- Voluntary pay audits gain momentum
An employer of 30,000 is the latest to join a growing list of companies engaging in voluntary pay audits to ensure all employees are being paid properly.
- The linking leader - essential skills development
Successful leaders have the ability to co-ordinate, influence, motivate and inspire their staff. These soft skills are the social competencies that are critical for organisational success. Julie Pigdon explains how these skills form the backbone of the 'Linking Leader'.
- Surge of older women re-entering the workforce
Women in their 50s and early 60s fear they cannot afford to retire and are surging back into the workforce. But how will this affect their engagement?
- HR central to fostering ethical workplaces
Does HR have a role to play in ensuring ethical standards?
- Coalition to keep FWA
The Coalition has vowed not to dismantle Fair Work Australia should it win the next election, despite the barrage of attacks it has launched against the workplace watchdog.
- No tightening of labour market just yet
A dip in Australia’s employment expectations over the next three months reflects the ‘wait and see’ approach to headcount that many organisations are taking.