It’s the worst nightmare of any company: a motivational seminar is organised for staff to attend – then everything goes horribly off the rails.
The law-makers in Washington were left red-faced this week following a reform Bill put forward containing a very embarrassing typo mistaking "employment" for "unemployment”.
The skills shortage is set to tighten even further over the next 15 years and demand for high-level professionals will increase more than twice as rapidly as supply.
2012 is past half-way, and the latest data for Q2 is in – if you’re planning on up-skilling, specialising in health and safety, IR or change management could be the ticket to commanding bigger bucks.
A new study looked at the extent to which HR professionals stigmatise obese candidates in the recruitment phase – the findings indicated that obese female candidates are likely to be disadvantaged.
Ensuring the optimum temperature is a vital ingredient of a happy and productive workforce. When the temperature is uncomfortable, HR can expect a direct effect on productivity and staff morale.
A new survey revealed an incredible 60% of office workers don’t take their lunch break, and instead wolf down a sambo at their desk. The issue is, they’ll be working for free.
Is it ever too early to recruit keen young minds? One mining company is selling the perks of life in the mines to year 11 and 12 students.
New findings have revealed that soldiers, accountants and insurance brokers are the most engaged workers in Australia – what’s the secret?
In perhaps the biggest indication so far as to how the Fair Work review will be served up, Prime Minister Julia Gillard said any changes would lock in fairness and emphatically ruled out calls to scrap penalty rates.
A blog written by a former Uber employee detailing sexual harassment claims has prompted an urgent investigation
Shocking footage has emerged of Australian employees being forced to simulate sex acts
A former Woolworths employee has taken the company to the Fair Work Commission after an alleged armed hold-up