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Some Thoughts from the World of HR
For many small business owners and managers, the idea of workforce planning conjures up images of complex matrixes of roles, skills and future projects models and they think I’m about to make managing a team into something out of an episode of “the Office”.
Impact HR designed specific processes for a “best practice HR system” consolidating team management and contracts with industry-specific legally compliant documents. The solution is transforming the way early learning service providers implement employment law and…
One reason why White Ribbon Day on 20th November resonates with so many organisations is that whether we know it or not, a woman you know has experienced violence. How can I say that with confidence?
On Wednesday 11th November, we commemorate the lives of those lost during war. The date is significant as at 11am on 11 November 1918, there was a cease fire to allow the Germans and the Allied Troops to negotiate a peace settlement which brought an end to World War I after four years of fighting and millions of deaths. Since 1919, we have observed Remembrance Day to honour the sacrifices made by the soldiers who fought in all conflicts. We offer some suggestions on how you can remember this sombre occasion in your workplace.
Although individuals may sometimes feel like their personal contribution is too small to make a difference, by sharing a team goal such as Planet Ark’s National Recycling Week (Monday 9 to Sunday 15 November 2020) in the office, your team can feel empowered to be part of the solution.
Businesses around the world are participating in Movember this month to increase awareness and raise funds to prevent our fathers, partners, brothers, friends, and work colleagues dying prematurely.
By working together to improve the health and wellbeing of men you’ll receive improved engagement, create a caring culture, and increase productivity across your business.
One of the most historic and prestigious races in Australia, the Melbourne Cup, is one of those events that “stops the nation” and it can also divide it. A well-run Melbourne Cup event can be an amazing winner for your business, but keep in mind that it is not for everyone and feel comfortable to opt out.
As a busy business owner, now is the time when we often become swamped with work requests that are due before Christmas and either planning for the seasonal up-kick or down-turn that accompanies this time of year.
So, is your Business ready for summer? Have you already selected your business bikini and are you ready to hit the beaches?
We are seeing the boundaries between work and home merge more and more, and this may have a negative impact on our wellbeing. Mental Health Week is a great opportunity to bring up important conversations about taking care of ourselves.
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