- Avoiding recession blues is all about attitude
When you heard last week's news that Australia had defied international trends and avoided recession in the March quarter, what was your reaction? Productive Thinking expert, Ken Wall, noted that an individual's reaction to big news such as this can greatly affect productivity levels.
- Swine flu: Prevention is the best cure
An online training course designed to quickly and effectively help businesses, schools and other organisations deal with the swine flu outbreak has been developed by Australian company, Learning Innovations.
- Indefinite freezes placed on new hires
Almost two thirds of HR managers have put hiring freezes in place as a key measure for managing through the economic downturn, recent research has found
- Top tips for HR in the downturn
HR leaders can play a key role in facilitating the necessary mindset change and the actions that can guide their organisations through the recession, according to a Hewitt report
- Bonus management failed by a focus on process
Many organisations are being let down by their approach to employee performance management at a time when they most need it to work for them, according to Watson Wyatt
- Corporate wellness essential to organisational performance
Organisations that ignore the health of their employees are putting productivity and profits at risk, with research revealing a close link between organisational performance and wellness