Staff retention


10 things every start-up leader must do

6:09PM | Monday, 20 June 2011 |  Ten top tips from global serial entrepreneur Tom McKaskill on how start-ups can ensure they get on the path to a million-dollar business.

Shifting the focus to your team

5:28PM | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 |  Retaining such a great team is not easy, however we're making the right moves in regards to retention. BY MICHAEL FOX.

How do I manage my Gen Ys effectively?

1:26PM | Monday, 31 January 2011 |  Gen Y will really respond to being engaged. Barking orders and expecting immediate respect will be a big turn off. Respect from Gen Y is earned not automatic.

Job vacancies open up but volatile market continues

1:15PM | Thursday, 6 January 2011 |  The number of job vacancies rose 3.2% in 2010, with food, transport and logistics experiencing strong demand, according to IPA Recruitment.

Employees prepared to jump ship over bad managers

12:01PM | Friday, 17 December 2010 |  New research shows more than half of employees would quit their job if they had a conflict with their manager.

Job hopping numbers fall

12:00AM | Tuesday, 7 December 2010 |  A new report reveals half of Australia’s workforce is currently looking to change jobs, a drop on levels seen earlier this year.

Thomas Jefferson

12:28AM | Friday, 3 December 2010 |  A mind always employed is always happy.

How many overtime hours are too many?

11:37PM | Monday, 29 November 2010 |  Reasonable additional hours? The word ‘reasonable’ can mean different things to workers and their boss.

Google again sets the standard for employees

10:08PM | Friday, 29 October 2010 |  Google has again been identified by the public as the top place to work, with self-employment coming in third.

Hertz buys start-up car hire firm Flexicar

10:44PM | Friday, 29 October 2010 |  Flexicar CEO to stay on following the Australian start-up's sale to multi-national car hire brand.