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HR Highlight

Awards updated with clarified part day public holiday clauses
1 month ago

Awards updated with clarified part day public holiday clauses

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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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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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HR Highlight:  Performance Management Basics – Review or Closure
3 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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HR Highlight:  Performance Management Basics – Decisions and Documentation
3 months ago

HR Highlight: Performance Management Basics – Decisions and Documentation

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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 expand on the last few …
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HR Highlight: Changes at the workplace, review, restructure and redundancy
4 months ago

HR Highlight: Changes at the workplace, review, restructure and redundancy

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It is the nature of business that, based on the needs of customers and the need for flexibility, that the needs of the business will change over time. All …
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HR Highlight:  Unfair Dismissal, Conciliation Conference
5 months ago

HR Highlight: Unfair Dismissal, Conciliation Conference

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Carrying on the recent HR Highlight series on Unfair Dismissal, this weeks HR Highlight will explore the Conciliation Conference, the point in the unfair dismissal claim process that comes …
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HR Highlight:  Unfair Dismissal, Responding to a Claim
6 months ago

HR Highlight: Unfair Dismissal, Responding to a Claim

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Last weeks HR Highlight explored the concepts of procedural fairness in managing staff issues at work, including where those issues result in termination of employment, see; https://acapmag.com.au/2019/08/hr-highlight-dismissal-what-makes-it-unfair/  .  This week …
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