voluntary redundancy vs forced redundancy

Recent Job Losses In Australia [Plus Free Interview On Managing Redundancies]

It’s been a rough few weeks for redundancies and job losses in the Australian labour market.  Today we’re looking at the recent announcements. We’re also sharing another helpful free HRwisdom resource on the right way to handle redundancies. Before we get started, you may also be interested in these other HRwisdom articles (they will open in…

Workplace Bullying E-Learning

Australian Government Gives $20 Million To Combat Workplace Bullying [So Here’s Your Free Workplace Bullying E-Learning Module]

Workplace Bullying is a major problem in all economies.  The Australian Government estimates that workplace bullying costs the national economy over $36 million dollars per year in lost productivity. As a result, the recent Federal Budget allocated over $20 million dollars to the Fair Work Commission so that it could do more in this troublesome…

How To Manage Redundancies

How To Manage Redundancies Without Destroying All Staff Goodwill [Audio Interview]

HRwisdom asked one of its contributors, Jacqui Alder, what was her advice for businesses on how to manage redundancies without destroying all employ goodwill?  Jacqui Alder is a consultant with extensive and diverse experience across Human Resources, change management, organisational development and industrial relations. Jacqui’s experience has been gained across a variety of industry sectors.…