- HR Awards nominations - are you in?
THERE ARE only a few days left to get your nomination in for the Australian HR Awards 2008 - the country's leading event for recognition of benchmark HR practice - with nominations closing this coming Friday 5 September.
- Quick cash action sought from government
THE GOVERNMENT has plenty of money to plough into the current economic situation and should act quickly to avoid any severe damage, according to Bill Evans, chief economist of Westpac.
- HR’s boost for business in spotlight
A SMALL but growing number of companies are demonstrating the impact HR policies can have in meeting overall business goals, according to a recent US report
- Fairness Test makes a difference
The Fairness Test appears to have mitigated some of the harsher changes commonly associated with WorkChoices, according to a recent report from Sydney University’s Workplace Research Centre
- 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.
- Senior management buy-in: overcoming resistance to change
HR professionals often have an uphill battle when it comes to securing management support for HR management systems. In the first of a two-part article, Asta Development’s Michael McCullen looks at some of the more common mistakes and reveals a number of practical suggestions for gaining the support of management