In a competitive marketplace, organisations often seek more from staff, but walk a fine line attracting the best talent for the right price. When digital and social skills are highly sought after, should organisations pay for the privilege? Roger Christie explores the concept of employee ‘social capital’
Introducing The HR Space, a boutique business established to work with the HR profession to identify and develop skills
It’s the buzz word of the HR profession, but are employers really prepared to offer ‘mobility’ to employees?
A bad hire can have disastrous consequences for a company’s reputation and finances, and high quality reference checks are as important as ever.
Recent reforms to the Australian Apprenticeships system have been introduced in order to provide more consistency across states, address specific industry skills needs and encourage increased completion rates of apprentices and trainees. Linda Nall outlines the changes.
What’s important to workers around the world varies widely according to the culture and accepted workplace norms – so what makes your international workforce tick?
Finding a lazy million dollars in the budget for back-pay is the stuff of nightmares – maybe even a Hollywood plotline. But that’s exactly what has happened at one Sydney-based company.
Another year and Melbourne Cup festivities are already next week – have you got the right risk management strategies in place?
Female staff at the Perth Mint might be banned from wearing underwire bras
An overseas worker on a 457 visa was required to pay back $18,000 of his wages through an unlawful cash-back payment
Here are tips for transforming solo achievers into team players with a strong sense of commitment to group goals