- Better management key to tackling stress
THE COMBINATION of demanding, complex jobs and low levels of support from managers and colleagues is driving the high prevalence of stress among workers, according to a new white paper
- Candidates demand respect from recruiters
CANDIDATES THROUGHOUT the land are saying that they are being treated poorly by recruiters and are not being shown the respect they deserve.
- Top-ranked companies
TWO AUSTRALIAN companies – BHP Billiton and Woolworths – have been listed in their industry categories in the 2008 rankings of “The World’s Most Admired Companies.”
- More older women in the workforce
THE NUMBER of women in the workplace over the age of 55 will increase by 19 per cent between now and 2012.
- CEOs hazy on emissions trading
CEOs AND senior executives know alarmingly little about Australia’s emissions trading scheme (ETS), an initiative of the Federal Government to adjust for the challenges of global climate change.
- Welcome to the reality of diversity
Is “diversity” yet another buzzword being bandied about by large organisations trying to attract and recruit top employees? Or are diversity programs becoming a reality within today’s organisations and something which no company can survive without?