- How HR can become strategic
Looking to transform your HR operations from administrative to strategic? And exactly how does HR drive business value anyway? Kas Patel provides the answers.
- Finding the 'hook factor' in your business
While the IR debate rages on about lifting Australia’s productivity and growth rates, Pia Lee writes that this is more than just a sterile debate about workplace law; rather a call to arms around employee engagement.
- Make an offer they can’t refuse
Dealing with the threat of competitors poaching your key players can be a headache for HR – are you using the latest bargaining skills to make a counter offer they can’t refuse?
- That age-old question of workplace efficiency
With Australia's current focus on productivity high on political and business agendas, Frank Lonergan writes that younger doesn't always mean more productive; it's time to engage properly with mature-age workers.
- Something to believe in: HR at SAP
This month’s profiled HR professional, Lisa Christy, talks diversity, change management and following a passion in life and work
- What’s hot and what’s not: HR salaries and sought-after skills in 2012
2012 is past half-way, and the latest data for Q2 is in – if you’re planning on up-skilling, specialising in health and safety, IR or change management could be the ticket to commanding bigger bucks.