- My brilliant career – Amy Rixon
I am Human Resources Manager at Optus. It is a generalist consulting role working in partnership with an L&D consultant to support a particular business unit and forms part of the wider HR structure, including corporate HR functions.
- Is contracting the career kiss of death?
I’ve been working as a contractor in various HR roles – some specialist assignments such as recruitment and L&D, and some more generalist type roles.
- Candidates weigh up their options
Multiple employment offers have led to candidates becoming far more selective in the vacancies considered, according to a Hays report
- WL Gore: a leaderless success
Manufacturing company WL Gore, which consistently tops the lists of best places to work in the UK, boasts a hierarchy-free structure. So what’s it like to work in its HR team? Jo Faragher met HR leader Ann Gillies
- Getting a snapshot of the current HR climate
I am a senior HR manager about to relocate with my partner from Auckland to Brisbane. I have an undergraduate degree in human resources management and more than 10 years’ experience within three large NZ professional services firms
- GE Commercial Finance rides the economic waves
The knock-on effects of increased oil prices and unstable financial markets have led to some changing job roles within GE commercial finance. Sarah O’Carroll speaks to managing director Kerri Thompson and head of HR, Megan Nettleton to find out how they’ve been affected