- Testing times for HR
The human resources function faces many organisational and financial hurdles, particularly in a gruelling business environment. Hiring and training budgets are being slashed, which makes the attraction and retention of talent challenging at best.
- Why CEOs see HR as a key business risk
Members of the C-suite know human capital can put their business at risk, but they also realise it can also hold the key to their success, writes Ingrid Selene
- Movers & shakers – recent HR appointments
Theresa Jory has joined ANZ as senior manager change management for Australia Operations.
- Instep: Take a walk in their shoes
Craig Mason examines how HR professionals can boost their levels of business acumen
- Westpac human resources chief to retire
Westpac group executive for people, Ilana Atlas, has announced she will retire from the bank in December 2009. Atlas joined Westpac in 2000 as group secretary and general counsel and was appointed group executive, people & performance in 2003.
- Female HR professionals close gender pay gap
Although the gender pay gap has narrowed slightly across the board compared with last year, with the most significant improvement being in HR, there still remains a long way to go with the gap remaining widest at high levels.