- Mishandling of State Government HR and payroll ‘quite extraordinary’
It’s been a week of stunning admissions – NSW state government auditor-general revealed yesterday in a report that a massive SAP-based project to replace finance, HR, payroll and student administration systems across the public education sector has failed to the tune of millions.
- Spotlight on subsidies: Are you benefitting?
The Federal Government provides a variety of wage subsidies to eligible employers who hire job seekers with a disability or other barriers to employment.
- Women’s advancement stunted by 'pink ghettos'
Australia’s top female executives must move out of corporate Australia’s so-called ‘pink ghettos’ of finance, procurement and HR if they are to advance to senior executive positions in business, according to a forum discussion on gender equity.
- Lessons from GFC redundancies
The uncertain economic outlook and ongoing market volatility has put redundancies back on the agenda, prompting leading workplace consultants to warn Australian companies not to repeat the mistakes made during the GFC.
- Gen Y is in your workplace... but out of your office
A new report has provided insights for HR departments seeking high employee engagement from young talent. As Kevin Bloch writes, the report is the strongest indication yet that sound technology policies are critical to supporting and influencing the next generation.
- BREAKING NEWS: Shorten to replace Evans as Minister
Prime Minister Julia Gillard has unveiled an expanded cabinet, with Bill Shorten to replace Chris Evans as Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations.