A landscape supplies company has been hit with more than $13,000 in fines after threatening to sack a casual employee who asked for a vehicle allowance.
Recent allegations of non-payment or under-payment by Kylie Minogue’s backing performers raise the issue of the legality of unpaid work. HC looks at the facts you need to know.
HR directors from companies such as Google and Ikea shared their knowledge and inspiration when Sydney’s Luna Park hosted Key Media’s 12th annual National HR Summit.
The Fair Work Ombudsman is warning organisations discriminating on the basis of age will not be tolerated in the wake of its first litigation on the matter.
Plus the Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal proceedings against a businessman for underpaying $870,000 to employees and a growing number of businesses have indicated their intention to hire staff in the coming months.
Should HR be pushing for policies geared towards shared parenting, including equal parental leave benefits for mums and dads?
More than 400 HR professionals and a robot gathered in Sydney yesterday to discuss emerging HR technology and the future of work
The media organisation was found to have frequently underpaid or failed to pay for duties performed at the company
Digital transformation is not new and it’s having an impact on all areas of business, including recruitment; however, while some people are fully engaged in this disruption, others are not