The recent announcement that Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins would lead a national inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces is long overdue.
08 July 2018
How bullies can steer business into toxic turns
When we think of bullying we are often taken back to our school days, when students were preyed upon by what appeared to be lawless social predators.
01 July 2018
How working from home could, well, work
You are about to leave the office for the day, gather your things and start saying goodbye when you mention to a group of colleagues you will be working from home tomorrow.
24 June 2018
Technology no help for the lonely at work
We live in the most technologically connected age, which makes it easier than ever to interact with others.
17 June 2018
If work is a prison, expect low productivity
It's not a stretch to say a significant proportion of people reading this column right now will be part of a group that feels as though they are "doing time" and serving a prison sentence at work.
16 June 2018
Lead the way to the heights of success
A great leader drives a business to succeed beyond what's generally accepted as possible.
10 June 2018
Spotting self-doubters key to productivity
Have you recently been promoted, asked to manage an important project, or handed a new and important workplace responsibility, but feel like you didn't deserve it?
06 June 2018
Mental health stigma is holding back progress
Mental Health Australia's freshly minted report 'Investing to Save' contains some important messages for all Australians when it comes to the mental health and wellbeing of those in the workplace and the broader community.
03 June 2018
Networking doesn't need to be awkward
Have you ever been to a function or event designed to create business or strategic networks, only to find that many staff tend to gather in clusters with people they know and avoid chatting with invited guests?
27 May 2018
A toxic employee can leech a workplace dry
Just like a leech loves nothing more than to suck the blood out of you, a toxic employee can sap the energy right out of your company.