- Cash injection this Christmas
Australian businesses are poised to offer bonuses and pay rises, and though the resources sector is set to lead the pay-rise pack, other sectors aren’t far behind according to a new report.
- Only half-way there: LGBT still uncomfortable at work
While Australia has come a long way in recognising the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (LGBT), the Diversity Council of Australia (DCA) has reported that many still face prejudice at work.
- Record level of discrimination complaints
The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) received and assessed nearly 400 more workplace discrimination complaints last financial year than in 2009-10 – an increase of 46%.
- Master of disguise: Economic strength masks productivity slump
New research has suggested that Australia’s two-speed economy could be masking a productivity slump rife within small businesses.
- Opportunity knocks: Learn adaptive leadership skills
The renowned Adaptive Leadership model from Harvard University will be featured at a two-day course in Sydney on 1-2 December, hosted by not-for-profit organisation,The Benevolent Society.
- The workplace of 2021
Ten years from now the Australian workplace will be characterised by choice, excitement, flexibility, freedom and trust – or at least that’s the dream, according to a panel of leaders from top ICT companies.