Monthly Archives: April 2013

This month we received an award for the commitment and support our customers have shown in reducing their carbon footprint. The Huon award (named in honour of Australia’s oldest living tree) was awarded by Greenfleet for our 5 year support and partnership. Greenfleet are a not-for-profit organisation who, for the last 15 years have been helping to offset carbon emissions from the fleets of many of Australia’s leading businesses. We’ve been working with them to help reduce the environmental impact of cars leased through Smartleasing, by giving our customers the option of making a small donation every fortnight to help offset Read More

15 Apr 2013

At Smartsalary, we are about providing a choice of channels to our customers.  We released a Smartphone app on both Apple and Android platforms in late 2010 to make it really convenient for our customers to communicate with us. As the FBT year has just ended, we did a quick analysis on the channels through which our customers declared their odometer readings as mandated by the ATO. The most significant change we see from the data below is the more than two fold increase in declarations via the Smartphone app compared to 2012 Have you downloaded our Smartphone app yet? Read More

Harry Banga, Chief Procurement Officer at the University of Sydney, truly believes in the power of collaboration and the opportunities which result from working with service providers to establish relationships which ensure the best possible outcomes for the University. Smartfleet is one such service provider who has been providing fleet management services to the University since 2006. Using this approach between the University, Smartsalary and Smartfleet, has been a key enabler in the positive value being created for University staff. Harry Banga and SmartGroup management have a great working relationship that has enabled growth of the partnership to a new level.  This includes Read More

09 Apr 2013

About Prince Henry’s Institute of Medical Research Australia’s leading centre for translational hormone and reproductive health research, Prince Henry’s Institute (PHI) is an independent not-for-profit medical research institute located at Monash Medical Centre in Melbourne. Using a combination of fundamental laboratory research and clinical trials and studies, PHI researchers are working to improve patient care and quality of life through the investigation of hormones and their role in reproductive health and diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, obesity, Parkinson’s disease and osteoporosis. PHI in a snapshot: – PHI has over 160 staff including a team of world-class scientific research staff, administrators Read More

05 Apr 2013

Guest blogger: Scott Plunkett, Smartsalary IT Manager Err, so what does BYOD stand for? Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) is a policy whereby employees can use their own phones, tablets, laptops and so on to do their job, rather than using company supplied equipment. Depending on what role you have in the organisation, you’re probably thinking this is either a fantastic idea or pure insanity! Regardless of where you stand, organisations across Australia have been increasingly asking whether it’s a policy worth implementing – and the debate isn’t letting up any time soon. At Smartsalary we say a resounding YES – BYOD is Read More