A court has imposed a hefty penalty against an HR manager, dismissing her argument that she was following her boss’s orders
New data has found women are earning on average just 78% of men’s full-time earnings
The Federal Government has flagged its intention to change the Fair Work Act to protect penalty rates in law.
The latest incident in a string of industrial claims plaguing the CSIRO – after an office-supplied hard boiled candy led to a tooth breakage, the organisation enacted a flat ban of candies at meetings and training sessions.
An extra $7 million over three years has been announced to cover wage rises for low-paid community sector workers in Tasmania.
Failure to clearly state in its policy documents that sexual harassment is illegal has led the Federal Court to find Oracle ‘vicariously liable’ for an employee's inappropriate conduct.
Up to 15 workers in Western Australia have been sacked from their lucrative mining jobs after filming a Harlem Shake dance clip and breaching workplace health and safety requirements in the process.
Evidence shows more than one in two Australian companies are essentially unprepared for the upcoming increase in mandatory super contributions. Are you one of them?
Often conduct complained about in the workplace is not actually bullying behaviour
Think jobseekers are not doing their homework when it comes to checking out employers? Think again
Traditionally focusing on the human side of work, HR leaders could learn a thing or two from economic boffins