An HR manager for a claims processing company allegedly made ‘racial’ remarks about an applicant’s dreadlocks
With the fast food chain hiring an additional 2,500 staff across Australia, further pay increases are also on the menu
Metropolitan organisations struggling with the talent shortage should spare a thought for employers located in regional areas. Iain Hopkins talks to one significant regional employer about their unique HR challenges
HR believes the tried and true CV is still the most effective recruitment tool, despite the growing popularity of social media to verify candidates’ information.
As the market scrambles to audit its hiring needs with the implementation of the carbon tax just over three weeks away, finding the right talent may require HR to start from the ground up.
Are your social networks excluding would-be stars in favour of your Mum’s cousins’ niece? Word-of-mouth recommendations may be holding your organisation back.
The debate is heating up as HR execs at mining companies & government resort to bringing in foreign workers while unions and pollies say they’ve got Aussies ready and willing to work.
According to the latest research as well as the word-on-the-street, social media is not only a credible way to attract candidates, but is quickly becoming the way to find talent who will be the best cultural fit.
The government’s plans to crackdown on paid parental leave has been met with some stinging criticism
The former Victorian Premier has called for performance bonuses of CEOs to be linked to the mental well-being of employees
Staff in Victoria and New South Wales have the best chance of getting a pay rise, claims new research