Official figures released by the Immigration Department indicate that previous estimates in relation to claims there has been ‘widespread’ rorting of the 457 visa scheme are without foundation.
A former public servant has been jailed for 12 months following the discovery that she falsified urine samples for workers at mine sites in WA's north west.
The annual minimum wage review has kicked off today, but according to some business heads, the review could not be worse timing for employers.
All too often the loudest voices demand the most attention – but new research from New Zealand shows that those people with excessive self-belief in their skills and ability may be the least likely to produce the best results.
The Australian Human Rights Commission has today released a toolkit which has been developed to address the problem of too few women entering male-dominated industries.
As we head into winter 2013, workplace consultancy experts have reminded HR to consider how that pesky cold chill in the air can wreak havoc on employee motivation.
Amid a claim that cooks at a gas plant off the West Australian coast should be paid $230k per annum, the federal resources minister has warned that inflated wages could scare off foreign investment in the sector.
With the announcement of the federal budget last night there are mixed feelings on just how employers will be affected.
A leading expert has called for action on the annual $6.5bn spend which is lost due to employers not recognising the signs of mental illness amongst employees and providing early intervention and support.
Following the release of the opposition’s workplace relations policy on Thursday, Labor has been scathing in its response labeling the policy a return to the Howard-era WorkChoices regime.
Looking beyond potential threat and towards potential opportunity is where leaders can exert significant influence
A recent court case has highlighted the importance of preventing corporate data theft. What role can HR play?
Employees with mental health issues may require short term adjustments to accommodate their condition