John Hilton

John Hilton

John Hilton is a journalist at Human Resources Director.

How to handle a toxic, yet talented, employee

How to handle a toxic, yet talented, employee

'Sometimes people just aren't suited to a type of company or role, which may cause them a lot of stress'

How to handle a toxic employee

How to handle a toxic employee

HRD talks to the chief people officer at Employment Hero about how to manage unruly behaviour

This is how HR can improve team dynamics

This is how HR can improve team dynamics

'It is important to consider what team members want to accomplish from team building, not just what management wants'

Heinz Wattie appears in court after employee is burnt

Heinz Wattie appears in court after employee is burnt

'These vats had reached boiling point on many occasions, putting workers at risk of serious harm'

PappaRich operator allegedly underpaid 154 workers

PappaRich operator allegedly underpaid 154 workers

Inspectors discovered the underpayments when they scrutinised the businesses during proactive audits

Employer found guilty after anonymous tip off

Employer found guilty after anonymous tip off

‘One tip off to the Fair Work Ombudsman led to one employer back-paying 22 employees over $50,000’

Council introduces breathalysers to catch intoxicated employees

Council introduces breathalysers to catch intoxicated employees

Brisbane City Council has purchased 18,000 disposable personal breathalysers for staff

How to get cultural diversity right

How to get cultural diversity right

'Australian businesses often don’t have a clear picture about cultural diversity in their ranks'

How can HR build resilience in the workplace?

How can HR build resilience in the workplace?

'There is often a reluctance to share feelings of stress or not being able to cope in the workplace, because of the stigma attached'

This is how to achieve gender balance

This is how to achieve gender balance

HRD talks Alex Hattingh, chief people officer, Employment Hero, about pushing progress on gender balance