- Values are not so passé
Often misunderstood and underestimated, values are preferences and priorities that reflect what’s most important to an individual. Adrianna Loveday outlines why values never went out of vogue.
- How long is too long? Air steward wins job back
In a case of corporate standards vs. self-expression and body image, a worker for Virgin has won his unfair dismissal battle after being terminated over the length of his hair and conduct.
- Bonus cash for hiring a mature-aged worker
Would a $1,000 cash bonus be an incentive to hire a mature-aged worker? The federal government is handing out cash to businesses in order to increase workforce participation.
- HR's role in helping burnt-out executives
With statistics indicating some 25% of executives suffer from burn-out, what role to HR professional play in resolving the issue? Karen Barker provides her insights.
- Public servants "not recovering as quickly as they should"
The Federal Government's workplace compensation insurer has recorded its first loss for the year $2011-12. The reason? Public servants are “not recovering as quickly as they should”.
- Decline in jobs ads indicate hiring slump
Online job ads reach a 3-year low after numbers fell in December for the tenth consecutive month.