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 Northern Territory Government employer has vowed to review the case of a firefighter whose claim for cancer compensation was rejected, despite recent legal changes expanding cover.
Is it possible to have a ‘fair and reasonable’ dismissal process for an employee who isn’t actually in the office?
Bill Shorten has announced measures his party plans to implement in order to reduce corruption in Australia’s trade unions.
An expert in migration law outlines the ‘reasonable steps’ employers must take to ensure they are not breaching immigration legislation.
Sarah Thapa outlines how Australia's immigration system might help facilitate the Prime Minister's Innovation and Science Agenda and explains what it means for business.
Are lump sum allowances the best way to handle employee relocations? Sharon Swift outlines why they may not be the wisest approach.
Female staff at the Perth Mint might be banned from wearing underwire bras
He sought to beat the heat; he ended up beating the dress code
New data shows that employees are prepared to work hard and use their growing skillset with their current employer