Iain is a managing editor with Key Media.
Having written and edited magazines across seven industries and five continents, Iain’s specialist areas are human resources, leadership and management.
A contractor south-west of Melbourne has flown foreign workers into a construction site via helicopter – he says the site has been blockaded by unemployed workers.
Employers have been so concerned about limiting access to social media during work hours that they may have dropped the ball when it comes to something far more serious happening under their noses: the leakage of confidential information in ...
They say 80% of people think they’re above average – it seems Canadian workers have the same kind of attitude about their qualifications
How well do you know your employees? Do you know, for example, what what might drive them towards a promotion? Research has shown it may be as simple as offering more responsibility – and that doesn’t necessarily cost a lot.
In what may be the definitive sign of troubled times, a new US reality TV show will track the employees of struggling small businesses as they decide which one of their colleagues will be laid off.
LinkedIn has produced a list of the office tools and trends on the brink of extinction in Australia – and secretaries can breathe a sigh of relief. No more cassette chewing tape recorders!
Three workers who were allowed to continue exchanging inappropriate emails for six months, a period during when their work emails were monitored, have been reinstated in their jobs after taking an unfair dismissal case to Fair Work Australi ...
Caltex Australia has become the latest employer to recognise the need to support return-to-work parents, with the announcement of a ground-breaking initiative.
Despite growing awareness that mental illness is widespread throughout the entire community, Australia’s top companies are failing to recognise and manage mental health risk in the workplace.
A global report has revealed the financial performance and growth prospects of many businesses are being stunted by their failure to make the most of their human capital.
The Fair Work Commission has slammed an employer for treating a female employee in a manner 'devoid of compassion'
HRD talks to Edwina Trenchard-Smith about building a strategic HR-IT alliance
Full-time employment has increased for the ninth straight month in June 2017