- Dismantling WorkChoices was Gillard’s baby; Same fate for Fair Work under Abbott?
Gillard’s victory in today’s leadership spill may have settled one leadership question, but as the calls for an early election grow louder amid all-time polling lows for the Labor government, HR is left to deliberate would happen to industrial relations under an Abbott-led collation government?
- Unlocking Innovation
Controlled, ROI-driven innovation is an essential element of a successful business growth strategy and can generate ideas worth millions of dollars. Vanessa Gavan says fresh thinking is essential to take organisations to new heights at any stage of the economic cycle.
- Leadership woes not just in Canberra
It may be the crisis engulfing the federal government, but having leadership difficulties is also the norm for many people in everyday organisations and a real threat to employee retention, according to a recent survey.
- Government leadership crisis: Lessons for HR
As the Gillard vs Rudd showdown demonstrates, workplace egos have been the undoing of countless governments and companies alike.
- ‘Workplace redesign’ only path to gender equality
Two peak think-tanks have called for a complete ‘workplace redesign’, saying workplace gender inequality will persist until organisations rethink their approach to leadership.
- Employee engagement integral to weathering economic storm
Companies that do not make employee engagement part of the daily business process risk losing productivity amid near-constant news of mass redundancies.