Business

Pip Marlow becomes CEO of Salesforce Australia New Zealand

“Pip is one of the most well-respected business leaders in Australia and New Zealand – we are thrilled to welcome her to Salesforce to lead us into the next chapter of growth and customer success in the region,” Salesforce’s chairman Marc Benioff and co-CEO Keith Block said.

Australian share market hits record high

The demand for shares is easy to understand. Dividends across the ASX200 are yielding on average 4.4%, a short term bank deposit is 2.05% whereas the yield on Australian bonds is below 2%.

Unthinkable life of an aged care worker

"By 8am, eleven of my 24 residents are expecting to be sitting in the dining room washed, dressed and ready for their meal. Let's break that down. That's 8 minutes and 18 seconds per resident!"

Netflix shares plunge as subscribers fall

Netflix is banking on the return of dramas Stranger Things and Orange Is the New Black plus Martin Scorsese’s movie The Irishman to increase subscriptions markedly.

Instagram to warn bullies before posts

Facebook-owned Instagram is launching a new Artificial Intelligence (AI) feature that will notify users when a comment they write could be considered offensive before they post it. It is also about to test a new feature called Restrict that will allow users to hide comments from specific users without notifying those users that they are being blocked.