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Hubb Consultants Blog

Read the latest news and stories around the world of work from Hubb and across industries most especially about new ways of working and activity-based working hottest buzz

The 4 Trends Your Organisation Must Adopt in 2019: Part 1 The world of work has changed dramatically over the last decade. As we look to embark on another year, Hubb Consultants would like to share the top four trends that organisations are adopting, not just in Australia, but globally; with a view to ensure they are on the trajectory of success in 2019.The top 4...

Strategically Hiring to Support Company Culture: Top Tips Every organisation has its unique style of working and communicating between team members, which often contributes to its culture, as well as the company beliefs, ideologies and values.A healthy workplace culture encourages the employees to stay motivated, productive and loyal to the company as each employee is encouraged and rewarded.So, how can you continue bringing individuals into the...

The Effective Way to Kill Your Business Your organisation comes with a series of set parameters and rules; although they may not be written down and a part of your official working processes, they are there.[caption id="attachment_17581" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Business Team Busy Working Talking Concept[/caption]These parameters and rules most likely developed incrementally over time, as small steps to positively influence effectiveness and efficiency within the workplace....

Why Successful Companies Are Going “Bad” One of the most commonly seen business phenomena’s is also one of the most complexing: When successful companies face a large change in their environment, they often fail to respond effectively. With competing companies whom are armed with modern technologies or strategies, these once-successful companies simply do not know how to change to keep-up with their competitors, and inevitably watch...

This New Zealand Firm Trialed A Four-Day Work Week: Did It Work? There are many modern-day business and workplace strategies, with one of the most commonly talked about this year being shorter work weeks. However, it does not just refer losing working hours; it refers to the strategic approach of having less work days in the week, with no change in salary or wages and producing...

Four Tips for Developing Your Employees Through FailureMistakes happen, that is inevitable. So, how do you coach and develop your employees in your organisation to help turn mistakes and failures into successes?There are certain managerial strategies to do this, however it is no quick fix. The ability to develop such a strategy is a skill that all managers should possess, as it can inspire and...

Is it Right for Your Workplace: Pros and Cons of Personality Testing Last week we discussed the use of personality testing strategies in the hiring and recruitment processes, however have you considered if it is right for your organisation?Just like many other strategies in the workplace, there are the pros and the cons that come along with them, so let’s have a further look into them...

How Can Personality Testing be Used in Your Business? We now know what personality testing is and what it involves, so let’s apply it to your workplace, and answer the burning question of, “How can this approach can be used in the professional environment?”These types of tests can be extremely helpful when managing a group of people and is highly considered when recruiting and/or developing people...

What is Personality Testing? Workplace strategies do not only refer to how work is conducted, but also how you choose individuals to perform the work.There are various techniques and strategies utilised when conducting professional interviews for an organisational position, and many have been proven successful dependent on the industry in question.Here, I will begin Hubb’s three-part series, discussing the utilisation of personality testing in the professional...