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
While the consultants will advise caution with social media in the workplace context, Ellen Flint presents a unique view from the HR professional's perspective.
A common misconception is that it’s up to the IT department to impose restrictions on access to social media at work. Pat Devlin outlines where and how HR should be involved.
This month Nick Southcombe tackles a question regarding the key points when to consider purchasing a performance management system.
Moving to the cloud is without a doubt one of the top trends in data management of 2012. Seminars, conferences, and webinars alike: it’s all about the cloud. But is it doomed for catastrophe?
Currently many organisations have a significant opportunity to lift productivity and performance by training up HR professionals to better handle ‘big data’ – an HR software expert has said.
More than half of workers take data from their employer on their way out the door. Have you checked that employees aren’t leaving your organisation with a raft of protected data?
Female staff at the Perth Mint might be banned from wearing underwire bras
An overseas worker on a 457 visa was required to pay back $18,000 of his wages through an unlawful cash-back payment
Here are tips for transforming solo achievers into team players with a strong sense of commitment to group goals