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Fels backs calls to use artificial intelligence as wage-theft detector
3 weeks ago

Fels backs calls to use artificial intelligence as wage-theft detector

Former ACCC chairman Allan Fels has backed calls to use artificial intelligence and data matching to detect wage theft, saying technology should be a key weapon in tackling the “systemic” …
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Awards updated with clarified part day public holiday clauses
1 month ago

Awards updated with clarified part day public holiday clauses

By  •  HR Highlight

Changes to the Award clarify part day public holiday issues, but delay between the Determinations and the Award update means all businesses must carefully review the Determinations to ensure they …
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HR Highlight: ACAPMA  Transfer of Business Guide Released
1 month 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
2 months 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 months 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 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
3 months ago

HR Highlight: Work Events, new ACAPMA Employment Guide Released

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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
3 months 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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