- Skills shortage: Industry launch of new jobs site
The battle for talent is well and truly being played out in Australia’s two-speed economy.
- Hiring ex-offenders: a case for discrimination?
Criminal background checks are an integral aspect of the recruitment process for many organisations, yet many recruiters remain unsure of their legal rights and responsibilities when presented with a candidate who has a criminal history.
- Battle for talent: business is booming
In the current economic climate organisations cannot afford to relax their search for talent - it's a case of secure the best and brightest, or have yours taken.
- HR job hotspots revealed
Recruitment Advisors and HR Generalists top the list of skills in demand as job vacancies rise in many areas, according to the Hays October-December Quarterly Report.
- Liar caught out
A Serbian migrant who misled WorkSafe and the Transport Accident Commission by using fake university certifications has been jailed in Melbourne.
- BHP’s search for candidates
Global giant BHP Billiton has predicted Australia’s resources industry will need an additional 170,000 workers if it is to meet the demands of the mining boom over the next five years.