- The changing face of HR bosses
New research from PricewaterhouseCoopers has revealed how the make-up and background of top HR executives has changed over recent years with gender, age, education levels and skill sets all evolving.
- Laughter’s the best medicine
If a colleague passes their work onto you for some reason, just do it poorly to ensure they never pass it on again. Or, if you can’t work out how to use the photocopier, destroy it.
- HR must adapt to manage multinationals
HR must adapt to manage multinational employees or risk missing out on being part of the international workforce, according to a management expert.
- British workers easing skills shortage
Expatriate workers from Britain are helping to ease the skills shortage in Australia, according to research by headhunters Jon Michel Executive Search and Kinsey Allen International.
- Ten minute loo limit for civil servants
A UK Government office has implemented a 10 minute toilet rule to prevent civil servants from spending too long in the bathroom, in a bid to drive productivity and save millions of pounds.
- McDonald’s referred to Fair Work watchdog
McDonald’s has been referred to the Fair Work Ombudsman for allegedly underpaying some workers after the unions rejected a pay deal covering its 80,000 employees.