- Only half-way there: LGBT still uncomfortable at work
While Australia has come a long way in recognising the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (LGBT), the Diversity Council of Australia (DCA) has reported that many still face prejudice at work.
- Master of disguise: Economic strength masks productivity slump
New research has suggested that Australia’s two-speed economy could be masking a productivity slump rife within small businesses.
- The workplace of 2021
Ten years from now the Australian workplace will be characterised by choice, excitement, flexibility, freedom and trust – or at least that’s the dream, according to a panel of leaders from top ICT companies.
- Close consultation with older workers needed
A significant challenge facing Australia is the ageing population, and the challenge has led policy-makers to consider how older workers can be kept in the workforce.
- Hidden symbols in your workplace
What are the hidden symbols in your workplace, and why should they be recognised as key components of any cultural change management strategy? Tammy Tansley explains.
- Health, education and engineering sectors set to suffer
Health, education and engineering are the three major employment sectors to be hit by skills shortages over the next 10 to 15 years, according to a new skills index.