Men continue to hold the majority of Australia’s top leadership positions. Sharon Ardley explains what CEOs and HR leaders can do to encourage more women to apply for senior leadership roles
There is still some way to go before gender parity is reached, writes Michael Horton
What started as a TV experiment is now official policy as a UK car company allows new parents to bring their babies to work.
Islam’s sacred month of Ramadan began on 20 July and, as Australia now has almost nearly 500,000 Muslims, it will be observed by employees throughout the country. HCA investigates how HR can ensure Muslim employees are accommodated during this time.
A new study has revealed a fear of negative comparisons and accusations of favouritism leads female leaders to hold back their colleagues.
The days of instituting a diversity policy for the ‘nice to have’ factor are long over; it’s now nothing short of a critical business imperative.
Certain job titles may be favouring particular genders and perpetuate unbalanced hiring practices – what’s more, gender bias can inadvertently creep in through the very style of the role description.
A new report released yesterday has found that organisations continue to exclude older workers and has called for the removal of systematic barriers which have influenced the recruitment choices of employers.
Employees are increasingly looking at what their leaders are doing themselves as much as what they are saying
Arbitrated unfair dismissal claims found to be "fair" or in the employer's favour fell from 46% to 39.6% in 2015-16
Former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson has warned employees they should think twice about reporting sexual harassment to HR