- ESS: keep on rolling it out
Employee Self Service (ESS) is the big hitter when it comes to freeing HR from the burdens of transactional tasks, permitting focus on more strategic issues.
- New topics for the HR professional
It is worth HR’s while to become experts in emerging HR and business topics, writes David Creelman
- Times of change
A recent Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) report found that effective management of change was branded as the top HR skill for survival. Keeping up with the pace of change has always been an issue for HR in general, but the downturn has accentuated this as business comes under unprecedented pressure to adapt to the global financial crisis
- Benefiting from the Fair Work Act
Q: I am concerned about the impact the new Fair Work Act may have on our business. It is important that we remain flexible and competitive, so where might the potential opportunities lie in these new arrangements?
- Hybrid theory: the future of HR?
It is likely that HR leadership roles in the future will look markedly different from those of today. Craig Donaldson speaks with Roger Collins and other HR experts from around the world about this future and how HR can best evolve to the next level
- Protect your hearing
The most common preventable cause of deafness in this country is noise-induced hearing loss, writes Benson Riddle