Deborah Peppard - HR Director
When it comes to workplace events that produce resentment and anxiety, few score higher than the big annual performance review. This dreaded process is a relic of the industrial age and in today’s world of working, getting feedback once a year no longer serves a purpose. It comes as a verdict, a judgment, whereas the intention needs to be course-correcting.
On Friday 19 June 2020, the Fair Work Commission handed down its latest decision regarding the National Minimum Wage. With the impact to business by COVID-19, the application of the increase has been varied with different industries set to apply the increases at different times. As an employer, you need to be across these changes and how they apply to your business.
It is with great relief that Covid-19 imposed restrictions are starting to lift across the nation. Kids are back at school and moving back to sport, cinemas are opening up, you can sit down in a café and you can get back to camping and use shared facilities. But what about getting your team back into the workplace?
Each state is at a different stage based on how they are managing Covid-19 and how it has been transmitted within communities. So let’s take a look…
Danielle Stone - HR Professional
So this happened……
As a trained and accredited drug and alcohol tester, I am often asked by a range of clients to attend their worksites for the purposes of facilitating random drug testing.
Since COVID-19 came crashing into town studies have shown that there has been a significant increase in the Australian public using illegal drugs, prescription medication and alcohol to assist them to cope with COVID-19 related anxiety, negativity, stress and the ever changing environment
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