With the entry deadline approaching for the Australian HR Awards, HC looks at the new categories introduced this year
Energy management company Schneider Electric Australia is improving L&D across its organisation
The long-awaited review of the Fair Work Act has been released to a barrage of criticism from the business community, who claim the recommended changes fall short of what is needed.
A price can finally be placed on investing in core HR functions – a new report has found companies with highly streamlined HR practices leave the competition for dead in terms of revenue growth and profit margins.
Leading HR publication Human Capital has been recognised as one of the best in the world, winning two awards at the 2012 Tabbies, the international B2B publishing awards competition.
The days of giving a set number of written warnings prior to a termination are over – what’s important is allowing a reasonable time frame for employees to work through their issues.
The workplace ombudsman recently found that James Hardie discriminated against a prospective employee when it refused to employ him following the failure of a physical medical assessment.
Having a go at someone or something is the bread and butter of social media – but what happens when it’s said in the company’s name by an unauthorised employee? HR needs to have a contingency plan.
Looking beyond potential threat and towards potential opportunity is where leaders can exert significant influence
Employees with mental health issues may require short term adjustments to accommodate their condition
HC looks at the conditions which are required to make an employee medical examination compulsory