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
On the lookout for new talent to join your team? New research has revealed five key insights that can help your recruitment process.
Outsourcing is a move loved by some and loathed by others. New research has revealed sometimes the benefits go beyond cutting costs.
Staff movement is creating vacancies in the HR profession. Here are some of the hot areas dissatisfied HR professionals might want to look at moving into.
A national organisation has been fined more than $20,000 for incorrectly paying workers
A new online service seeks to streamline the process of recruiting interim executives – what is its relevance in today’s recruitment climate?
A renowned international company has come under fire after asking a number of traumatic ‘reproductive’ questions on its applications.
The Fair Work Commission has slammed an employer for treating a female employee in a manner 'devoid of compassion'
HRD talks to Edwina Trenchard-Smith about building a strategic HR-IT alliance
It is possible to lawfully dismiss an employee who has been absent for a long period. However, careful considerations need to be made