Your skills and location will play a key role in determining your salary this year. Should you be expecting a pay rise in the coming months?
Managing career transition is an unfortunate but necessary skill for all HR practitioners to master. Christopher Paterson provides his tips for smoothing the way.
From time to time an employee may request to take back-to-back maternity leave due to another pregnancy – are organisations bound to accommodate it?
HR has rightly set the bar high in taking policy measures to stamp out physical, sexual and verbal harassment in workplaces – but often zero tolerance can do more harm than good.
The Australian Human Rights Commission has said there is a growing trend of immigrants adopting Western names in the hope it will get them hired.
Taxpayers will foot the bill of parliamentary speaker Peter Slipper’s full salary despite being stood aside this week – HC takes a look at the workplace law of stand-downs.
An organisation has been ordered to pay more than $20,000 in compensation after Fair Work found it unfairly dismissed an employee.
FWA (Fair Work Australia) in dismissing a recent extension of time application, has indicated it will allow extensions only in “rare cases, where there are exceptional circumstances.”
In some circumstances, HR must cease disciplinary processes and come to a settlement with an employee who has a mental illness
Older workers are feeling subtle pressure from their colleagues and management to make way for younger generations
The prevalence of burn out is increasing as the lines between being at work and home are significantly blurred