- Weighing up the costs of parental leave schemes
As the election looms ever closer, paid parental leave schemes are put under the spotlight.
- What makes an ideal leader?
Australian employees have got a clear idea about what they value in leaders, and it might not be what you think.
- Employees want performance-based pay
There appears to be widespread support for performance-based pay, according to a recent survey by Kelly Services.
- HRobots: HR management’s new best friend?
While Blade Runner might still be a little way off, research and development at La Trobe University has resulted in the creation of a series of emotionally-aware robots, and they might be of use to HR.
- FIFO taking its toll on workers
Removed from standard work support structures, employees may not be coping well with the unique pressures of FIFO work, a recent study has found.
- Spotlight on Lifetime Award winner
Gareth Bennett was awarded the Lifetime Achievement in the HR Industry award at last year’s Australian HR Awards following an illustrious career with Ford, AMP, AGL Resources and Freehills. We caught up with Gareth, now Managing Director of R&R Consulting, to find out what his HR Awards experience was like.