In a competitive marketplace, organisations often seek more from staff, but walk a fine line attracting the best talent for the right price. When digital and social skills are highly sought after, should organisations pay for the privilege? Roger Christie explores the concept of employee ‘social capital’
For years HR and corporate affairs teams have fought to keep employee social media activities under wraps. In the ongoing war for talent, what would be gained if they stopped? Roger Christie investigates
Silicon Valley heavyweights don’t ‘walk the talk’. Both Yahoo and Google are scaling back their work from home options for employees – but what's behind their decisions?
In this month's technology column, Nick Southcombe responds to a question relating to payroll best practice.
What is being done to prepare Australia for this impending telework trend, and how can the risks to employers and employees alike be reduced?
More companies are abandoning the workaholic culture that has been synonymous with Asian workplaces for the past few decades.
A new online application helps people find red flags on their social media pages, starting with Facebook, but is it a bad thing for HR?
Peter Forbes writes that HR tech endors can expect more scrutiny and demands of their application integration frameworks as organisations become more sophisticated about their integration requirements.
It is possible to lawfully dismiss an employee who has been absent for a long period. However, careful considerations need to be made
There are a number of options that may be available to an employer to require an employee to attend a medical examination
EQ is a capability leaders can develop and enhance. Here are five ways to do so