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    THE FEDERAL government has enabled private companies to join the Commonwealth workers’ compensation scheme, Comcare in a bid to improve assistance to employees with work-related injuries

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    SEVENTY-THREE per cent of business people predict that business activity will remain positive for the remainder of 2007

  • Caution on offshoring decisions by

    ORGANISATIONS SHOULD seriously consider the people management challenges and the potential pitfalls before they make the decision to offshore, according to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)

  • Culture shock derails mergers by

    MORE THAN 90 per cent of corporate mergers and acquisitions are falling short of their objectives, as companies struggle to combine corporate cultures and structures, according to recent research

  • Rise of the HR entrepreneur by

    AS BUSINESS becomes increasingly competitive, the marketplace is calling out a new brand of HR which requires a new and more entrepreneurial approach to service delivery, according to a new report

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    HR PROFESSIONALS need to keep up to date with talent management technology in order to effectively combat the current war for talent, an expert has warned

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