- Young workers break the rules
The employment of young and future employees is the single biggest challenge facing the workplace, a recent Cisco report has revealed.
- Do your 2012 grads seem like aliens?
The beginning of the New Year brings the annual class of graduates starting in programs throughout Australia – but industry professionals have warned employers not to be surprised by Gen Y’s struggle to separate their professional and social lives.
- Employees need top-down policies to resist tech deluge
The mountain of inefficiently handled data received by corporate information systems is silently killing productivity and comes at a cost of $3bn a year, a new report has found.
- Workplace depression: Awareness better but stigma persists
Australian workers have a high level of awareness about depression and anxiety disorders but insufficient training is provided on how to help or identify a colleague who is experiencing depression, according to a recent survey.
- New jobs site enters the market
A new recruitment website has launched up against the big boys Seek and CareerOne, with the aim of streamlining recruitment processes and helping HR managers save time, money and resources when finding staff.
- Coping with skills shortages
HR managers will have one major hurdle to overcome in 2012, experts warn: coping with the increasing skills shortage in a noticeably shallower talent pool.