A high-level female executive at Yahoo is being sued for sexual harassment by a female colleague. How should HR react when serious accusations are made against people in their organisation?
It’s been more than six months since the Fair Work Commission’s anti-bullying measures came into force and the predicted onslaught of applications has yet to materialise. We look at the trends that have arisen from the changes.
When does unwelcome attention become sexual harassment? It’s not always a clear-cut situation. HC looks at what you need to know about this complicated issue.
The Fair Work Commission has confirmed that it will accept applications relating to bullying conduct that occurred prior to 1 January, 2014. HC investigates.
Rio Tinto and WA Police will be leading a panel discussing mental health issues in the workplace at the HR Summit in Perth this May.
The recent sex discrimination and harassment scandals rocking the Australian Defence Force have left Lisa Croxford wondering if managers are aware that the behavioural standards they walk past are the same standards they are personally held accountable for.
Talitha Cummins is claiming she was unfairly dismissed from her role while on maternity leave
HC talks to one lawyer about situations when an employee can access paid personal leave
Male tearfulness is just one of the findings from fascinating research into appraisals by a leading tech firm