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
So often we reflect on the latest, most up-to-date industry trends without any thought to look back. However, it pays to take stock of how far the profession has come. Are you stuck in the past?
The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics show that since the early 80s, the number of people receiving the disability pension has increased by 280%.
Think what your workers eat and how they use their downtime is none of your business? It could be affecting your bottom line.
Organisations should embrace the use of psychometric assessment to improve their health and safety cultures, according to practitioners in the field.
Figures released by the Fair Work Commission (FWC) back up claims that all too often employers are left with no choice but to pay ‘go-away’ money to sacked workers, rather than endure the expense of arbitration.
The naming and shaming aspect of the changed Workplace Gender Equality Act will have a positive aspect on male-dominated industries, according to a leading recruiter.
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