- Employer confidence declines
CONFIDENCE AMONG Australian employers has dropped for the first time in two years, according to a national survey
- Will technology replace recruitment consultants?
How realistic is it that technology will replace the role of a recruitment consultant? I am currently working as a corporate internal recruitment consultant, and with all the noise about technology replacing the role of a recruitment consultant, should I be considering a new career direction?
- HR leaders doubt their influence
HR LEADERS are deepening their partnerships with business, but continue to feel pressures associated with globalisation, changing corporate landscapes and the war for talent
- Wage growth strongest in years
DESPITE TALK of an economic slowdown, salaries have risen by 4.7 per cent over the past 12 months – the highest movement in more than three years
- Ergon Energy: plugging the skills gap
Up until 2004 Ergon Energy was feeling the effects of the skills shortage in the energy industry. Over the past four years, however, they have introduced a number of initiatives which have eased the issue. Sarah O’ Carroll reports
- Making myself marketable
I am a senior HR consultant who is considering leaving my current employer. What do you see as the key HR trends and skills currently in demand, and how can I leverage these to make myself more marketable?