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
According workplace law experts, the government’s proposed introduction of new complaint processes for workplace bullying could potentially lead to employees taking their complaints above employers’ heads.
Financially stressed employees spend 20 hours a month of work time trying to solve their financial problems – high-time to start offering financial literacy training.
The 2012/13 year is shaping up to be one full of changes to the industrial relations landscape – are you across the changes?
The 457 visa scheme for temporary overseas workers will be overhauled to stop so-called rorting of the system – are the changes a nightmare for HR?
Many managers consider performance reviews to be on the way out, but perhaps they just need to be refocused.
When it comes to implementing HR strategies effectively, having a high degree of leadership capability in your organisation is an essential factor for success.
The Fair Work Commission has slammed an employer for treating a female employee in a manner 'devoid of compassion'
The Fair Work Commission has concluded that a young employee’s dismissal was harsh, unjust, and unreasonable
Vaishali Vijay discusses how successful companies make intelligent, strategic decisions based on robust HR systems