- Health and wellness under the spotlight for employers
Employers in the emerging markets of Asia-Pacific continue to face the challenges of significant economic growth and a tight talent pool.
- HR among five fastest growing sectors: SEEK
New figures released by SEEK today have revealed that job ad growth has increased across Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia and South Australia – and HR is among the top industries experiencing jobs growth.
- Are Australian organisations ‘capitalising on culture’?
In a landmark survey of over 2,000 executives, the level of diversity in senior ranks and the leadership pipeline has been measured – and the Diversity Council Australia (DCA) CEO has said the results are reassuring.
- Contract work a choice, not a last resort
New research has revealed that contingent work is considered a positive alternative to permanent work for many Australian employees, who are attracted by the flexibility and variety of work, feel well-treated by employers, understand their rights and are happy doing it.
- The enemy of engagement
New research has revealed that employee frustration is the ‘silent killer’ of workplace productivity, and industry consultants have said tackling the issue will be the key battleground in the war on talent.
- Frontline Intelligence: Instep - Have you bought a ticket in the talent stakes?
David Grant reports that some companies are really ‘getting’ the importance of developing effective employer brands and these not just being advertising ‘spin’. How are these companies ensuring their branding efforts play an integral role in broader employee lifecycle management?