- CSR a victim of the GFC?
Australian companies are struggling to keep corporate social responsibility (CSR) on the business agenda during the downturn, with fewer than half of employers reporting that they have CSR practices in place, a new white paper reveals.
- Payroll goes green?
Max Nicholls explores how paperless payrolls and 'green' payslips can help reduce your carbon footprint
- RSPCA breeds safer, stronger culture
Over the past five years, RSPCA Victoria has been transformed from an amateur charity to a leading professional organisation. The changes were largely HR-driven, reports Sarah O’Carroll
- Keeping employees for being responsible
The Federal Government has signalled a clear commitment to environmental change with the release of its emissions trading green paper. As noted in our lead story, the proposed Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme is perhaps the most significant economic and social reform the country has seen in 25 years
- CSR key to retention
COMPANIES NEED to have better corporate social responsibility programs in place if they want to attract and engage quality staff, a global report has found
- 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