- 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.
- Earn your stripes
HR professionals face unique challenges when it comes to L&D in a recession. Not only must they ensure the learning needs of all employees are considered, they must also look after themselves. Human Capital explores some cost-effective upskilling options
- Benefiting from the Fair Work Act
Q: I am concerned about the impact the new Fair Work Act may have on our business. It is important that we remain flexible and competitive, so where might the potential opportunities lie in these new arrangements?
- All hail the HR leader of the future
HR leaders of the future will need to exhibit personal proficiency and excel in a specific number of business domains. In the first of a two-part series, Craig Donaldson speaks with Dave Ulrich and other HR gurus from around the world about what the HR leader of the future will look like