Last week a recruitment worker was stabbed in front of her colleagues and clients in her Sydney CBD office – HC speaks to an employment lawyer about what HR can do to prepare employees for such violent incidents.
Today Tony Abbott is spending his second day on the backbenches after two years in the top spot. How can HR help employees who transition to less senior roles?
It’s an increasingly important retention tool but research shows many businesses are still struggling to meet employees’ expectations.
After one company made the ultimate termination faux-pas, HC chats to an expert about how HR can avoid angering employees when making the tough call to cut jobs.
With several prominent Australians recently opening up about their struggles with mental health, the stigma is slowly abating. What should you do if an employee discloses their mental illness to you?
The head of Australia Post has called upon hiring managers to consider ‘social inclusion’ policies as a means of combating the lure of Islamic extremism.
Joanna Bryant outlines the key points she took home from this year's HR Summit in Perth.
While there’s no doubt performance management methodologies and processes need to be refreshed – and in some cases jettisoned – what’s going to replace them, and is the technology up to the task?
With four – and soon to be five – generations in the workplace, it stands to reason that a one-size-fits-all approach to engagement is not going to cut it.