The lighter side

  • Steve Jobs: Tech visionary with a penchant for nicknames by

    This week a former iPod product manager uploaded his business card to Facebook – as it turns out, Mr Jobs was hiding a sense of humour under that skivvy.

  • Office seating should be determined by employee moods by Stephanie Zillman

    It’s a concept that may just be the next big thing in HR – seating employees with like-minded souls could spell the end of petty noise disputes, and may just mean the elusive goal of harmony in the workplace can be achieved.

  • Best and Worst Jobs of 2012: are you on the list? by

    HR has won the bronze medal and the third best profession. Behind Software Engineers and Actuaries, HR is the place to be – so what makes working in HR so great?

  • Ditch the to-do lists by Stephanie Zillman

    Writing a to-do list is a comforting activity – putting tasks to paper (or screen) seems to somehow clear and relax the mind. But a new study has shown that list-making may be pointless.

  • HR’s dream employee by Stephanie Zillman

    This may just be Australia’s most promising employee. Creative, risk-taker, brave, selfless – traits all employers would like to see in an employee...just a pity he’s only 9!

  • Urban HR dictionary: Your guide to modern office speak by

    With the advent of technology, sometimes it’s difficult to find the right words to describe modern dilemmas – HC has you covered.

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