Profiles

  • My brilliant career – Maree Morgan-Monk by

    Human Resources Manager, Novotel Northbeach, Wollongong

  • Morningitis gives workers the blues by

    ‘Morningitis’ is a real workplace risk, according to a study of 750,000 workers’ compensation claims. The study found that every weekday morning was more hazardous than the afternoon, but the effect was most pronounced on Monday and gradually tapered off during the week

  • How to … manage upwards by

    Management is a two-way street, and effective managers need to maintain and develop good relationships – not only with their teams, but with their senior managers, too.

  • Top of the HR mountain by

    Blue Mountains City Council won The Vurv Award for Best HR Strategic Plan at the 2006 Australian HR Awards. Melissa Yen looks at the council’s award winning strategies

  • Building credibility in mergers and acquisitions by

    Q. I’m an interim manager with specialist skills in mergers and acquisitions. I want to offer my services to companies but am unable to get my foot in the door. How can I communicate how my skills might benefit them and raise my profile within this sector and the HR industry in general?

  • The law of attraction and retention: Henry Davis York by

    The war for talent is very much alive in the legal industry, with fierce competition for good lawyers at all levels. Craig Donaldson speaks with Deborah Stonley about the keys to Henry Davis York’s unique approach to attraction and retention, and what makes the firm an award-winning employer of choice

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