Is gathering information through candidates’ social media accounts as effective as you think it is?
A recent study suggests that recruitment bias amongst employers can even exist against candidates with only slightly higher BMIs
A bad hire can have disastrous consequences for a company’s reputation and finances, and high quality reference checks are as important as ever.
Recent reforms to the Australian Apprenticeships system have been introduced in order to provide more consistency across states, address specific industry skills needs and encourage increased completion rates of apprentices and trainees. Linda Nall outlines the changes.
Graduate employees are a vital component of the workforce – but how do you choose the right candidate when they all have the same, limited professional experience?
The use of psychometric testing in recruitment has grown exponentially – but are your screening processes doing the job they were designed to do?
Are you trying too hard to pick the best candidate? Settle for the mediocre one and they’ll work harder.
The length of tenure of newly appointed Australian CEO’s is far below the international average and a worrying trend for HR directors to grapple with.
An HR professional has pleaded guilty to inappropriately using her company credit card and tampering with financial records
Staff at AGL's Loy Yang Power Station have signalled the possibility of industrial action in a move described as 'outdated union ideology'
The Australian Industry Group has said the proposed wording could allow perpetrators to take paid leave