“Once in a decade” storm: Sydney employers urged to let workers go home early
NSW Premier Mike Baird has urged bosses “to be flexible” in the wake of severe storm conditions. The storm front stretches from the Illawarra through to the Hunter and passes through heavily populated areas of Sydney.
Fit for work? Not likely...
Following several high profile workplace tragedies over the last couple of years, many business are now taking employee fatigue more seriously. Are your employees really ‘fit for work’?
Getting smarter with data: LinkedIn’s HR big data journey
HR analytics is starting to influence how HR decision-making is made, but do HR professionals have the skills required to get the most from the data they are gathering?
Dave Ulrich exclusive: CEO succession – are you ready for the top job?
The research is in and it might surprise some: CHROs make great CEOs. HC talks to research head, Dave Ulrich, about what it means for the HR profession.
Perfect match: L&D personality profiling
We do it for everything from online dating to spotting the next generation of leader – why not apply the same personality profiling methodology to the learning experience?
Crunching the data
As a new wave of employee communication monitoring technology kicks off, 2015 might be the year when HR analytics finally comes of age
Lighter side: Strippers see red over contractor classification
As if to prove that workplace laws exist for everyone, no matter the work being undertaken, a group of exotic dancers in the US have been awarded nearly $10.9m for being unfairly classified as independent contractors by their club.
Sarah Rodgers: Ready for Take-Off
Ensuring travellers get to and from their destinations as smoothly as possible takes a huge effort – and ultimately comes down to the deft management of a vast array of employees. Iain Hopkins steps behind the scenes to see how HR operates ...
In Person : Mary Basson
With attractions including Madame Tussauds, The Sydney Tower, Falls Creek and Underwater World Mooloolaba under its belt, Mary Basson, HR director at Merlin Entertainments Group ANZ, knows how to have fun at work. She chats to HRD about emp ...
Janine Frew: Reshaping an Icon
Rapid overseas growth, corporate restructuring and massive market sector disruption might flummox some change-wearied HR professionals – but not this month’s profiled HRD, who relishes the challenge and is looking ahead to a new era for an ...