- ‘Lollygate’ the latest incident plaguing the CSIRO
The latest incident in a string of industrial claims plaguing the CSIRO – after an office-supplied hard boiled candy led to a tooth breakage, the organisation enacted a flat ban of candies at meetings and training sessions.
- HR lessons from the Australian cricket axings
It’s not every day four key players in the Australian cricket side are axed from a major international test. Was the action heavy handed or a message that needed to be sent - and what performance lessons can HR apply in the workplace?
- Australian businesses are failing at first aid
Research backed by St John Ambulance Australia paints a dire picture of organisational readiness in responding to first aid.
- An employer’s best friend too?
Man’s best friend may also be his best friend in the workplace, according to research that demonstrates benefits such as lower employee stress and greater job satisfaction.
- It really is the thought that counts
How do monetary and non-monetary gifts diversely impact workers’ productivity? These scientists may have the answer.
- Doodling through an interview
Have you ever asked a candidate to write you a haiku? A social media agency looking for passion and personality asks their candidates to write poems and draw pictures before interviews.