- Alternatives to downsizing
Downsizing is taken as an unpleasant but real fact of today’s corporate life. However it need not be so. Franco Gandolfi examines some of the perils of downsizing, and presents some viable alternatives to retrenchment
- HR salary trends
Q. I’m looking to move jobs and I’m wondering what you can tell me about current HR salary and benefit trends?
- Mentoring: Establishing a mentoring culture
We all have mentors - people who show us the way and help us tread a wiser path. We require different types of mentors at different times in our lives and careers. Anthony Howard provides some tips for establishing a mentor friendly culture in your organisation
- Employment market: Light at the end of the tunnel?
Australian employers are being urged not to rush into further workforce cuts in response to the economic downturn, despite the Australian Bureau of Statistics June Labour Force results revealing unemployment has risen 0.1% to 5.8%.
- Engineering a great workplace
Dow Corning has been recognised globally as a great place to work. Craig Donaldson examines why its employees rate it so highly and details the strategies of a multi-award winning employer of choice
- Keeping hold of your best people
Retaining and engaging high performers is especially important for businesses in tough times. Hay Group’s Jane Fraser looks at what organisations can do to retain, engage and enable their best people during these uncertain times