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Workplace bullying may increase during the working-from-home period

 We all know what’s happening in the world right now, but what seems to be hidden, dismissed and less talked about is the resulting...

From bullying victim to founder of Bullyology: Jessica Hickman’s story

Jessica Hickman is a determined advocate for positive change. Having won awards and recognition for her work, she is a dynamic activist in the...

Strong leadership and cultural integrity – the keys to overcoming workplace bullying 

Numerous studies have confirmed that the relationship between an employee and their immediate supervisor is the biggest predictor of staff turnover in a workplace....

Surviving workplace bullying: 5 steps to success

I’m a former victim of extreme workplace bullying. For more than three years, I worked in the global resources industry in Australia, running health and...

Social media rules of engagement for your SMB

A key challenge faced by employees in 2018 is the delineation of boundaries between work and personal lives, brought about by technological mobility. We...

Why every CEO should show kindness at work

Although it's been one week since World Kindness Day (13 Nov), it's important for CEOs to realise that being kind should be an ongoing...

One in two small businesses not prepared for workplace bullies, Employsure research shows

Half of Australia’s small businesses not only lack an action plan to address workplace bullying, they don’t understand the legal requirements, according research undertaken...

Uber flashes headlights on employment laws

Well known ride-sharing app, Uber, has been headlining publications globally as its company policies, CEO and business model are being called into question. Uber’s...

Donald Trump won. What does this outcome mean for business leaders across Australia?

Yesterday, Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States of America. For many, it was an unexpected and alarming result. For others,...

New bullying laws from 1 January ‘14

From January 1 2014, the Fair Work Act will be amended which will for the first time give employees an avenue to take their workplace-bullying claim directly to the Fair Work Commission (FWC).

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Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...