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
The skills shortage is set to tighten even further over the next 15 years and demand for high-level professionals will increase more than twice as rapidly as supply.
The state government of NSW has been forced to reinstate a senior RTA lawyer after illegally sacking her for questioning the pay scales of colleagues, in a case that has cost $1.5m.
What started as a TV experiment is now official policy as a UK car company allows new parents to bring their babies to work.
Can a corporate culture make a difference to the bottom line? Can it reduce the likelihood of bullying, discrimination and harassment? The answer is a resounding 'yes', as Joydeep Hor and Georgia Rutecki outline.
2012 is past half-way, and the latest data for Q2 is in – if you’re planning on up-skilling, specialising in health and safety, IR or change management could be the ticket to commanding bigger bucks.
Olympic athletes may not be the only ones competing for gold. According to a new report workers have become more competitive and less team-oriented compared to 10 years ago.
Female staff at the Perth Mint might be banned from wearing underwire bras
He sought to beat the heat; he ended up beating the dress code
New data shows that employees are prepared to work hard and use their growing skillset with their current employer