- Safety is top concern
Occupational health, safety (OHS) professionals have cited safety as the number issue facing Australian organisations as they head into 2011.
- HR must adapt to manage multinationals
HR must adapt to manage multinational employees or risk missing out on being part of the international workforce, according to a management expert.
- HR salary survey reveals jobs in demand
There may be increased demand for experienced HR professionals specialising in learning and development, recruitment and talent management in 2010, a recruitment firm has suggested.
- New laws make social media interaction dangerous for bosses
New workplace legislation has made social media communications between employers and employees more dangerous for employers, according to a leading workplace relations lawyer
- A new definition of productivity
Productivity is broader and more pervasive than the old concept of profitability, writes Dr Tim Baker
- Westpac human resources chief to retire
Westpac group executive for people, Ilana Atlas, has announced she will retire from the bank in December 2009. Atlas joined Westpac in 2000 as group secretary and general counsel and was appointed group executive, people & performance in 2003.