Blog 2017-10-16T10:12:33+00:00

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1003, 2018

Social Media Policy: A Must-Have

March 10th, 2018|Categories: HR Consulting Services, Training and Development, Workplace Investigations|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

When a Linfox employee made disparaging comments about company managers on his Facebook page, the company fired him for serious misconduct. The employee applied to Fair Work Australia for unfair dismissal. The Commissioner sided with the employee. Why? Because Linfox did not have a policy covering employee use of social media. In the complete

2502, 2018

The Joker

February 25th, 2018|Categories: Training and Development|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Joking and generally having fun at work can increase productivity and employee engagement. It may reduce stress, build harmonious relationships, improve teamwork, promote creativity, aid communication and reduce absenteeism…who would want to miss out on some enjoyable activity at work? But remember the less than hilarious Joker from Batman lore? Described as an anarchist

702, 2018

Turn Lemons into Lemonade – ‘When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.’

February 7th, 2018|Categories: HR Consulting Services, Peer Support Products|Tags: , , |0 Comments

So many quotes and proverbs strike a chord within us. Advising us how to become or stay happy many of these ‘sayings’ have been around for decades, centuries even. This adage, penned over one hundred years ago suggests making sweet and delicious lemonade, after life throws you a sour lemon. It is arresting in