- FWC decision: National minimum wage up by 2.6%
The Fair Work Commission has announced a 2.6% increase in the national minimum wage, which will rise to $622.20 a week, up from $606.40.
- Out-growing the office
With out of office work experiencing growing media attention, an increasing number of Australian businesses are turning towards offering such options. What needs to be done to make sure staff mobility works in your organisation?
- What does your business say about you?
Marcus Moufarrige writes that creating the right impression as an employer is critical to attract and retain talent.
- Tighter scrutiny of web-browsing behaviour
Public service bosses have decided that federal employees need to be more closely monitored when it comes to their web browsing activities – is this a bad HR move?
- Work-life fit and job enjoyment top retention factors
Money didn’t make the list of top reasons employees choose to stay in their jobs, a US survey has found.
- Drop in apprentices damaging to business
Employer groups have expressed concern about a significant drop in the number of people starting apprenticeships – a new report shows commencements of non-trade apprenticeships dropped a staggering 27% in the last quarter