Businesses rely on manpower to fuel their expansion. In turn, business growth feeds productivity and GDP. Employees are a business’s biggest asset, so it’s crucial that businesses have access to a diverse pool of qualified talent.
On a surface level, it may not seem like an individual’s marital status will impact their job search, but this is not the always the case. Although an employer is not allowed to ask a question about a potential employee's marital status (amongst other personal questions), whether or not they are married could play a big role in finding work simply based the flexibility that they may have over somebody that is married.
Learn more about mediation skills that can help you to diffuse conflicts, forge agreements between colleagues and make you an effective conflict resolver in the workplace
Part one of this three-part series about essential tips and tricks to help you become a mediator in your own workplace
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In an age when the workplace has already gone digital, how can we fully adopt digital HR and transform our firms to make them future-ready?
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HRD takes a look at the circumstances in which it's okay to ask an employee to resign, and the potential pitfalls to watch out for
A viral letter claiming harassment had catalysed the decision
Employers must ensure the health of their staff isn’t compromised in the post-Christmas era