HR

'Earn or learn' while our tax dollars burn

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Canberra's approach to shepherding unemployed youth into work or study faces a challenge in ensuring government subsidies won’t be rorted.

MYOB snaps up payroll firm PayGlobal

Subsidiary of accounting software firm, MYOB Finance NZ, enters into conditional agreement.

McMahon in shock Skilled exit

CEO surprises market with resignation as group reports a 21% slide in FY profit.

Skilled Group FY profit slides

Recruitment and labour hire company seeks to build on a stronger second half in fiscal 2015.

Graduate jobs at 20-year low

Recent graduates finding it harder to get a job than at any time since 90s recession.

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

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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.

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