- Dodgy dealings: Getting caught for sham contracting
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In an effort to reduce tax evasion, which currently costs $2.4bn annually, The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has announced a crackdown on businesses engaging in sham contracting arrangements.
- Social networking and the workplace
Practical jokes, skylarking at work and workplace gossip have always been around, but with the advent of social media, such behaviour is increasingly being played out in a very public arena. Tim Longwill and Peta Shanahan consider the pitfalls of social media and the workplace.
- Last day to take advantage of early bird discounts for the National HR Summit
Join hundreds of your industry peers at Luna Park Sydney on 28-29 March and give your skills a boost so you are well equipped to drive your organisation’s people strategy this year.
- Immigration: check your employees or pay the price
The Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) has sent out a stark warning of the significant risks faced by employers that fail to check the immigration status of their prospective employees.
- Blokes still getting paid more
A lingering gender based pay gap has been identified in the financial services industry – new data has revealed some 56% of those in the industry have experienced unequal remuneration practices.
- Offer emerging technology to stay ahead
New research has shed light on the expectations of the emerging workforce – and while currently little over half of employees agree they need technology to work effectively, there are strong signs this figure is about to increase significantly.