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HR manager hospitalised after attack by Caitlin Nobes | 17/04/2014 11:31:31 AM

The worst fears of HR managers around the world came true in Toronto last week when it's alleged that a disgruntled employee attacked his former managers (including the HR manager) just moments after being fired. read more

How to get noticed for the wrong reasons: crazy job-seeker stunts by Janie Smith | 17/04/2014 11:25:38 AM

As HR professionals we should be experts at getting hired. Thinking of creative ways to distinguish yourself from other job-seekers can be the difference between a job offer and a rejection letter. But some ploys can go horribly wrong. read more

Flying solo: tips for being an HR department of one by Janie Smith | 17/04/2014 11:02:33 AM

Are you the only HR person in your organisation? HC looks at ways to deal with the challenges of operating on your own. read more

Transgender employees: legal tips to navigate a HR minefield by Janie Smith | 16/04/2014 9:42:47 PM

Following the recent “Norrie ruling” in the High Court, NSW employees now have the legal right to be recognised as being neither male nor female. Would you know what to do if one of your employees changed genders? read more

Handling a candidate who stutters by Juliette Willow | 15/04/2014 10:58:48 PM

Helping an applicant with a speech impediment through the interview process doesn't have to be a challenge, here's three simple tips to followread more

"Near utopian" workplace conditions, circa 1852 by HCA | 14/04/2014 12:51:02 PM

Workers at risk of feeling overworked, over-regulated and under-leisured may take heart in reading this notice, which was discovered in the ruins of a London office building.read more

A legal view: Medical marijuana in the workplace by Sarah Megginson | 14/04/2014 12:31:09 PM

Your employee asks to take medically prescribed medical marijuana at work: How do you respond?read more

Think you know what employees want? Think again by Janie Smith | 14/04/2014 12:18:37 PM

While most companies don't have to luxury of offering staff extravagant perks, a recent survey shows businesses don’t have to break the bank to keep their employees happy. read more