HR research, reports & books (823 items)







Appeal to clarify personal leave; Aggressive worker's dismissal stands; and more

A decision on employees' personal leave accruals, described as one of the most contentious cases of 2019, is on its way to the High Court. Also in this article: an aggressive employee's dismissal ruling will stand; top HR priorities for 2020; and much more. » more »



Premium skills set for pay rises; Avoiding an underpayments scandal; 'Emotional' work; and more

Developing in-demand soft skills is one way for employees to circumvent Australia's low-pay-growth environment, new research shows. Also in this article, preventing an underpayment scandal; the link between emotional work and absence; and more. » more »


Redeployment offer wasn't "reasonable"; Whistleblower policies; and more

An employer has failed to reduce a worker's redundancy entitlement after offering her a new role that significantly increased her commute times. Also in this article, what constitutes 'meaningful work'; how Coca-Cola Amatil supports employees' chosen charities; and more. » more »