I’m pretty sure that a member of my staff has taken sickies on a few days. How should I handle this?9:01PM | Wednesday, 28 September 2011 | You should handle it head on -- directly, but with research done first.
9:59PM | Tuesday, 27 September 2011 | The favourable working culture of small businesses will aid them in the recruitment battle as the economic picture brightens, according to new research.
9:07PM | Friday, 23 September 2011 | Small businesses still have much to do in developing women in tech-related roles, a leading industry networking group has stressed.
9:50PM | Wednesday, 14 September 2011 | Start-ups have been urged to review their health and safety policies, particularly in relation to home-based workers, ahead of a looming national OH&S regimen next year.
9:00AM | Thursday, 8 September 2011 | Start-ups have been urged to introduce flexibility in the workplace after a major new study found that nearly half of Australian employees are not compensated for the overtime hours they work.
9:41PM | Tuesday, 6 September 2011 | Australian businesses are failing to live up to customer service expectations. Why is this and how can you make sure your start-up survives the customer service test?
9:08PM | Monday, 5 September 2011 | Small businesses should help boost flagging workplace productivity by better utilising employees with disabilities, according to the chief executive of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
8:59PM | Tuesday, 30 August 2011 | The Federal Government has come under pressure to review Australia’s workplace laws, with a small business lobby group claiming that SMEs find the current regime “confusing”.
8:16PM | Wednesday, 24 August 2011 | Driving sales provides growth. But you need to ask whether you’re really the best person to do this?
8:48PM | Tuesday, 23 August 2011 | A great marketer is someone who can drive demand led growth throughout your business.