Nicola Middlemiss

Nicola Middlemiss

Nicola is a highly-accomplished business reporter with a wealth of experience spanning continents and industries.

This CEO's intense job ad just went viral

This CEO's intense job ad just went viral

Wanted: A part-time personal assistant who is ready to devote all hours of the day to work

"It's staggering what some people try to get away with"

"It's staggering what some people try to get away with"

The founder of one reference checking firm says HR heads often have to fight to find out the truth

Why HR can't ignore financial wellbeing

Why HR can't ignore financial wellbeing

A new study shows Australian employees are more stressed as money pressures mount

Fair Work Ombudsman takes historic legal action

Fair Work Ombudsman takes historic legal action

A Queensland employer has become the first person to be jailed as a result of the FWO's actions

Job strain linked to onset of mental illness

Job strain linked to onset of mental illness

New research suggests those under additional pressure are at a greater risk of depression or anxiety

Is this bad habit holding you back?

Is this bad habit holding you back?

One industry expert is encouraging leaders to retrain their brains to break a prevalent bad habit

Diversity disappointment for Aussie employers

Diversity disappointment for Aussie employers

A new study shows the nation is struggling to create diverse and inclusive workplaces, despite ramping up efforts

Aussie firm praised for slashing working hours

Aussie firm praised for slashing working hours

Employees work just five hours a day at the financial services firm but still earn the same wage as before

Australia’s top employers revealed

Australia’s top employers revealed

HRD's fourth annual Employer of Choice awards have highlighted the nation’s most appealing workplaces

Why innovation is a dangerous game

Why innovation is a dangerous game

Pushing for progress may seem like an obvious business strategy but one expert says it can cause problems if it's executed incorrectly