New Year, New Workpond – The Talent Solution Specialist

Do you need help understanding your talent needs and designing roles that will attract the right people? Do you want to accommodate your staff’s requests for flexibility, but can’t make it work for your business; ...

Let Intelligent Resourcing create agility for your business

The key thing is to start with the end goal in mind. You buy a piece of equipment to meet a specific need. In the same way, you should bring in the human resource that ...

Managing an Agile Organisation during the holidays

Luckily. for those organisations that need to stay operational during the holidays, having an agile nature will be a huge plus as it can help keep the output steady. Of course, provided that you have ...

The Future of Work Whitepaper

There are few clichés quite so well worn as the one that says the world is changing faster than ever before. But the fact that it is a cliché doesn’t make it any less true. ...

Why agile resourcing is an essential part of strategic planning

When companies decide that they need a new machine for their factory, they look at a range of options. What kind of equipment do they need? Should they buy it outright and if so, would ...

Are you guilty of bolting unrelated job roles together?

Companies very often combine roles to conveniently fit a 5 day week without considering alternatives.Bolting roles together will often seem like a logical thing to do, but look more closely and it may not make ...

Inspired Mums interview with Workpond founder Amanda Seabrook

Workpond founder Amanda Seabrook was recently interviewed by Inspired Mums.  Over the course of the interview Amanda outlines her reasons for changing career and starting up her own business.  She also offers advice to other ...

How Shared Parental Leave compares across Continents

There has been much comment in the press, as we pass the first year anniversary of Shared Parental Leave (SPL) that uptake has been poor and its predicted offering is not benefitting families as anticipated.Launched ...

Create your Own Flexible Job – Be an Innovative Wealth Creator

I recently experienced the frustration of missing a flight in France, thanks to 1,000 taxis blockading Toulouse airport to display their dissatisfaction of the threat brought to their profession by Uber. It made me think ...

4 steps to identify your true values…and getting the job you want

At Workpond, we work hard to ensure that we match the right candidates to the right companies. Almost more important than matching skills, is matching values. We have therefore invited Deon Newbronner, CEO of Pitch ...