In a competitive marketplace, organisations often seek more from staff, but walk a fine line attracting the best talent for the right price. When digital and social skills are highly sought after, should organisations pay for the privilege? Roger Christie explores the concept of employee ‘social capital’
Introducing The HR Space, a boutique business established to work with the HR profession to identify and develop skills
A company director has been fined after his employee died in a workplace accident.
A hasty decision to sack an employee who tests positive for drugs and alcohol could backfire on employers.
Employers who fail to properly investigate claims of employee bullying could face costly negligence claims.
Doomed retail giant Dick Smith is yet to provide thousands of employees with their notices of redundancy.
What should you do if your employees engage in unprotected industrial action?
As a result of the rapid uptake of social networks and mobile devices, increasing numbers of organisations are harnessing them as a new and very effective channel to reach their staff. Caroline Falkiner outlines how to make the most of this social uptake.
The default amongst the busy times is to keep working harder, waiting for an elusive reprieve from the onslaught
An overseas worker on a 457 visa was required to pay back $18,000 of his wages through an unlawful cash-back payment
Female staff at the Perth Mint might be banned from wearing underwire bras