It is possible to lawfully dismiss an employee who has been absent for a long period. However, careful considerations need to be made
Megan Townsend talks employee engagement, succession planning and the great outdoors in Darwin
The industrial action will see thousands of Department of Immigration and Border Protection staff walk off the job nationwide next week
Even after making derogatory comments towards Muslims and using innuendo in the workplace, the FWC still deemed the employee’s dismissal ‘harsh’
The company is facing a growing backlash after it held a fake meeting as part of an immigration sting to deport illegal workers
This test is highly effective at helping HR adapt to future changes, says a leading HR author. Are you using it in your workplace arsenal?
HR professionals must be aware of the legal minefield surrounding "unreasonable" unpaid hours
A major production firm has admitted health and safety breaches that saw Hollywood star Harrison Ford suffer a broken leg
The Fair Work Commission has slammed an employer for treating a female employee in a manner 'devoid of compassion'
HRD talks to Edwina Trenchard-Smith about building a strategic HR-IT alliance
Full-time employment has increased for the ninth straight month in June 2017