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
Victim compensation claims for workplace bullying more than trebled over the past four years – it may be high-time to up the ante in workplace investigations.
Under new draft laws, employers will no longer be able to claim they simply didn't know a worker was not in possession of a valid visa.
This month Nick Southcombe tackles a question regarding the key points when to consider purchasing a performance management system.
Is an employer liable if an employee hits another employee out of boredom? A decision by the Victorian Court of Appeal highlights this largely uncertain area of law.
New research has revealed that casual workers face a 50% higher risk of injury than non-casuals. How can HR reduce these risks, and which other key demographics are prone to injury?
The Fair Work Ombudsman is prosecuting a company following the dismissal of an employee who took carer’s and compassionate leave. Adverse action claims remain a front-line concern for HR.
The default amongst the busy times is to keep working harder, waiting for an elusive reprieve from the onslaught
Checking emails in support of disciplinary action can be very helpful – but only when done lawfully
Here are our six lessons on using technology to shape a successful people analytics strategy