- Forget the skills gap, are you facing a passion gap?
How many skills do you usually list in job descriptions? Well, there’s a new game in town that’s focused on finding the people with the passion, not just the people who tick all the skill boxes.
- Good day at the office for HR at Qantas
Fair Work has released its tensely awaited ruling in the Qantas industrial dispute, largely finding in favour of the airline. The judgment is a significant win and the findings will have important flow-on effects.
- Stand-up desks: fad or future?
The stand-up desk may conjure up imagery of funky offices in Silicon Valley, where people skateboard to their meetings, wheat-grass shot in hand. Yet this in one office trend with grounding in science.
- Half your staff don’t know HR policies
Despite onboarding initiatives and continuous communication, less than 50% of workers say they know what their HR guidelines are.
- All’s not fair in text messages and employment contracts
The decision of the former Health Services Union national president to quit via text message earlier this week is a reminder for employers that text message communication in employment contracts isn’t a two-way street.
- Massive rise in work bullying claims
Victim compensation claims for workplace bullying more than trebled over the past four years – it may be high-time to up the ante in workplace investigations.