Flexible & off-site work (191 items)

Productivity and equity the dual focus of FW Act review

More certainty around public holiday penalty rates, harmonised long-service leave provisions, and broader rights to request flexible work are among the recommendations of the Fair Work Act review's report. In this article, review panellist Ron McCallum outlines some of the key proposals that - if enacted - are likely to impact on employers. » more »









Webcast: How to handle flexible work requests

Employees with children have a right to request flexible working arrangements. Do you know how to manage and respond to them? This presentation explains:

  • Employers' Fair Work Act obligations, and how they interact with parental leave entitlements and anti-discrimination laws;
  • The implications of failing to comply with the flexibility provisions, and how you can avoid them; and
  • What to include in a flexible working arrangements policy, and how to communicate relevant procedures to employees.
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