The transformation of HR

3 keys to HR transformation

Key HR initiatives appear to be striking a balance between people, process and technology, thanks to smart HR investments in initiatives that matter, like streamlining business process and implementing manager self-service, commitment to running the HR function like a business and an effective mix of strategic perspective and operational discipline […]

Winning the War for Talent: How to Attract & Keep the People Who Make Your Business Profitable, by Mandy Johnson

Author: Mandy Johnson Publisher: Wiley RRP: $29.95 This is a book for HR professionals seeking new and different ways to improve the effectiveness of their recruitment processes and capabilities. Drawing on her experience with Flight Centre where she pioneered a new approach to recruitment, author Mandy Johnson outlines the “Highfliers […]

HR should partner with other functions to help solve talent shortages

A 3 step plan for HR to address talent shortages

Four out of ten employers in Australia are experiencing talent shortages, yet one in five are still not pursuing strategies to address such shortages, according to a recent research report. HR is the one function with the expertise and influence to reshape their companies’ talent-base by acting decisively to ensure […]

Gabbie Badman, HR manager at EA. Photographer: Hayden Brotchie

Playing the talent game at EA

The most important key to successful talent management involves knowing and interacting with a business’ people, according to Gabbie Badman, HR manager at global interactive entertainment software company Electronic Arts. With more than 9000 employees worldwide and net revenue of US$3.8 billion last year, Badman says it is critical to […]

SuperStream will change the way employers make superannuation contributions

ATO encourages employers to prepare for SuperStream

The ATO is encouraging employers to prepare for the introduction of SuperStream which will change the way they make superannuation contributions in the future. SuperStream introduces a new standard for all employers which involves making super contributions electronically with linked data and payments. All super contributions are treated in the […]