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Employees with criminal records – an HR guide

Employees with criminal records – an HR guide

What should you do if an employee discloses that have been charged or convicted of a criminal offence?

Criminal records during recruitment and employment: what you need to know

Criminal records during recruitment and employment: what you need to know

Employers may be in breach of anti-discrimination legislation if they refuse to hire someone due to a criminal record

Employee burnout: Are your workers at risk?

Employee burnout: Are your workers at risk?

A volatile business climate could lead to employee burnout, so employers need to know how to spot the signs.

What to do when your employee is under criminal investigation?

What to do when your employee is under criminal investigation?

When a worker is the subject of a criminal investigation, HR needs to tread carefully to ensure procedural fairness.

Can you fire workers based overseas? Australian legislation may still apply

Can you fire workers based overseas? Australian legislation may still apply

Global HR managers must take care to follow correct Fair Work Act procedures when terminating workers based overseas, experts say.