information Age, Jarrod discusses the tech industry's reaction to the budget, highlighting key disappointments and unmet expectations. It...

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Tech industry would do well to remember we're not all knowledge workers

Tech industry would do well to remember we're not all knowledge workers

Read the paradox of Australia's declining productivity despite the tech industry's boom, with an insightful analysis by Jarrod McGrath originally...

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The Australian: Engaging Staff isn’t a Box-Ticking Exercise, Jarrod McGrath

The Australian: Engaging Staff isn’t a Box-Ticking Exercise, Jarrod McGrath

Engagement surveys have long served as an important part of Australian organisations’ human resources (HR) and people strategies.

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