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20 Dec

Future of Work 2023: What your organisation can do today

Future of Work 2023: What your organisation can do today

The final post in our series on the Future of Work in 2023 brings together the three concepts we have discussed: The future worker; Future workplace; and Future work process   and provides some practical steps you can take to help accelerate your organisation from basic digital readiness through to implementing, more sophisticated, future work practices.   The transition to the future of work The transition to this future work environment, as with all big changes, is going to be stuttered and staggered. Some organisations will move faster than others and investment in technology will be required. However, with digital transformation accelerating and a whole new generation entering the workforce, organisations need to …

18 Dec

Future of Work 2023: Digital Ready

Future of Work 2023: Digital Ready

Whilst the upcoming blog series looks at the future of work in 2023, our starting point for planning the future is digitising critical data today. If data is not digital, you can’t automate processes, you can’t analyse it leveraging digital tools, your employees cannot work flexibly without carrying home reams of paper and mobile technology may not go beyond a pen. Enhancing the technology we use today and preparing for the possibilities of tomorrow, Fuji Xerox is creating the future, not waiting for it to happen. Reaching digital readiness! To start on the “digital ready” journey you need to take just two simple steps: Assess and optimise your current technology and data. Check …

13 Dec

Future of Work 2023: Future Work Process

Future of Work 2023: Future Work Process

In our series of posts on the future of work in 2023 we have discussed the future worker and future workplace. The last of the focus areas we have identified is future work processes. Changes in future work processes will have an impact on how the future worker works and on the composition of the future workplace. New business models and automation will both have an impact on how work processes are designed. But it’s not all bad news, it’s possible the robot will do the boring bits! Business model generation for the future The impact of technology (discussed in our previous post) is not limited to the way people work and their …

10 Dec

Future of Work 2023: The Future Workplace

Future of Work 2023: The Future Workplace

Our previous post on the future worker highlighted that automation and changes in work styles will have an impact on the way people work over the next five years. In this post, we will explore the impact on the workplace, considering everything from the physical environment to the types of technology that will enable the future of work. For the purpose of this post, this topic has been divided into two parts: Workspace; and Work technology   How will our workspace change? From traditional offices to co-working spaces Today workspaces are still largely considered to be offices in the traditional sense of the word. The last 10 years have seen a lot of …

7 Dec

Future of Work 2023: The Future Worker

Future of Work 2023: The Future Worker

What does the future of work in 2023 look like? To explore this question, Fuji Xerox has divided the future of work into three focus areas: the future worker, the future workplace and future work processes. We will dive deeper into each of these concepts through a series of blog posts. This post focuses on the future worker. What will the future worker do? This is the million-dollar question. There is a great deal of discussion about the Gig Economy, specialised contracts, evolving work models and artificial intelligence taking over the workplace (if not the world!). But is this picture of future workers as short-term, specialised humanoids accurate, and will it happen by …

5 Dec

Future of Work 2023: Introduction

Future of Work 2023: Introduction

What does the future of work in 2023 look like? As Fuji Xerox straddles the analogue and digital data world, the familiar and the future, we think now is an ideal time to look at what the future of work may be. To explore this question, we have divided the future of work into three focus areas; the future workforce, the future workplace and the future work processes. The future worker will most likely be self-employed and will contract to perform short-term tasks. This will create a Gig economy where temporary positions are common, allowing workers to globalise their skills. The Gig economy is already a reality for many workers, with 34% operating …

24 Oct

The Realities of the Future of Work: What Does it Mean to Students Today?

The Realities of the Future of Work: What Does it Mean to Students Today?

What will the future of work look like for today’s students? What work will look like is constantly evolving. While major transformational change is likely some years away, the seeds are being sewn today for the types of skills students will need to be successful tomorrow. Fuji Xerox have taken a look at what the future worker, workplace and work process may look like over the next five years. The Future Worker The future worker is most likely to be self-employed and contracted to short-term tasks. This will create a gig economy where temporary positions are common, allowing workers to globalise their skills. The gig economy is already a reality for many workers, …

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22 Oct

7 Steps to Help Make Your Business Brand More Memorable

7 Steps to Help Make Your Business Brand More Memorable

Inspired by a Xerox Corporation blog published on March 15, 2018 In a crowded marketplace, it’s more important than ever for your business brand to stand out from the crowd. The secret to creating a memorable brand is maintaining consistency across all the platforms where customers interact with your business—in person, online and in print. The visual elements of your business brand play a critical role in maintaining that consistency. According to one survey, maintaining a consistent brand identity is estimated to increase a company’s revenue by nearly 25 percent per year. However, almost 90 percent of the same survey respondents admitted their organisations have some level of inconsistency in the branded materials …

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22 Oct

How Your Business Can Take Mobile Print to the Next Level

How Your Business Can Take Mobile Print to the Next Level

Inspired by a Xerox corporation blog published on March 1, 2018 By now, nearly every business has either enabled or considered enabling their employees to work remotely – whether from 9-5 or just while they’re on the road. Mobile is increasingly becoming the way we work, and it’s happening fast. An article published by The New York Times revealed that more employees are working remotely than ever before. In fact, by 2020, mobile workers will make up the majority of the workforce, and here’s why. Whether you’re a business owner or you’re just entering the workforce, the growth of mobile as a way to work is great news for everyone. Research has overwhelmingly …

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5 Sep

3 Practical Ideas for Improving Mobility in Your Aged Care Facility

3 Practical Ideas for Improving Mobility in Your Aged Care Facility

As the number of people requiring aged care increases and their family’s expectations around care rise, there is mounting pressure on aged care providers to offer value-added services to improve the experience of their residents and increase the productivity of staff. Offering technological mobility is just one example of how the day-to-day lives of both residents and staff could be improved. This could be as simple as implementing bring your own technology (BYOT) programs which allow residents to print, copy or scan from a common networked multifunction device (MFD) from their own computer, or implementing new workflows which allow staff to update resident information on the go via mobile devices. Below are just …

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About nextwork

The next generation of work opens the door to new opportunities and challenges. The workplace of tomorrow will be a transformed place where greater mobility, increased innovation, collaboration and employee flexibility will be key drivers of change. At Fuji Xerox Australia we help businesses integrate data, documents and business processes and turn tomorrow’s documents into knowledge. Nextwork explores the dawn of the ‘new working world’ and how we can successfully harness the opportunities and mitigate the challenges of tomorrow.

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