PPL scheme benefits questioned

Govt defends leave scheme after PC report suggests diverting $1.5bn to childcare.

Resource sector blasts visa decision

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Rules allowing skilled migrants to be temporarily employed on rigs have been axed in Senate.

The secret to Seek's success

An in-house hackathon and persistent 'paranoia' about its competitors underline the homegrown jobs site's mission to maintain its crown as a digital disruptor.

Secrets of Myer’s mystery man revealed

Andrew Flanagan believed to have duped another company as to his credentials.

Immigration Department strengthens its human capital with cloud computing

HR boss says most federal govt departments are behind the curve in adopting cloud solutions.

How to get the most out of Generation Mobile

Businesses can leverage the transformational power of mobile devices by offering their workers flexibility and connectivity.

Seek's Zhaopin surges on debut

Strong first day of trade in the US for Seek's majority-owned Chinese operation.

Jobseekers are going mobile: Seek

Australia's largest online job search site says more than 50 per cent of visitors access the platform on mobile devices.

Move over Freelancer, Elance-oDesk has landed

The online freelance jobs marketplace is growing exponentially and the recently merged, US-based rival to local start-up success Freelancer has big plans.

Freelancer acquires marketing site Warrior Forum

Online jobs marketplace buys world's largest internet marketing exchange.

Workforce 2020: are you prepared?

Millennials are increasingly defining the workplace, and they want connectivity and flexibility. Here are three things businesses can do to keep up.

Director time limit plan dropped

Council backs away from plan to cap service of independent directors at 9 years.

Rise of the machines... and the HR dilemma

Concern over the influence of ICT on jobs and wages demands a new role for HR managers. Doing nothing is not an option.

KPMG seeks acquisitions, alliances

The firm has bought Australian social media intelligence company SR7 as it seeks alliances with companies at the cutting edge of new technologies.

Finance jobs looking up

The news is getting better for finance professionals this year, according to recruiting firm Robert Walters.

Can India plug its brain drain?

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As a growing number of Indian executives achieve corporate success in the US, questions persist about India's inability to retain its best and brightest.

Govt looking into share schemes

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Coalition to consult on employee share scheme laws for start-ups.

Moelis agrees settlement: report

Investment bank reaches deal with former VP over bullying claims.

How complexity could slay your company

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A consistent corporate strategy, streamlined processes, and the alignment of personal incentives with organisational goals will help companies navigate complex business environments.

TRUenergy in sexual harassment suit

Senior staff member claims she was harassed by former CFO, then fired.