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Employment

HR Highlight: ACAPMA  Transfer of Business Guide Released
2 days ago

HR Highlight: ACAPMA Transfer of Business Guide Released

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The decision to buy or sell a business is one that comes with a myriad of considerations and compliance implications.  Key among these are the employment implications for the staff …
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FWO Releases New Fair Work Information Statement
1 week ago

FWO Releases New Fair Work Information Statement

By  •  Employment

It is a requirement that all staff are provided with a copy of the Fair Work Information Statement, which provides a simple summary of the employees rights at work.  This …
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Christmas Eve is a new Public Holiday for QLD
2 weeks ago

Christmas Eve is a new Public Holiday for QLD

By  •  Employment

Late this week Queensland gazetted a new public holiday, a part day from 6pm to midnight on Christmas Eve.  Queensland is not the first to declare the part day public …
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HR Highlight:  Public Holidays…tis the season
2 weeks ago

HR Highlight: Public Holidays…tis the season

December is here.  With it is the reality that Christmas Carols are everywhere, and even the most reserved are putting up their trees and decking the halls.  It also means …
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HR Highlight:  ACAPMA Annual Leave Guide Released
3 weeks ago

HR Highlight: ACAPMA Annual Leave Guide Released

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Correctly calculating and applying annual leave is a complicated, but important, part of engaging permanent staff.  ACAPMA has released the ACAPMA Annual Leave Guide to assist Members with understanding the …
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HR Highlight:  Changes at the workplace – Restructure and Redundancy
1 month ago

HR Highlight: Changes at the workplace – Restructure and Redundancy

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The pressure to remain ‘efficient’ and responsive to changing customer needs and business realities, leads many businesses to review their operating process, technologies and structures.  Upgrading machinery, software or adopting …
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HR Highlight:  Work Events, new ACAPMA Employment Guide Released
1 month ago

HR Highlight: Work Events, new ACAPMA Employment Guide Released

By  •  HR Highlight

From Conferences to Christmas Parties, Work Events are often seen as a reward directed to staff but have the effect of not only amplifying the performance management pressures on the …
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Why more companies are coming forward to admit underpaying staff
1 month ago

Why more companies are coming forward to admit underpaying staff

One of the unwritten rules in any workplace is not to compare salaries.

It can create team disharmony, jealousy and a nightmare for bosses.

But it turns out that bit …
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HR Highlight:  Performance Management Basics – Review or Closure
2 months ago

HR Highlight: Performance Management Basics – Review or Closure

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Managing poor performance in the workplace can be a stressful time for the business as well as for the employee.  This weeks HR Highlight will round out the last few …
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Regulator steering is risky
2 months ago

Regulator steering is risky

Earlier this week, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) released a special report that examined the different pricing behaviours of businesses operating in the Australian retail fuels market during …
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