Employees today are increasingly looking to their HR departments for support on a range of mental wellbeing issues
They were allegedly told to put paper bags over their heads
Male full-time employment has recovered from a dip during the global financial crisis to regain prominence over all female jobs, both full-time and part-time.
More than 75 per cent of employers believe their business is affected by low levels of literacy and numeracy among staff.
HR managers and managers-to-be take note: Australian employees rate having a trustworthy manager as being twice as desirable as one who delivers good financial results.
Australian expertise is helping HR professionals from South Asia learn better work practices.
This year’s Federal Budget has offered a welcomed focus on savings, according to consulting firm Mercer.
Australian workers earning less than $16,000 will not have to pay income tax from 1 July 2010 following changes announced in the 2010 Federal Budget.
Of the top 40 companies, 88% offer paid volunteer leave, with 61% offering a budget to support volunteering
Fair Work Ombudsman Natalie James said the penalties demonstrate that "serious consequences apply" for neglecting Fair Work Commission orders
Despite the recent trend towards business focused HR, a new report indicates that many HR directors still have some way to go