- Navigating the retrenchment road
A number of companies are retrenching staff in light of the economic downturn. Provided companies take a long-term, sustainable approach to workforce decisions, outplacement can play an important role in assisting organisations to downsize. Craig Donaldson reports
- Employers cautious about hiring plans
Australian employers are taking a more cautious approach to permanent hiring in the lead up to Christmas as they evaluate what impact the instability within global economies will have on their business, according to a survey conducted by Hudson
- HR positions fail to engage
MANY HR hiring managers are currently using recruitment practices that fail to engage job seeking HR professionals, a recent report has found
- Candidates demand respect from recruiters
CANDIDATES THROUGHOUT the land are saying that they are being treated poorly by recruiters and are not being shown the respect they deserve.
- Should You Go With RPO?
Recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) is usually considered by organisations when DIY recruitment is not working.
- Australia worst in world at taking holidays
THIRTY-EIGHT per cent of Australians do not take all of their allocated annual leave days, making them once again the worst in the world at taking all their entitled annual leave.