- Employee assessment tools – friend or foe?
Buying in assessment tools such as psychometric tests and organisational surveys appears to be a growing trend in Australian human resource management. Fiona Marsden looks at how organisations are using these tools in recruitment, staff development and training
- How can HR help during an economic crisis?
This issue’s executive panel speak to Sarah O’Carroll about what HR should be doing to help their organisation if times are tough
- Get ahead with HR systems
I’m an HR generalist, interested in working on HR systems, but other than our payroll and Excel I do not have much experience. Where and how can I learn more about HR Systems, and what technologies do I need to know in order to get a job in this area?
- The rise of the interim manager
Australian businesses are often reluctant to use freelance interim managers to temporarily fill senior leadership vacancies while suitable permanent candidates are sought. However, as Phil Warburton reports, a change in attitude is starting to emerge
- Do your homework
The MBA is a popular choice of further study for business executives who want to change, fast-track or consolidate their careers. Choosing the best university to study at means different things to different people. Teresa Russell reports
- All aboard!
Online inductions are being used by some organisations to streamline and transform the on-boarding process. Teresa Russell looks at how companies have discovered that inducting new employees online supplements, but doesn’t replace, the face-to-face orientation process