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
Social media recruitment is no longer just a ‘good idea’ on the horizon: it’s here, your competitors are doing it, and if you’re not on board you WILL be left behind.
Following a pilot project across a number of top European companies, there’s a trend underway in Germany which sees complete anonymity of candidates in the hiring process.
Andrew Cross explains why it is hard to find ICT candidates with the right skills and how HR can get the most out of ICT hires in the current market.
A solid set of numbers has finally been released which indicates skilled overseas workers on 457 visas are not taking away resources sector jobs from Australians.
From LinkedIn to upcoming Facebook Jobs – it seems social media is the new frontier of job ads, but a new study shows most people still rely on internet job boards and newspaper ads.
How many skills do you usually list in job descriptions? Well, there’s a new game in town that’s focused on finding the people with the passion, not just the people who tick all the skill boxes.
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