- Employers come out all guns blazing in war for talent
Employers are ramping up their talent management efforts in the in the areas of leadership, succession planning and development of career paths in response to in response to ongoing difficulty in attracting talented employees.
- HR Leader Awards 2010: Tonight’s the night!
Australia’s top HR professionals will gather in Sydney this evening for the prestigious annual HR Leader Awards ceremony. With 16 prizes up for grabs celebrating the country’s best HR practice, it’s sure to be a special night
- Xtralis turns to cloud computing for HR system
Australia-based fire detection and security systems provider Xtralis has turned to cloud computing to host its HR system.
- Stressed workers costing economy $730m a year
Job-stress related depression is costing Australia’s economy $730 million a year, according to a new report.
- Increase in demand for HR specialists
Australia’s healthy labour market has seen an increase in demand for certain specialist HR professions including learning and development executive candidates and culture and leadership candidates.
- Today is R U OK? day
Today (Thursday 7 October) is national R U OK? Day, an initiative designed to prevent suicides by recognising the need to support employee mental wellbeing.