A beep to disturb sedentary office workers
Sedentary office workers are in for a rude awakening – new on the market is a ‘sitting pad’ which makes a loud beep every 30 minutes to remind them to move their butt.
CSIRO ordered to take action on bullying culture
Federal work safety authority, Comcare, has officially ordered the CSIRO to protect its staff against psychological injuries caused by bullying and harassment.
Are you repelling opportunities with lame buzzwords?
If you have found the interest in your LinkedIn profile waning, it could be time to revise how you describe yourself and consider whether you’re coming off as just ‘more of the same’.
Think carefully before giving token Xmas presents
It’s the thought that counts, right? Wrong. At least, not in professional settings.
Secret Santa hell rolls around again
There are those who delight in the task of buying someone they’ve barely spoken to in the office a gift worth $10. There are others who would rather munch on broken glass.
Are you exercising enough caution when Face-stalking?
The proverbial Facebook-stalk. Don’t pretend you don’t do it; rather, check yourself before you wreck yourself.
Mitigate risks of the silly season
Like it or not, end-of-year Christmas parties are starting, and all too often they are the scene of preventable employee accidents. Can you tick all the boxes on our party planning checklist?
Federal bullying inquiry finds it’s a billion dollar problem
Six months in the making, the report by the federal government into the problem of bullying has found it costs Aussie businesses between $6bn and $36bn annually – how do we solve this drain?
Christmas and redundancies a volatile mix
If you’re about to commence, or in the midst of, rolling out redundancies in order to start 2013 with the right headcount, think again – it can lead to unwanted resignations.
Female leader concerns despite triumphs of ASX 200
Despite promising growth in the number of female directors in ASX 200 companies, the triumphs of the top companies are masking broader, more insidious trends.