Discrimination (212 items)

'Narrow focus' resulted in discrimination; "startling" gender pay gap news; and more

An employer's narrow focus on reasonable adjustments resulted in discrimination, a tribunal has found. Meanwhile, new research shows the "startling" difference between salaries of top-tier male and female managers; how Male Champions of Change organisations have progressed gender diversity; and what organisations are doing to counter expected skills gaps. » more »

The new must-have in leadership development; Warning on internships; and more

New reports indicate how employers should embed a culture change focus in leadership development, and the financial benefits of having more women in C-suite roles. Also, the new Sex Discrimination Commissioner chats to HR Daily; an employer has been fined over unpaid internships; a specialist shares tips for more engaging surveys; and more. » more »

Why goals weren't reached in 2015; Warning on zero-tolerance policies; and more

A new study has highlighted the top reasons employees and managers fail to accomplish their intended work. In other research, knowledge and opinions we round up today, an employment lawyer warns against zero-tolerance drug and alcohol policies; a data specialist sets ground rules for predictive analytics; and more. » more »

Annual leave certainty a step closer; plus research on flexible work and much more

> FWC fields feedback on "excessive leave" provisions > Most flexible work goals lack strategy > White-collar workers ready to change jobs > Discrimination remains high despite D&I efforts > New appointment in the HR space > Women let down by career development » more »