HRD chats with Butch Clas, HR director at Dow Chemical, on overcoming challenges and tips for HR digital transformation
The employer misrepresented to a delivery driver that he was an independent contractor, not an employee
The introduction of gender quotas is approached by many with trepidation. Often naysayers raise concerns that installing quotas could result in candidates being hired based on their gender, rather than merit. But that view may be seriously flawed.
How should employers be utilising the unique skills and flexibility that independent contractors can bring to the workplace? Matthew Franceschini outlines how to tie them into a wider workforce strategy.
As we head into winter 2013, workplace consultancy experts have reminded HR to consider how that pesky cold chill in the air can wreak havoc on employee motivation.
A Fair Work Ombudsman litigation has led to the back-payment of wages to the estate of an underpaid Brisbane worker, as well as fines in excess of $50k.
The majority of business and HR leaders are seeking innovative ways to develop new leaders as traditional leadership models fail to keep pace.
The budget announcement that the Fair Work Commission (FWC) will receive an extra $5m every year may indicate an expectation that claims will rise.
Despite all the hard work HR leaders are doing in this area, it seems that workers are just not convinced
HRD talks to partner at Ashurst Trent Sebbens about how HR should react if an employee is not who they say they are
In male dominated workplaces, opening up can be perceived as a sign of weakness or vulnerability – what should HR do to combat this?