- Employees routinely cheating the system
Employees around the world have cheated employers to get more pay, and India, China and Australia are leading the pack, a survey has found.
- Keeping young workers in check during the festive season
Concerned about younger workers 'slacking off' in the lead up to the festive season? Eva-Maria provides her top tips for ensuring workers remain productive and engaged.
- The enemy of engagement
New research has revealed that employee frustration is the ‘silent killer’ of workplace productivity, and industry consultants have said tackling the issue will be the key battleground in the war on talent.
- Frontline Intelligence: Instep - Have you bought a ticket in the talent stakes?
David Grant reports that some companies are really ‘getting’ the importance of developing effective employer brands and these not just being advertising ‘spin’. How are these companies ensuring their branding efforts play an integral role in broader employee lifecycle management?
- Untaken leave a burden for all
The latest government figures have revealed that Australian workers have amassed 129 million days of annual leave, worth $40bn in wages – a timely reminder for employers to encourage employees to redeem their accumulated annual leave.
- Clock off on time day indicative of wider problem
For the third year running, unions have declared today Go Home on Time Day – however the day, and message, is likely to be largely ignored by employees and employers alike because Australians are working longer hours than ever before.